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Elizabeth “Ellie” Talbot and Eleanor “Ellie” Thompson, both University of North Alabama graduates from the Department of Foreign Languages, have received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program award from the U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. These awards represent the 13th and 14th Fulbright Scholars from UNA.
The University of North Alabama has been named the new home of the annual BEST Robotics Competition, the premier national program with 50 local competition sites in 18 states throughout the United States. More than 850 middle and high schools, and more than 18,000 students participate in the annual competition that will take place in December.
A team of researchers from the University of North Alabama were selected by the Undergraduate Research Council’s inaugural Scholars Transforming through Research program.
Kilby Laboratory School on the University of North Alabama campus has been recognized by the Alabama State Department of Education as a Legislative School Performance Recognition Program School. The recognition was part of a ceremony that took place recently in Montgomery.
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UNA’s Department of Foreign Languages Produces Two 2023-24 Fulbright Recipients, Additional Premier Award Winners
Elizabeth “Ellie” Talbot and Eleanor “Ellie” Thompson, both University of North Alabama graduates from the Department of Foreign Languages, have received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program award from the U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. These awards represent the 13th and 14th Fulbright Scholars from UNA.More Info
Buchanan Appointed to UNA’s Board of Trustees
The Alabama State Senate has confirmed Gov. Kay Ivey’s appointment of Kyle Buchanan to the University of North Alabama Board of Trustees. Helen Keller Hospital President Kyle Buchanan will fill the unexpired term of Marcus Maples, who resigned his seat effective March 18. This is the at-large seat for the State of Alabama.More Info
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UNA appoints interim diversity officer
Jun. 03, 2023 - TimesDaily
UNA expands offerings in medical, engineering fields
Jun. 03, 2023 - 256 Today
South's BEST Robotics Competition relocates to UNA
Jun. 02, 2023 - TimesDaily
UNA dubbed new home to BEST Robotics Competition
May. 31, 2023 - WHNT-TV
UNA boasts two Fulbright award winners
May. 31, 2023 - TimesDaily
Plaza project focuses on drainage
May. 31, 2023 - TimesDaily
UNA to host BEST robotics competition
May. 28, 2023 - 256 Today
UNA foreign language grads win Fulbright Scholarships
May. 26, 2023 - 256 Today
Alabama House committee approves $8.8 billion education budget
May. 24, 2023 - Alabama Reflector
UNA grad named Fulbright winner
May. 24, 2023 - TimesDaily
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