Scott Morris

UNA Box 5300

Student Media Building

Florence, Al 35632-0001



  • B.A., University of Mobile, 1981
  • Further studies, Interactive Marketing Communications, West Virginia University, 2013


  • 30 years in journalism as a reporter, sports editor, city editor, managing editor, executive editor 

Recent awards and honors

  • Best Human Interest Column, Alabama Press Association, 2014
  • Best Serious Commentary, Green Eyeshade Awards, Society of Professional Journalists, 2013
  • Carmage Walls Prize for Commentary, Southern Newspaper Publishers Association, 2012, 2011 

Professional affiliations

  • Society of Professional Journalists
  • College Media Association
  • Associated Collegiate Press