From the Bear Network
Alumna and Community Leader Chairs Denver Chamber
Alumna Denise Burgess '82 shares her insight into a career after college and the role she now fills as a business owner and Chair of the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce.
February 09, 2018
From Sociology to Financial Services
UNC alumnus Ashley Torgerson shares how he made his way from a sociology degree to a career in financial services, working for companies like JP Morgan Chase and Charles Schwab.
February 09, 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.
February 07, 2018
On the Occasion of the Marcus Garvey Cultural Center 35th Anniversary
Alumnus Neil Diamond Williams shares an open letter in celebration of the Marcus Garvey Cultural Center 35th Anniversary, a center that he helped found as a student in 1983.
January 23, 2018
2018 Honored Alumni
The University of Northern Colorado has proudly announced the 2018 Honored Alumni.
January 02, 2018
Alumnae Address Fall 2017 Graduates
Alumnae Becky Safarik '74, '75 and Paula Sherlock '71 delivered the keynote addresses to the newest class of UNC alumni during the Fall 2017 graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremonies respectively. 844 students graduated during the ceremonies held December 8-9, 2017 in the Bank of Colorado Arena.
December 11, 2017
2018 Colorado Teacher of the Year
Congratulations to 2003 education alumna Christina Gillette Randall named the 2018 Colorado Teacher of the Year.
October 31, 2017
What Does Student Success Look Like?
As UNC's student body grows, its commitment to supporting students and providing necessary services must evolve. Meet Stephanie Torrez, the university leader - and alumna - who is setting the strategy and direction for the future of student success.
September 11, 2017
Alumni and Friends Welcome the Class of 2021
Thank you to the many alumni and Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper for sharing your words of welcome with the incoming class of UNC Bears.
August 22, 2017
Successful Honored Alumni Nominations Include:
When choosing the newest class of Honored Alumni, the selection committee looks for the most qualified nominees—but what does “most qualified” actually mean? Successful nominations almost always include a moving story of success while maintaining a relationship with UNC.
August 07, 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 14, 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.
July 07, 2017