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Faculty Author's Book Details History of Underage Marriages

A new book by University of Northern Colorado faculty author Nicholas Syrett examines the history of underage marriage in the United States.


NSF Awards Grant to Researchers to Study ‘Flipped Learning’ Model

A project that received a national grant will uniquely bring together an educational psychologist and chemistry education researcher for a multi-institutional study of the "flipped learning" teaching model.


UNC Emeritus Professor Earns Fulbright Specialist Award to Poland

University of Northern Colorado Emeritus Professor Bob Brunswig has received a second Fulbright Specialist award to return to Poland to finalize a joint Polish-American archaeology project at Europe's oldest university.


UNC Professor Publishes Book about Black Slaves of Ottoman Empire

Africana Studies Professor George Junne recently published what is believed to be the first complete history of a group of black slaves who became powerful figures in court politics during the height of the Ottoman Empire.


UNC Researchers Awarded $300,000 Grant for Teacher Leadership Project

The National Science Foundation has awarded a $300,000 grant to UNC Mathematics faculty Jodie Novak and Frieda Parker for a pilot project to implement and evaluate a teacher leader development model for improving STEM education. Novak and Parker will employ a two-tier model, similar to the approach used in management, that will include professional development for elementary math teachers.


UNC Selected for Civic Health and Equity Initiative

The University of Northern Colorado has been selected to participate in an initiative to better assess how colleges and universities impact the civic health of local communities they anchor.


UNC Awarded $41,000 Federal Grant for Scholarships

The University of Northern Colorado was recently awarded a $41,000 grant by the U.S. Department of Education to provide scholarships to students majoring in Early Childhood Education and Early Childhood Special Education.The grant is part of the federal Race to...


UNC to Study Effectiveness of School, Industry Partnerships

The University of Northern Colorado's Education Innovation Institute is partnering on a statewide STEM initiative to measure the impact of industry and school partnerships.


State Recognizes UNC Faculty with Lifetime Achievement Award

University of Northern Colorado's Stuart Omdal has been named the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Colorado Association of Gifted and Talented and the Colorado Department of Education's Office of Gifted Education.


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