Academic affairs and student involvement, African-American studies, anthropology, communication studies, education, English, foreign languages, government, history, philosophy, social work, sociology
Hitchcock is an assistant professor of social work.
Wittig was honored for making significant contributions to the field and having mentored many public relations practitioners in the region.
The women will be honored at the Fund’s Smart Party event, a high-tech cocktail party and fundraiser benefitting The Women’s Fund.
Carolyn McKinstry is the author of “While the World Watched,” a memoir that chronicles her life growing up in Birmingham.
Ryder, a student in the University Honors Program, is a double major in biology and anthropology with minors in Middle Eastern studies and chemistry.
He received the UAB President’s Award for Teaching Excellence in 2011.