Eleventh in a Series The University of North Alabama is home to the Delores and Weldon Cole Honors College. Its mission is to provide students with a great college experience that translates into postgraduate success. The College is full of many students with different majors, backgrounds, and aspirations.
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Dr. Michael Pretes, Chair of the Department of Geoscience at the University of North Alabama, has been named the Lifetime Achievement Award recipient by the Southeastern Division of the Association of American Geographers (SEDAAG) at the annual meeting earlier this month.
As the University of North Alabama campus prepares to host two large regional and state-wide events Dec. 1-3, the economic impact of the thousands of people to the Shoals is expected to approach $1 million, according to data from the University. The South’s BEST Robotics Competition is Dec. 1-3, while the Walter Trumbauer High School Theater Festival is Dec. 1-2.
Approximately 800 students are set to graduate from the University of North Alabama on Dec. 8-9 during five ceremonies that will take place in Norton Auditorium.
The University of North Alabama is the 2023 home to The Walter Trumbauer High School Theatre Festival, which will take place in buildings across the UNA campus Dec. 1-2.
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UNA Launches Historic Shine On, Gold $100 Million Comprehensive Campaign
The University of North Alabama has launched its most ambitious and historic comprehensive campaign to date. The Shine On, Gold campaign for the University of North Alabama, with a $100 million goal, was announced Friday evening as part of the second Alumni Celebration and the University’s annual Homecoming.More Info
Enrollment Growth Continues at UNA
The University of North Alabama has set a new enrollment record with the start of the 2023-2024 academic year. Although new registrations continue to arrive daily, officials say the data is beginning to converge around a final tally in excess of 10,600 students for Fall 2023.More Info
North Alabama in the News
For students, it's study as she goes
Dec. 01, 2023 - TimesDaily
Her mom inspired her to attend the same local college—check out this student’s story now
Nov. 29, 2023 - Bham Now
UNA president on enrollment milestone, next steps: ‘Growth that makes sense’
Nov. 28, 2023 - AL.com
BEST Robotics Incision Decision Championship Arrives in Florence at the University of North Alabama Dec 1 – 3, 2023
Nov. 28, 2023 - EIN Newswires
Professors fund scholarships through salaries
Nov. 28, 2023 - TimesDaily
Whitney O'Neal follows her passion with SSO
Nov. 27, 2023 - TimesDaily
UNA raising funds for performance center
Nov. 27, 2023 - TimesDaily
UNA hosts Trumbauer Festival
Nov. 26, 2023 - TimesDaily
Walter Trumbauer High School Theatre Festival hits the stage at UNA
Nov. 26, 2023 - 256 Today
Soul of the South Award Winner Profile: Wanda Wesolowski
Nov. 25, 2023 - 256 Today
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