Mr. and Ms. UAB Competition - Finalists announced!

This is no Homecoming Queen and King competition. The National Alumni Society's Mr. and Ms. UAB Competition is a scholarship program made to honor the students our university is most proud of.  Check out the candidates here before you vote next week.

Thirty years ago, the UAB National Alumni Society began a homecoming tradition of recognizing outstanding male and female students on campus that have demonstrated scholastic achievement, leadership, campus and community involvement, and overall enthusiasm for UAB.  The winners of the Mr. and Ms. UAB competition will each receive an increased $2,500 scholarship and serve as representatives of UAB. For the first time, the first alternates will also receive a scholarship in the amount of $1,000. 

Vote for Mr. and Ms. UAB this Monday, October 31 and Tuesday, November 1.

Voting Locations: HUC and Commons Lobby

Voting Times: 9am-5pm

*You must vote in person.

*Remember to bring your Student ID.
 

2011 Mr. and Ms. UAB Top 10 Finalists

 

Ms. UAB Finalists

Ayushi Amin - photo

Ayushi Amin

Ayushi is a Senior from Southaven, Mississippi majoring in Psychology. She was named Outstanding Student Leader of the Year. She is Chair of Leadership and Service Council, USGA Elections Committee Manager, and volunteers with Big Brother Big Sister. She is the daughter of Jayshree Amin.

Stephanie Arana - photoStephanie Arana

Stephanie is a Junior from Auburn, Alabama majoring in Biology.  She is a recipient of the God at the Speed of Light Scholarship. She is a UAB Ambassador, a member of Alpha Gamma Delta and volunteers with Outreach Abroad. She is the daughter of Esau and Julia Arana.

Noelle Cheeks - photoNoelle Cheeks

Noelle is a Junior from Jackson, Mississippi majoring in Healthcare Management. She is a recipient of the Blazer Pride Scholarship, serves as an orientation leader coordinator, is a Resident Assistant at Blazer Hall and volunteers with Into the Streets.  She is the daughter of Rosalyn Walters and Jeffrey Holiday.

Meghan McClain - photoMeghan McClain

Meghan is a Junior from New Martinsville, West Virginia majoring in International Studies. She is a member of Alpha Gamma Delta, serves as USGA Programs Chair, and volunteers with Outreach Abroad. She is the daughter of Doug and Susan McClain.

Elizabeth Simbeck - photoElizabeth Simbeck

Elizabeth is a Junior from Killen, Alabama majoring in Broadcast Communications. She is a recipient of the Golden Excellence Scholarship. She is a Trail Blazer, has a show on BlazeRadio, she is an intern with the Rick and Bubba Show and volunteers with student leadership at Shades Mountain Baptist Church. She is the daughter of Damien and Regina Simbeck.


Mr. UAB Finalists

Graham Holladay - photoGraham Holladay

Graham is a Junior from Spanish Fort, Alabama majoring in Mechanical Engineering. He is a recipient of the Dupuis Leadership Scholars Scholarship. He is Vice President of Pi Kappa Phi fraternity, is a tour guide for the Engineering Department, and volunteers as a Site Leader with Into the Streets. He is the Son of Philip and Lisa Holladay.

Mallick Hossain - photoMallick Hossain

Mallick is a Junior from Gadsden, Alabama majoring in Mathematics and Philosophy. He is a Goldwater Scholar, and is a member of the 2011 National Ethics Bowl Championship team, and he plays with the Alabama Symphony Youth Orchestra.  He is the son of Sajjad and Monika Hossain.

Ty Malugani - photoTy Malugani

Ty is a Junior from Fairhope, Alabama majoring in History. He is a recipient of the Golden Excellence Scholarship, is a member of the University Honors Program and volunteers at Arrington Middle School. He is the son of Richard and Ellen Malugani.


Jared Sabia - photoJarred Sabia

Jarred is a Senior from Savannah, Georgia majoring in History. He is in the University Honors Program, was named Greek Man of the Year in 2010, he is President of the Interfraternity Council, and is a Site Leader with Into the Streets.  He is the son of John and Yvonne Sabia.

Andrew Vines - photoAndrew Vines

Andrew is a Junior from Hoover, Alabama majoring in Accounting. He is a member of Beta Alpha Psi, he is a TrailBlazer, serves on the University Athletic Advisory Committee and volunteers with Into the Streets. He is the son of Donny and Donna Vines.