Nine Tips for Event Networking
Networking can seem like a daunting experience, especially when you don’t feel you have the tools necessary to be successful, or you haven’t experienced the true value of networking first-hand. A big part of successful networking is the time you put into preparing for an event, your attitude and demeanor at an event, and your follow-up afterward. Plan-ahead and put your network to work with these nine easy tips.
July 06, 2017
A Post from the Past
One cent. That’s all it used to take to send a post card in 1928, at time when UNC was still known as the Colorado State Teachers College. Connecting mementos from UNC's past to its present is one of the less known roles of the UNC Alumni Association. But in the halls and offices of the Judy Farr Center - the alumni association's home - you'll find many of the photos, yearbooks and class memories that help tell UNC's story.
June 23, 2017
Alumni data tells story of outcomes and career readiness
When it comes to alumni - data can make a difference. The annual alumni survey is scheduled to go out this summer and responses will inform student outcomes, program improvement and value of a UNC education.
June 06, 2017
Bears Travel in Business Class
You don't need your passport to follow the international travels of UNC students this summer. Connect with Facebook and student blogs to track the Monfort College of Business International Business and Culture class as they spend five weeks learning the business practices and cultures of European communities.
June 06, 2017
Summertime Center for Career Readiness
Don't let the down time of summer stop you from planning your next career move. Access summertime career resources and programs available through your Bear Network. The offices of alumni relations and Center for Career Readiness are here to help you succeed this summer!
May 25, 2017
Congratulations Class of 2017
Congratulations Class of 2017! Celebrate your accomplishment and include connections with the UNC Alumni Association in your 'what's next' plans.
May 08, 2017
Hudson directs career toward small business community
A college course in small business counseling put alumna Lisa Hudson '10 on her career path and today she serves as the state's youngest SBDC network director.
May 07, 2017
Who are you grateful for at UNC?
UNC is one of those places that carries a special place in your heart. And so often our fondest memories are tied to a person – a friend, a favorite professor, or beloved team coach. It’s these uncommon bonds that help us manage the up’s and down’s of college and ultimately succeed at UNC. Recognize and honor those who made your UNC experience special during Appreciation Week April 10-14, 2017.
April 05, 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.
April 04, 2017
Campaign kicks off with fun and flare
The Campaign for UNC kicked off with fun and flare during the 2017 Honored Alumni Celebration on March 25, 2017. The $45 million campaign will raise funds for Campus Commons, scholarships, faculty development, research and programs.
April 03, 2017
Campus Commons Construction is Underway
Campus Commons construction is underway thanks in large part to the generous donors who support the vision of improved student success, community connections and a new showcase for UNC arts. UNC Student Advancement Ambassador Jenny gives a quick behind the fence update for March construction.
March 13, 2017