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UNA Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Students for Second Year

For the second consecutive year, the University of North Alabama has been named among the top producers of Fulbright U.S. Students. Eight UNA students have been selected for participation in the Fulbright Program in the last two years. “This commendable distinction for the second year in a row exemplifies UNA’s commitment to creating transformational experiences for its students,” said Dr. Ross Alexander, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs.

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Honors College Named for Delores and Weldon Cole

In a ceremony Thursday afternoon on the University of North Alabama campus, the Honors College was officially named for Delores and Weldon Cole, both UNA alums. The UNA Board of Trustees approved the change to the name at the March 2020 meeting. Today’s event provided an opportunity for the Coles to visit the campus as well as Honors College students. The Honors College is more than 15 years old, and, in that brief time, it has experienced exponential enrollment growth.

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James Baldwin once said, “History, as nearly no one seems to know, is not merely something to be read. And it does not refer merely, or even principally, to the past. On the contrary,” he continued, “the great force of history comes from the fact that we carry it within us, are unconsciously controlled by it in many ways, and history is literally present in all that we do.

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There is an ever-increasing need for these civic values in our democratic society, particularly n a nation with many differing social, cultural, economic, and political backgrounds, and where historically some citizens have been privileged at the expense of others. We approach our teaching through this lens and believe that teachers have a profound responsibility in preparing children to be socially-just individuals.

 

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