Donor & Campaign Events

As a UNC donor, you are invited to participate in special events which recognize your contributions to the university and provide you access to the programs and people supported by your philanthropy. We hope you'll be able to join us at one of these upcoming events.

Please ensure that your contact information is updated in order to receive the latest news and event invitations.

Shawn Tebben

McConnell Chair Reception

Welcome Shawn Tebben to UNC and the Monfort College of Business on September 19. Professor Tebben will be the first person to hold the Allen McConnell Distinguished Chair in Accounting, bringing more than 30 years of accounting experience into the classroom at UNC.

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Campaign for UNC: Portland

Campaign for UNC: Portland

Portland is home to a strong network of Bears, and we're committed to tying you back to the success and experience of students on campus. On October 5, we're gathering alumni, donors, and friends to connect with one another and hear about the exciting next steps for your university.

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Echo Art Exhibit Reception

Giving Societies Event

Members of UNC's Giving Societies are invited to view Echo, on exhibit in the Mariani Gallery, and meet artist Dylan Gebbia-Richards prior to his public artist talk on Thursday, October 12. This exclusive complimentary reception gives donors a chance to talk to Gebbia-Richards about the exhibit and his work. Please plan to stay for the artist talk at 5 p.m. to hear more.

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Save the Date

Leaving Your Legacy

Planned Giving helps you meet your personal, financial and estate planning goals. If you've been considering leaving a gift to UNC in your will, this event will help you learn what types of assets make the best planned gifts and how to make a gift that provides tax benefits and even life income. Join us for the informational and interactive panel during Homecoming weekend.

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Honored Alumni

Each year UNC honors some of our most distinguished and generous alumni with the Honored Alumni Awards. There's still time to nominate an outstanding Bear in your network who has been generous with their time and philanthropy. The 2018 nomination period is  open through October 1, 2017. Honorees will be recognized during a ceremony on March 24, 2018.

Submit a Nomination


Recent Donor Events

If you missed a recent event and would like to learn more or want to be invited to a future event, please contact the campaign staff at 970-351-2551 or

  • July 15, 2017 - Campaign for UNC in Los Angeles, CA
  • March 28, 2017 - Telephone Town Hall
  • March 25, 2017 - Honored Alumni Ceremony & Campaign Kick-Off
  • March 25, 2017 - Volunteer Leadership Summit
  • November 16-17, 2016 - Denver Road Shows with President Norton
  • October 22, 2016 - Campus Commons Groundbreaking
  • April 9, 2016 - Volunteer Leadership Summit
  • April 2, 2016 - Honored Alumni Ceremony
  • September 10, 2015 - Alumni Association 50th Anniversary Past Board Celebration