The Power of Humanities in Connecting a Community
Alumnus Jamar Rahming '06 serves as the Executive Director of the Wilmington Library Institute in Wilmington, D.E. Reflecting on his UNC education, Rahming believes the power of humanities is helping his library build social cohesion in his community.
May 10, 2022
Alumnus and Filmmaker Jonathan Martin Shares his Advice and Experience
UNC alumnus and filmmaker Jonathan Martin '' shares his UNC experience, career advice and insight into his new film the Confrontation Project.
May 10, 2021
“What Everybody Can Do Is Educate Themselves”
For Black History Month, Rico Wint '08 shares his perspective on his identity, his work with young Black men, and his ongoing involvement with his alma mater.
February 09, 2021
Alumni Gift Time, Wisdom Via Virtual Panels
This fall, with COVID-19 forcing events to take place virtually, UNC's alumni generously gave of their time via virtual Alumni Career Panels. Here's some of the wisdom they shared.
December 07, 2020
Introducing Jason Alvine, New Voice of the Bears
Jason Alvine '02 is back with the Bears. The former UNC women's basketball announcer is starting a new season behind the mic as the newest Voice of the Bears, calling football and men’s basketball home games.
October 12, 2020
Bears Hire Bears: Finding Your "In"
Bears Hire Bears Weekly Recap (June 29-July3): Beginning a job search may feel daunting, whether it’s the first time for a recent college graduate or a mid-career transition for a more experienced professional. Once you’ve begun the process and narrowed down your search to a target profession or company, you’re likely to ask, “How do I get my 'in'?”
July 09, 2020
Bears Hire Bears: In-Demand Degrees & Transportable Skills
Bear Hire Bears Weekly Recap (June 20-27): Conversations with fellow Bears address the importance of transportable skills, a quality education, and leveraging your network in a COVID-19 job market.
July 02, 2020
Bear Network: Making the Most of LinkedIn
Your UNC Alumni Association is hosting FREE Virtual Bear Network Connections. In this event, alumna and UNC Alumni Association board member Jasmine Jones '17 provides recent graduates with insight and tips on presenting professionally and leveraging the Bear Network on LinkedIn in support of your career.
June 26, 2020
Bears Hire Bears: Building Social Capital
Bear Hire Bears Weekly Recap (June 7-13): Conversations with fellow Bears addresses the importance of building social capital, leveraging existing networks, and having patience in a COVID-19 job market.
June 15, 2020
Bear Network: Leveraging Your Bear Network
Your UNC Alumni Association is hosting FREE Virtual Bear Network Connections. In this event, alumnus and UNC Alumni Association board member Quinston Daugherty '97, '00 provides tips on growing your network, and engaging fellow alumni in your city or industry in support of your career.
June 11, 2020
Bears Hire Bears: Hustle, Grind, and Reach Out!
Bear Hire Bears Weekly Recap (June 1-5): Conversations with fellow Bears addresses the importance of hustling, grinding, reaching out proactively and having an openness to pivot industries when opportunities arise.
June 08, 2020
Bears Hire Bears Summer Outreach Aims to Help Class of 2020
Bear Hire Bears Weekly Recap (May 25-29, 2020): A conversation with a HESAL alumnus and messages with highered professionals, shine light on transferability of careers between industries; plus virtual events and alumni email intros for recent grads.
June 01, 2020