UNC's 13th Annual Adopt-A-Spot Program
February 4, 2021 — UNC's Adopt-A-Spot Program started in 2008 with the goal of fostering civic engagement and campus pride. This year, participants are needed to continue the tradition of campus beautification.
2021 A.M. and Jo Winchester Distinguished Scholar Announced
November 30, 2020 — Karen Barton, Ph.D., a professor of Geography in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at UNC, has been chosen as the 2021 Winchester Distinguished Scholar by UNC's Faculty Research and Publications Board.
2020 McNair Research Award Winners
September 22, 2020 — The McNair Scholars Program, which prepares students from disadvantaged backgrounds for graduate school through research and other scholarly activities, has announced its 2020 McNair Research Award winners.
Organizational Changes Within Division of Student Affairs
September 8, 2020 — The Division of Student Affairs at the University of Northern Colorado has established organizational changes to better serve the campus community.
Open Educational Resources Awardees Announced
May 14, 2020 — The UNC Open Educational Resources (OER) Committee is pleased to announce the 2020 faculty OER awardees. The committee, made up of faculty, students and staff from across campus, reviewed many excellent applications and made the recommendations for funding.
Graduate School Announces Spring 2020 Student Awards
May 12, 2020 — The Graduate School has announced the recipients of awards recognizing superior academic achievement and outstanding research in graduate studies.
Spring 2020 Book Buyback and Rental Returns
May 1, 2020 — Learn about textbook buybacks and rental returns both for online and in-person for spring 2020.
Doctoral Student Recognized for Research Poster at Conference
April 2, 2020 — Alice Wille, a Psychology doctoral student at UNC, was one of five award recipients for her research poster during the 2020 Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference (SPPAC) last month.
Employees Recognized at 49th Annual Staff Recognition Banquet
March 6, 2020 — UNC staff were celebrated and recognized during the 49th annual Staff Recognition Banquet on Thursday, March 5.
Call for Applications: Sears Helgoth Distinguished Teaching Award
February 17, 2020 — The Sears Helgoth Distinguished Teaching Award recognizes UNC’s commitment to high-quality and innovative teaching along with the historical importance of UNC's teaching mission by rewarding a faculty member who has made outstanding contributions to teaching and learning that result in the enhancement of the intellectual development and lives of students.
Campus Shares with Trustees Concerns about Reorganization
February 14, 2020 — Over 200 members of the campus community attended the UNC Board of Trustees meeting Friday to voice their concerns about reorganization efforts that will result in layoffs this spring.
UNC New Hires, January 2020
February 4, 2020 — The following new faculty and staff were welcomed as members of the UNC community in January 2020.
Coronavirus: No Cases on Campus, Officials Monitoring Situation
January 30, 2020 — With the publicity and ongoing issues related to the novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV, we want to provide information to all our students, faculty and staff at the University of Northern Colorado.
Campus News from Over Winter Break
January 8, 2020 — Catch up on campus news you may have missed over 2019 winter break including Athletics, PVA, in the news and more.
UNC New Hires, December 2019
January 6, 2020 — The following new faculty and staff were welcomed as members of the UNC community in December 2019.
UNC Graduate School Announces Student Awards
December 11, 2019 — The Graduate School at UNC has announced the recipients of awards recognizing superior academic achievement and outstanding research in graduate studies. The winners will be honored at today, Dec. 13, at the graduate commencement ceremony.
UNC New Hires, November 2019
December 4, 2019 — The following new faculty and staff were welcomed as members of the UNC community in November 2019.
Call for Applications: Sears Helgoth Distinguished Teaching Award
December 2, 2019 — The Sears Helgoth Distinguished Teaching Award recognizes the University of Northern Colorado’s commitment to high-quality and innovative teaching along with the historical importance of the teaching mission at UNC by rewarding a faculty member who has made outstanding contributions to teaching and learning that result in the enhancement of the intellectual development and lives of students.
Strategic Enrollment and Student Success Update
November 25, 2019 — The Strategic Enrollment and Student Success planning teams continue to make progress implementing strategies to increase new student enrollment while improving student success outcomes.
2020 A.M. and Jo Winchester Distinguished Scholar Announced
November 13, 2019 — Sarah Goodrum, Ph.D. , a professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, has been chosen as the 2020 Winchester Distinguished Scholar by UNC's Faculty Research and Publications Board.
UNC New Hires, October 2019
November 1, 2019 — The following new faculty and staff were welcomed as members of the UNC community in October 2019.
UNC Jazz Orchestra to Compete in National Competition
October 30, 2019 — The UNC Jazz Lab Band 1 was selected to participate in the Jazz at Lincoln Center's inaugural Jack Rudin Jazz Championship from Jan. 18-19 at Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City.
Winter Storm Warning Issued for Greeley, University Monitoring Weather
October 28, 2019 — UNC's emergency preparedness team will closely monitor weather conditions. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for much of the state, including Greeley, from 6 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, to noon Wednesday, Oct. 30.
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 New Hires, September 2019
October 1, 2019 — The following new faculty and staff were welcomed as members of the UNC community in September 2019.
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.
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.
UNC New Hires, August 2019
September 3, 2019 — The following new faculty and staff were welcomed as members of the UNC community in August 2019.
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 New Hires, July 2019
August 2, 2019 — The following new faculty and staff were welcomed as members of the UNC community in July 2019.
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.
Hold Off Saving Parade Spots at UNC After July 2
June 5, 2019 — Until July 2, UNC will remove materials used to save spots on campus for watching the Greeley Stampede Fourth of July parade.
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.
Bicycles Left on Campus after May 5 to be Removed
April 29, 2019 — In an effort to prevent thefts, the UNC Police Department regularly removes bicycles left in the racks after spring semester. This year will be after May 5.
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.
Administrative Offices Begin Moving to Carter
March 29, 2019 — Several administrative offices are being relocated to spaces in Carter Hall vacated by the student services offices that moved to the Campus Commons earlier this month.
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.”
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.
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.
President's Leadership Council Convenes
September 11, 2018 — UNC President Andy Feinstein convened the newly formed President’s Leadership Council for its first meeting Sept. 4.
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.