From the Bear Network
Share a Note of Congratulations
In response to the university's coronavirus prevention efforts, the 2020 Honored Alumni Ceremony is canceled but we can still celebrate this year's honorees. Help UNC celebrate the 2020 Honored Alumni by sharing a note of congratulations. Don't let your fellow Bears go unrecognized.
March 12, 2020
Wrestler Aims to Put Greeley on the Map
District 6 graduate Andrew Alirez never had much of a choice about whether he would be a wrestler, but he did have options about where to compete at the college level. UNC’s program and head coach made that decision easy.
January 10, 2020
Alumni Volunteer at Fall Career Events
Thanks to the generosity of many alumni volunteers, UNC students had the opportunity to gain valuable insight and build their Bear Network at a number of professional events this fall.
December 05, 2019
Blue and Gold Gratitude: Bears Say ‘Thanks’ During Appreciation Week
A flood of bright gold cards are making their way to every corner of campus, lifting spirits along the way. The cards are a tradition of UNC’s annual Appreciation Week, recognizing everything from the campus squirrels to dining services and our exceptional faculty and staff.
May 08, 2019
UNC Welcomes New President
The University of Northern Colorado welcomes President Andy Feinstein to campus as the institution's 13th president. President Feinstein follows retired president Kay Norton. Learn more about President Feinstein and the opportunities to meet him this summer and fall.
July 09, 2018
33rd Annual Teacher Employment Days Aims to Fill Teacher Shortage
UNC's spring Teacher Employment Days welcomed alumni and recruiters from as far away as Hawaii, to campus in an effort to fill much needed teaching positions in school districts across the country.
April 06, 2018
Career Support from the Bear Network
As a Bear, your career after UNC can take you anywhere. And, like many UNC alumni, you might be considering a career transition. Whether you're making a career change or launching a new one, you may be wanting to explore new options, add a new skill or navigating a job search in a new location. Your UNC Alumni Association has the newest tools and resources to help support your career development.
February 10, 2018
2018 Honored Alumni
The University of Northern Colorado has proudly announced the 2018 Honored Alumni.
January 02, 2018
Summer Events and the Season of Networking
Can a summertime social lead to professional success? It might be a bit of a stretch to claim that a social interaction can make or break an individual’s career prospects, but savvy networkers know that social interactions are integral to effective network building - and that includes events during the summer season.
July 06, 2017
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