Ninth in a Series In my time in España, I has a few academic and personal goals set for myself. I think coming into this trip, I underestimated the workload that I would be facing. One of my goals on this trip was to excel in terms of my conversational abilities, rather than my grammatical abilities.
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Homecoming at the University of North Alabama is set for Sept. 29-30, with some new and returning events on the schedule that celebrate this year’s theme: Cheers to 50 Years!
Hispanic Heritage Month at the University of North Alabama is set to get underway Sept. 20, from 1-3 p.m. in front of Wesleyan Hall. “Latinos Driving Prosperity, Power, and Progress in America” is the theme for this year’s event, which is sponsored by the Department of Foreign Languages.
Dr. Wendell Gunn, a member of the University of North Alabama Board of Trustees, integrated the institution, which was then known as Florence State College, on Sept. 11, 1963. UNA will commemorate this historic moment with a photo ceremony that will take place at Cramer Way at the Harrison Entrance on the University campus at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 11.
My name is Will Cisco, and I am from Jackson, Tennessee. I expect to graduate from the University of North Alabama with my bachelor’s degree in 2025. I am majoring in computer science, and after this trip, I have decided that I want to minor in Spanish. I have always wanted to travel out of the country. This was the perfect opportunity to experience other cultures and learn something new.
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UNA students enjoy Hispanic celebration
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