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UNA Interior Design Students Win Top Awards in State Competition

May. 5, 2010

FLORENCE, Ala. – Three University of North Alabama interior design students won first- and second-place awards recently at the IIDA (International Interior Design Association) Alabama chapter competition in Birmingham. Winners included:

Josh Hall, of Killen – First place in Commercial Design

Brittan Yeager, of Joppa – First place in Hospitality Design

Shelley Johnson, of Florence – Second place in Hospitality Design

Hall and Yeager each received $1,000 awards, and Johnson received $50.

Other universities competing included The University of Alabama, Auburn University, Samford University and Virginia College.

Interior design is one of six programs offered in the UNA Department of Human Environmental Sciences. For more program information, visit