The University of North Alabama Alumni Book Club was launched in Fall 21 after alumni and friends expressed an interest in seeking new ways to engage with the University. Through the book club, alumni are able to connect with the campus and to students through a shared interest in literature and book discussion.
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Through the establishment of the Guizhou University-University of North Alabama International College of Engineering and Technology, on the campus of Guizhou University, officials at the University of North Alabama and Guizhou University, in Guizhou, China, have initiated an innovating partnership that will benefit students at the graduate and undergraduate levels with their degree attainment. Guizhou University (GU) is a Top 100 Chinese research university, with more than 60,000 students enrolled.
University of North Alabama sophomore, Claire Hendrickson, of Anniston, was crowned Miss UNA on Saturday evening at Norton Auditorium on the UNA campus. Hendrickson will move on to compete for the title of Miss Alabama.
In direct collaboration with industry partners, including the Shoals Economic Development Authority and other state and local governmental entities, the University of North Alabama has committed to doubling the size of its Computer Science suite of programs during the next three to five years.
A partial lunar eclipse will take place early on the morning of Nov. 19, and the Planetarium at the University of North Alabama will have a public observing event with telescopes for people to view and photograph the eclipse from 1-4 a.m.
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Una's Enrollment Breaks Records, Tops 8,800 Students For First Time
FLORENCE, AL - Enrollment at the University of North Alabama has broken all previous enrollment records set at the institution as it tops 8,800 students for Fall 2021. This marks the 11th consecutive term of record enrollment, and it sets UNA apart from other universities in Alabama, making it by far the fastest-growing university in the state...More Info
University Of North Alabama Celebrates 150 Years Of Admitting Women
FLORENCE, AL - When she thinks back on her years as an undergraduate at the University of North Alabama, Ann Berry can pinpoint the moment that changed her life. An on-campus dinner with then-UNA President Dr. Robert Guillot and U.S. Sen. Howell Heflin and a phone call later, Berry, who graduated in 1978, would be on staff with Sen. Heflin for the remainder of his career. Those early years are among what led to her appointment in March as the first African-American Secretary of the Senate and only the eighth woman to serve in that role...More Info
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North Alabama in the News
UNA degree programs curbing "brain drain"
Nov. 21, 2021 - WAFF48
Claire Hendrickson is crowned Miss University of North Alabama
Nov. 21, 2021 - TimesDaily
University of North Alabama crowns new queen
Nov. 20, 2021 - CBS42
Annette Taddeo has overcome a cleft lip, 'socialista' label; can she beat Ron DeSantis?
Nov. 19, 2021 - Daytona Beach News Journal
UNA celebrates 150 years of women students—plus generous new scholarships
Nov. 15, 2021 - B'ham Now
The University of North Alabama celebrates Veterans Day
Nov. 11, 2021 - WAFF48
UNA Student, Veteran plans to Help Other Veterans in his Future Career
Nov. 11, 2021 - WAAY31
UNA celebrates French Week
Nov. 03, 2021 - TimesDaily
UNA Athletes Spend Day Serving the Community
Nov. 02, 2021 - TimesDaily
UNA is Fastest Growing University in the State
Nov. 02, 2021 - WAFF48
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