From the Bear Network
August 03, 2023
Theatre Major and Diversity Advocate Lands Prestigious Internship
UNC Theatre Education and Theatre Studies student, Evette Srouji, is dynamic to say the least. Having served on student advisory boards, a student group dedicated to promoting diversity and equity on and off stage, among others, she is dedicated to trailblazing for the next generation of UNC students. This summer, she became the first UNC student to be selected as the Colorado Shakespeare Festival Theatre Management intern.
August 08, 2021
Alumnus Named Greeley Philharmonic's Music Director
The Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra (GPO) has enthusiastically welcomed Lowell Graham, DMA, a 1970 and 1971 University of Northern Colorado alumnus and Greeley native, as its new music director. Learn more about Graham and get a preview of what’s coming up for the GPO for the 2021-2022 season.
February 11, 2019
Alumna's Gift Brings a Bit of Broadway to Spring Musical
Musical Theater students are busy preparing to present the spring musical Beauty and The Beast March 1 - 2. Find out how a special gift from Dana Cohenour '81 and her husband Jason provided these students with an opportunity to learn from one of Broadway's best in the process.
February 04, 2019
Arts Alumna Opens Campus Commons Gallery with "Constructs and Confines"
UNC Arts Alumna Jessica Forrestal '14 is making her mark on the brand new Campus Commons Gallery as the inaugural Artist in Residence. Learn more about her immersive installation "Constructs and Confines" which will be on display in the Commons until March 30, 2019.
February 07, 2018
Alumni Spark the Love of and Skills for Theatre in Colorado Youth
UNC theatre alumni Andre Rodriguez '09, '13 and Cashelle Butler '14 share their career insight and love of theatre and UNC with the Denver Center for the Performing Arts Teen Company.
July 14, 2017
Public Health Meets Public Art
UNC's Colorado School of Public Health alumna Rachel Freeman, MPH ’14, is making her mark in public health. She is part of a team that includes famed alumni artist Armando Silva BA '10, that has recently transformed the exterior wall of a vacant building in northern Colorado into a colorful statement of health advocacy.
July 07, 2017
Alumna Alison Vasquez Returns to Pay It Forward
Alison Vasquez's '09 return to campus this summer as a guest director for LTR turned out to pay forward and give back more than she ever expected. Back on campus directing the summer production of "Simply Simone," Vasquez says returning to UNC has been life-changing.
April 04, 2017
Cunniffe and Sherrow Jazz Recordings
As students, UNC alumni Tom Cunniffe '89 and Eric Sherrow '86 recorded many of the university's annual jazz festival performances. These recordings are now available through the UNC Music Library.