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UNA Honors Students, Faculty Staff at Annual Awards Gala
Apr. 27, 2009



FLORENCE, Ala. – The University of North Alabama honored members of its student body, faculty and staff at its second annual Awards Gala the evening of April 27 at the Marriott Shoals Conference Center. Awards were presented to recognize members of the campus community for academic, leadership and service achievements.

Awards and award recipients included:

The Lion’s Cup – African Student Organization

Outstanding Civic Leader of the Year – Breann C. Boughton

Greek Man of the Year – Samuel C. Thigpen

Greek Woman of the Year – Bethany L. Oliver

Daniel R. Leasure Award – Zeta Tau Alpha

Dean’s Award for the College of Arts and Sciences – Emily Elizabeth Beavers

Dean’s Award for the College of Business – Macy M. Nobles

Dean’s Award for the College of Education – Candace K. Barnett

Dean’s Award for the College of Nursing and Allied Health – Jana Luanne Berry

Hall of Fame Award – Derrick R. Chatman

Hall of Fame Award – Matthew E. Mallard

Hall of Fame Award – Deanna Powers

Hall of Fame Award – Katherine A. Rolf

Undergraduate Service Award – Leah Beth Downs

Undergraduate Service Award – Judith O. Ezejimofor