Kay Norton

University of Northern Colorado President Kay Norton announced during her annual State of the University address, that she will retire as president at the end of June. Highlighting both university opportunities and challenges, President Norton shared why she was proud to lead the university and looks forward to helping recruit UNC's next leader. [READ FULL POST]

student bianca acosta at CUE

Bears take care of Bears, and being part of the Bear community means, no matter where you are, you’re never without a helping hand when you need it most. When student Bianca Acosta suffered extensive damage to her home and faced the impossible choice to either drop out of school to afford to fix it or stay in school and risk homelessness with her 10-year-old daughter, her UNC network took action to help. We asked Bianca to share her story. [READ FULL POST]

Shawn Tebben

Shawn Tebben is the inaugural Allen McConnell Endowed Chair in Accounting for the Kenneth W. Monfort College of Business and will join the Accounting faculty this fall. Her 10-year life goal to teach college realized, Tebben kicks off her time at UNC with gratitude to professor Allen McConnell and UNC’s generous donors to the Allen McConnell Endowed Chair. [READ FULL POST]

Campaign for UNC

With the Campaign for UNC in full swing, momentum is building in support of student success and other university priorities. Thank you to the generous donors who made contributions during the 2016-2017 year. [READ FULL POST]

Appreciation Week

UNC is one of those places that carries a special place in your heart. And so often our fondest memories are tied to a person – a friend, a favorite professor, or beloved team coach. It’s these uncommon bonds that help us manage the up’s and down’s of college and ultimately succeed at UNC. Recognize and honor those who made your UNC experience special during Appreciation Week April 10-14, 2017. [READ FULL POST]

Campaign kick-off Honored Alumni Award

The Campaign for UNC kicked off with fun and flare during the 2017 Honored Alumni Celebration on March 25, 2017. The $45 million campaign will raise funds for Campus Commons, scholarships, faculty development, research and programs. [READ FULL POST]

Construction update

Campus Commons construction is underway thanks in large part to the generous donors who support the vision of improved student success, community connections and a new showcase for UNC arts. UNC Student Advancement Ambassador Jenny gives a quick behind the fence update for March construction. [READ FULL POST]