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Alumni from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences have gone on to pursue higher degrees or professional careers in a number of fields, contributing to the successes of our communities around the globe. Connect with other alumni through the Bear Network.

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences relies on alumni and friends for financial support to provide much needed scholarships, special programs, and technology to enhance student learning and facility improvements.


Are you an alumnus/a?

Tell us your story!

  • What have you done with your degree from UNC?
  • What was the highlight of your time as a UNC Bear?
  • Who was your most influential professor – or most influential class – and why?
  • What advice do you have for students just beginning their college career?


Bears Go Big #MaybeYoureOneofUs

UNC Bears go out into the world to do BIG and significant work. These are their (HSS) stories. Learn more about UNC’s nearly 150,000 outstanding alumni at http://www.unco.edu/alumni/.

Flor Varela, Spanish '13

Flor Varela, Teacher, Greeley Central High School

J. Ely Corliss, Communication Studies '12

Ely Corliss, Owner, Moxi Theater

Maria Henderson, Journalism '12

Maria Henderson, Ecommerce Director, The Levy Group

Tangier Barnes Wright, Africana Studies '05

Tangier Barnes Wright, Director of Transportation Programs, Groundwork Colorado