Visiting Scholar Available for Presentation
October 11, 2019 — The UNC Graduate Student Association (GSA) is searching for any campus groups interested in having Nikki Seymour come and speak on her research and/or areas of expertise. She is a Colorado State University (CSU) Geosciences doctoral student that studies how the Earth's tectonic plates move.
From the President: Winter Weather Updates
October 9, 2019 — Given the weather forecast, it seems like we might just skip fall altogether. As I approach my second Colorado winter, I thought it would be helpful to review how and when decisions are made about the operations of the university, including closures and late openings.
UNC Trustees Approve Resolution for Higher Ed Funding
September 23, 2019 — The University of Northern Colorado Board of Trustees approved a resolution in support of Proposition CC during a special meeting to consider the action Monday, Sept. 23.
UNC Students Attend Marketing Conference in Boston
September 19, 2019 — Nine students from the University of Northern Colorado’s Monfort College of Business were selected by their faculty to attend a recent marketing conference in Boston.
Update on Strategic Enrollment and Student Success Efforts
September 13, 2019 — We hope the academic year has started well for you. Today, we share an update on the campus wide Strategic Enrollment and Student Success efforts initiated last spring. The SESS project collected information through interviews, document review and meetings with the steering team while also utilizing recommendations from the Task Force work last fall.
Recap: UNC Trustees Meeting
September 9, 2019 — President Andy Feinstein kicked off Friday's Board of Trustees meeting with updates on the Aims2UNC program, the Capital Development Committee's visit to UNC, preliminary fall enrollment numbers, strategic planning and organizational design work.
SOAR Office and Academic Probation Advising Updates
September 4, 2019 — SOAR, formerly known as Major Exploration and Academic Probation (MEAP), has several updates regarding who the office serves and how academic probation advising is handled at UNC.
New Divisions, Name Changes, Office Locations
August 17, 2019 — Read about new divisions and units as well as changes to office names and locations at UNC.
Need-to-Know Resources for Employees
August 16, 2019 — If you have new employees starting work this month, the UNC Card Office, Information Management and Technology and Facilities Management offer the following suggestions to help make the process go smoothly.
UNC Bands Alumni Reunion Brings Alumni to Campus
July 9, 2019 — The third UNC Bands Alumni Reunion will bring over 150 University of Northern Colorado alumni back to campus for a Concerts Under the Stars performance at UNC’s Garden Theatre at 8 p.m. Sunday, July 21.
UNC New Hires, June 2019
July 1, 2019 — The following new faculty and staff were welcomed as members of the UNC community in June 2019.
COEBS Programs Earn National Accreditation
May 21, 2019 — Three programs in UNC’s College of Education and Behavioral Sciences successfully received national accreditation this spring.
UNC-Backed Bill Signed into Law
May 14, 2019 — University of Northern Colorado staff in March testified in support of a bill that Gov. Polis signed into law this week that expands state financial aid to eligible undocumented students.
UNC New Hires, May 2019
May 2, 2019 — The following new faculty and staff were welcomed as members of the UNC community in May 2019.
Preliminary 2020 Budget Now Available; Attend Tuesday's Forum
April 29, 2019 — As promised in an April 17 campus announcement, a draft of the fiscal year 2020 budget can now be downloaded as a PDF. It provides a summary of next year's budget and details cost savings identified this year.
Physical Education Students Win Numerous Awards
April 29, 2019 — Three students from the University of Northern Colorado School of Sport and Exercise Science's Physical Education program were recognized for their achievements as students in the teaching field.
West Campus Demonstration April 8-9
April 8, 2019 — An anti-abortion demonstration Monday and Tuesday staged by a group unaffiliated with UNC will include visual displays on the lawn west of McKee Hall.
Trustees Approve Tenure for Incoming Provost
March 11, 2019 — University of Northern Colorado trustees officially welcomed their newest board member and elected officers in addition to granting department-approved tenure for UNC’s incoming provost at the board’s regularly scheduled meeting Friday, March 8.
UNC New Hires, January 2019
February 5, 2019 — The following new faculty and staff were welcomed as members of the UNC community in January 2019.
UNC President Andy Feinstein Presents University Cost Savings
January 30, 2019 — During a follow-up cost-savings presentation to campus Tuesday, University of Northern Colorado President Andy Feinstein shared the university-wide options and the division-level cost-saving model that are under consideration to eliminate the $10 million structural deficit by fiscal year 2021 — the first step toward strategically investing in the future and “moving the institution forward.”
Trustees Approve Revisions to Board Policy Manual
January 30, 2019 — UNC Board of Trustees on Friday approved amending the section of the Board Policy Manual that covers conflict of interest on Jan. 24, 2019.
Fall 2018 Research Evening Award Winners
January 4, 2019 — Research Evening provides UNC graduate students the opportunity to present their projects from research classes. Participating graduate students are also eligible for the Hutchinson-Lahman Research Award.
Trustees Approve Updates to Academic Programs, Pass Resolution
November 16, 2018 — UNC’s Board of Trustees on Friday approved updating two academic programs: one that consolidates foreign language fields of study for undergraduates, and another that replaces an existing graduate track for teacher candidates.
President’s Council Delves into Cost-Saving Options
October 23, 2018 — The President’s Leadership Council continued its work on potential cost-saving measures at its Oct. 22 meeting. The council has identified 13 options to explore and will be discussing advantages, disadvantages, and financial implications of each in the coming weeks.
UNC Trustees Adopt Resolution Opposing Ballot Measure
October 19, 2018 — University of Northern Colorado Board of Trustees approved a resolution opposing Proposition 112 during a special meeting Oct. 19.
President’s Leadership Council Update: Task Forces Seek Campus Involvement
September 26, 2018 — President’s Leadership Council members discussed the efforts of three task forces convened by Interim Provost Theo Kalikow and began work on an inventory of potential cost-saving measures at the Council’s Sept. 24 meeting.
UNC Faculty Bookshelf 2018-19
September 18, 2018 — Check out some recently published books by UNC faculty members during the 2018-19 academic year.
Controlled Gas Flaring Possible Near Bishop-Lehr
September 13, 2018 — Starting at about 8 a.m. Monday and Tuesday (Sept. 17-18), Atmos Energy crews and contractors may conduct controlled natural gas flaring at intersections in Greeley as part of routine maintenance to pipelines in the area.
Emergency Alert System to be Tested Sept. 19
September 11, 2018 — A test of UNC's Emergency Alert Messaging System will be conducted on Wednesday, Sept. 19. The test message will be sent to UNC email accounts, text-enabled campus phones, subscribed cell phones (text and voice messages) and campus emergency poles.