Episode 41 - Plant for the Future! Part 1
Dr. Kevin Cody discusses the importance of regional food system sustainability and how UNC can better collaborate with local farms.
July 17, 2018
Episode 40 - A Songbird's Story
Dr. Lauryn Benedict discusses the complexity of bird songs and how female birds are contributing to science!
July 09, 2018
Episode 39 - Learning through Games!
Dr. Matthew Farber discusses the historical relevance of Game-Based Learning and innovative teaching methods for effective learning.
July 02, 2018
Episode 38 - A Humble Farewell
On this episode of Bear in Mind, President Kay Norton discusses her role as president of UNC, and her takeaways after a 16-year tenure.
June 25, 2018
Episode 37 – Active Kids Do Better! Part III
On this episode of Bear in Mind, UNC alumni Veronica Adams shares her passion about physical activity and physical education as well as her experience in UNC’s Master’s in Arts and Teaching (MAT) graduate program.
June 19, 2018
Episode 36 – Active Kids Do Better! Part II
On this episode of Bear in Mind, Dr. Brian Dauenhauer discusses UNC’s Master’s in Arts and Teaching (MAT) graduate program as well as Bear P.A.W. (Physical Activity Week), a half-day-camp for children in the Greeley community.
June 11, 2018
Episode 35 - Active Kids Do Better! Part I
On this episode of Bear in Mind, Dr. Russell Carson discusses UNC's role in physical activity promotion and the importance of promoting healthy and active kids in schools.
June 05, 2018
Episode 34 – Critical Kashmir. Part II
On this episode of Bear in Mind, Dr. Ather Zia discusses the growing Kashmiri scholarship and art, as well as her recently published book, Resisting Occupation in Kashmir.
May 29, 2018
Episode 33 – Critical Kashmir. Part I
On this episode of Bear in Mind, Dr. Ather Zia discusses the complex and violent history between Kashmir, India, and Pakistan.
May 25, 2018
Episode 32 – Cumbres! A Community for Learners
On this episode of Bear in Mind, Dr. Aldo Romero discusses Cumbres, a teacher preparation and support program for UNC Latina/o students.
April 13, 2018
Episode 31 – Expedition to Educate! A Look into UNC Study Abroad
On this episode of Bear in Mind, Dr. Karen Barton discusses the impact study abroad programs have on students, as well as her upcoming expedition to Nepal.
April 03, 2018
Episode 30 – History of Rock and Roll
On this episode of Bear in Mind, Dr. Frank Cook discusses the unique and international background behind rock and roll.
March 20, 2018
Episode 29 – The Power of Research Ethics
On this episode of Bear in Mind, Dr. Maria Lahman discusses UNC’s Institutional Review Board (IRB) and ethical dilemmas in social science research.
March 07, 2018
Episode 28 – Times Are A Changin’! Gerontology in the Workplace
On this episode of Bear in Mind, Dr. Susan Collins discusses the stereotypes and evidence-based advantages of cross-generational work environments.
February 19, 2018
About the Podcast
Bear in Mind is a regular podcast produced by the University of Northern Colorado offering insights on issues of local or national importance featuring UNC faculty, staff and alumni voices.
of graduating seniors would recommend UNC
(and 90% feel satisfied with their overall college experience)