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UNC Biological Education Doctoral Candidate Awarded $20,000 Award

Karina Sanchez, a Biological Education Ph.D. candidate at the University of Northern Colorado, has been awarded a $20,000 American Dissertation Fellowship award from the American Association of University Women (AAUW), an organization that promotes...
19-May-2021 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UNC Designated as All-Steinway School Thanks to Donor Funds

The University of Northern Colorado College of Performing and Visual Arts received a total of 96 new Steinway & Sons pianos, with most of them arriving in December of 2018, sealing the School of Music’s All-Steinway School status.
29-Mar-2021 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

U.S. Department of Agriculture Awards UNC Grant to Improve Pregnancy Outcomes in Dairy and Beef Cows

The UNC Department of Biology's Professor Patrick Burns, Ph.D., and Assistant Professor James Haughian, Ph.D., are using fish byproducts, which are rich in omega-3 fatty acids, to improve reproduction in female cows in the dairy and beef...
9-Feb-2021 8:40 AM EST Add to Favorites

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University of Northern Colorado to Host its Second Free App Day

The University of Northern Colorado has initiated its own Free App Days where anyone, anywhere in the world can apply as an undergraduate to UNC without paying the $50 application fee.
20-Jan-2021 12:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

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University of Northern Colorado Plans for In-Person Course Delivery for Fall 2021 Semester

The University of Northern Colorado is planning to return to a full schedule of in-person courses for the fall 2021 semester, which begins on Aug. 23, and restoring activities and events that will allow students to enjoy experiential learning,...
11-Jan-2021 1:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

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$5 Million Donation for Stryker Institute for Leadership Development Helps Women Students Succeed

The Stryker Institute for Leadership Development at the University of Northern Colorado, a participation-based scholarship program that serves women and transwomen from underrepresented groups, has received a $5 million donation to support the...
17-Dec-2020 2:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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University of Northern Colorado Immunology Expert Discusses COVID-19 Vaccines, Debunks Misinformation

Nick Pullen, Ph.D., an associate professor of Biological Sciences at the University of Northern Colorado, shares his expertise on the COVID-19 vaccines and debunks some of the myths surrounding them.
11-Mar-2021 8:00 AM EST

University of Northern Colorado Associate Professor Nick Pullen Provides Expertise on COVID-19 Vaccinations

23-Feb-2021 8:00 AM EST

UNC Expert Offers Context from Historical Perspective on Capitol Riot and its Lasting Impacts

13-Jan-2021 8:05 AM EST

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