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Una Needs Your Help To Unpack The Pride!

Aug. 01, 2016

Michelle Eubanks, UNA, at media@una.edu, 256.765.4392 or 256.606.2033

Bryan Rachal, University Communications


FLORENCE, Ala. - The University of North Alabama is looking for people with a kind heart and a strong back! Registration is currently open for "Unpack the Pride," which is the kick-off event to welcome new students to UNA.

"Unpack the Pride" will take place August 18 from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m., August 19 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., and August 20 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Part of that welcome includes helping new and returning students move into the residence halls. Faculty, staff, students, alumni and Shoals community members are encouraged to join in and lend a helping hand

Volunteers are encouraged to bring their best enthusiasm and muscles to ensure that this event is a great beginning to the new academic year. Participants will also receive a free T-shirt.

For more information on "Unpack the Pride": www.una.edu/liveon


About The University of North Alabama

The University of North Alabama is an accredited, comprehensive regional state university offering credential, certificate, baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral programs in the colleges of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering; Business and Technology; Education and Human Sciences; and the Anderson College of Nursing and Health Professions. The first-choice University for more than 10,000 on-campus and online students, UNA is on a bucolic campus in Florence, Alabama, part of the historic and vibrant Shoals region. Lions Athletics, a renowned collegiate athletics program with seven (7) Division II National Championships, is now a proud member of the NCAA Division I’s ASUN Conference. The University of North Alabama is an equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate in the admission policy on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, disability, age, or national origin. For more: www.una.edu and www.una.edu/unaworks/