From the Bear Network
June 12, 2019
Biking for a Better Future: One Bear's Ride for the UNCCRI
It’s been more than two decades since Frank Wyatt ’96 graduated with his Doctorate in Sport and Exercise Science, but later this month he will bike nearly 1,000 miles back to his alma mater, raising money to support a unique program his professor and mentor Dr. Carole Schneider established in 1996.
May 08, 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.
April 19, 2019
Career Advice from the Bear Network - ATS Tips and Tricks
Job search candidates often begin the employment process by interacting with a company's application tracking system (ATS). Alumnus and HR executive Rob Throne shares his tips and tricks for applying for employment through an ATS.
April 13, 2019
First Ever UNC Comprehensive Campaign Raises $54.2 Million
Thanks to the support of more than 10,000 generous donors, the Campaign for UNC surpassed its $45 million goal and raised a total of $54,250,654!
April 11, 2019
Student Snapshot: The Impact of Donor Supported Scholarships
More than $13.5 million was invested in scholarships for current and future students through the Campaign for UNC.
April 08, 2019
Creating Champions in Competition and the Classroom
Thanks to donor support, this Academic Excellence week UNC student-athletes are grateful for a special space on campus where they can connect, study and receive customized academic support services.
April 03, 2019
Inside an Embassy: One Bear’s Experience Working Abroad
For the last 10 years Terry Vice ‘79 has been living a dream he never knew he had, working as a facility manager for U.S. Embassies abroad.
April 01, 2019
UNCCRI: Improving Lives one Workout at a Time
The University of Northern Colorado Cancer Rehabilitation Institute is a unique non-profit program, recognized as a frontrunner in the field of cancer rehabilitation. Fueled by donor support, the UNCCRI delivers clinical cancer rehabilitation services and conducts cutting-edge research in exercise-based cancer rehabilitation.
March 12, 2019
From UNC to the CDC: How One Alumna is Creating Global Change
Meagan Cain always new she wanted to help people - she just wasn't quite sure how. At least until she found the School of Public Health at UNC. Now she's helping others around the globe through her trailblazing work at the CDC.
March 11, 2019
Support the Dreams of Student Athletes like Savannah Smith
It’s been another historic season of success for the UNC Women’s Basketball team, thanks in large part to senior standout Savannah Smith. According to Smith, she owes her success both on and off the court to hard work, determination and the support of a scholarship.
March 06, 2019
CWGE Celebrates 25 Years of Serving Students
It’s Women’s History Month, and this March the Center for Women’s and Gender Equity (formerly known as the Women’s Resource Center) has a special reason to celebrate.
February 11, 2019
Alumna's Gift Brings a Bit of Broadway to Spring Musical
Musical Theater students are busy preparing to present the spring musical Beauty and The Beast March 1 - 2. Find out how a special gift from Dana Cohenour '81 and her husband Jason provided these students with an opportunity to learn from one of Broadway's best in the process.