Awards & Honors

Autherine Lucy Clock Tower

Faculty and Staff Accolades for April 2023

Catch up on the latest honors and achievements of UA faculty and staff, and UA’s silver rating from the American Heart Association Scorecard.

the 2023 MBA case competition team in front of Hewson Hall

MBA Team Celebrates Several Wins in Remarkable Year

The team clinched multiple honors, including three first-place wins and over $39,000 in prize money.

The Burnam Award flyer about the event

Distinguished Education Professor Honored with Burnum Award

Dr. Claire Major is the recipient of the 2022 Burnum Distinguished Faculty Award.

Alabama Forensic Council Wins 24th National Championship

Alabama Forensic Council Wins 24th National Championship

UA’s competitive speech team recently competed in five national tournaments and brought home its 24th team national championship and nine individual event national championships among other awards.

UA to Honor 8 Faculty for Research, Creativity

UA to Honor 8 Faculty for Research, Creativity

The annual Faculty Research Day will honor faculty members for their research, scholarship and creative contributions.

Tapping on the Mound

Tapping on the Mound Celebrates Student, Faculty Achievement

UA celebrated the achievements of numerous students, faculty and staff during the annual Tapping on the Mound ceremony April 7.

Headshots of Skylar Elliott and Riley Nold.

Two UA Students Named Goldwater Scholars

The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program has selected two UA students as Goldwater Scholars for 2023-2024.

Jessica Stephans, Lewis Fischer, Jayleigh Tawbush and Jadyn Fields pose with their award plaques.

Senior Recognized as UA Student Employee of the Year

The annual award highlights students who perform invaluable services with enthusiasm and dedication while balancing their academic commitments.

Students receiving their awards during the Tapping on the Mound ceremony

UA Honors Week 2023 Features Tapping on the Mound

UA will celebrate the achievements of outstanding students and faculty during Honors Week, April 3-7, culminating in the Tapping on the Mound ceremony on Honors Day.

A headshot of Andrew Raffo Dewar

Dewar Named UA’s SEC Achievement Award Winner

Dr. Andrew Raffo Dewar, professor of interdisciplinary arts, was named the 2023 SEC Faculty Achievement Award winner for UA.