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President Ken Kitts poses for a photo with Jay Johnson, son of the late Jimmy Johnson, and David Hood at the Fall 2021 commencement ceremony.
For Hood, There Is No Place Like Home
North Alabama Foundation Endowment Tops $53 Million
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Martin Luther King Jr., Remembrance March to Take Place Jan. 17
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Students look at historical images of campus during the Stuff-A-Lion event at UNA Founders' Day 2022.

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UNA's Enrollment Breaks Records, tops 8,800 Students for First Time

FLORENCE, AL - Enrollment at the University of North Alabama has broken all previous enrollment records set at the institution as it tops 8,800 students for Fall 2021. This marks the 11th consecutive term of record enrollment, and it sets UNA apart from other universities in Alabama, making it by far the fastest-growing university in the state...

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University of North Alabama Celebrates 150 Years of Admitting Women

FLORENCE, AL - When she thinks back on her years as an undergraduate at the University of North Alabama, Ann Berry can pinpoint the moment that changed her life. An on-campus dinner with then-UNA President Dr. Robert Guillot and U.S. Sen. Howell Heflin and a phone call later, Berry, who graduated in 1978, would be on staff with Sen. Heflin for the remainder of his career. Those early years are among what led to her appointment in March as the first African-American Secretary of the Senate and only the eighth woman to serve in that role...

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