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FEBRUARY 2014
E-NEWS FOR UNC ALUMNI AND FRIENDS
 
IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Research Rocks
Sometimes, the path to the future can open up in front of you when you least expect it. For UNC geology major Miles Wentland, that path was dusty and rocky, and stretched out under the wide blue sky of Wyoming's Big Horn Basin.

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Miles Wentland
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Bride and groom

Sealed with a Kiss at UNC
Did you meet your sweetheart at UNC? Send us your best "UNC couple" photos for a special Valentine's Day Facebook gallery. Email submissions to dan.rosplock@unco.edu by Feb. 13. 

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Laura Nemeth

Mission of Mercy 
How far can a degree from UNC take you? Laura Nemeth's nursing degree took her all the way to Africa to work on the Africa Mercy, the world's largest charity medical ship. She shares her story in the Alumni Association Bear Den blog. 

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Lake County High School Teacher Karl Remsen

Turning Education Upside Down 
Step into Karl Remsen's high school algebra class and you'll see active, engaged learners benefiting from the "flipped learning" method, an approach he's applied with the help of UNC's Mathematics and Science Teaching Institute outreach coordinator Jerry Overmyer.

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UNIVERSITY NEWS
ACADEMICS
UNC Freshman's Company Selected as Finalist in MCB Entrepreneurial Challenge
UNC Professor’s Book Examines Anti-History Threat in U.S. Classrooms
Band Director Named to Colorado Music Educators Association Hall of Fame
More Academic News
ALUMNI
Food, Fun and Men's Basketball at Alumni Night at The Dugout Feb. 13
Help Us Celebrate 2013-14 UNC Athletics Hall of Fame Class Feb. 28
Get Creative, Get Healthy! Balance Your Life with Art March 13 in Loveland 
More Alumni News
ATHLETICS
USF's Ayo Taylor-Dixon Named Senior Associate Athletic Director   
Football: Bears Add 28 Players on National Signing Day (Includes Video)
Baseball: Bears Get Ready for First Year of WAC Competition (Video Story)
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