More than 750 University of North Alabama students are set to graduate in fall commencement ceremonies scheduled for Friday, Dec. 9 and Saturday, Dec. 10. Mr. Joe Campbell, Chief Legal Officer for the Huntsville Hospital System and a 1977 UNA graduate, will provide the address Dec. 9. Alabama High School Athletic Association Executive Director Alvin Briggs ’93 and ’96 will provide the Dec. 10 address.
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As students in the College of Education and Human Sciences prepare to graduate in December, they will have an opportunity to participate in the first-ever Teacher Candidate Pinning Ceremony that will take place Friday, Dec. 9 at noon in Norton Auditorium, just before that evening’s commencement.
The Anderson Bike Program launched this fall at the University of North Alabama as a new transportation initiative designed to provide an additional means of getting to and from campus.
FLORENCE, AL – The University of North Alabama’s Department of Entertainment Industry is presenting the second John Paul White “Home for the Holidays” concert Wednesday, Nov. 30 at Norton Auditorium on UNA’s campus. Doors will open at 6 p.m., and the show will begin at 7 p.m.
In a first-of-its-kind event, the University of North Alabama will have the Mane Event, an eSports tournament that will include several University departments as well as hundreds of high school students from more than a dozen high schools from across North Alabama.
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