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The commission will present awards for 2015’s Outstanding Women and present a free lecture by leadership expert Betsy Myers.
Brian Nykanen is a Cadet in the Army ROTC and honors student.
Two College of Arts and Sciences’ faculty and 24 students were honored with Gold and Silver ADDY awards for their individual and team projects
The Marshall Scholarship finances American students to study for graduate degrees in the United Kingdom.
After graduating in spring, these exemplary students will spend two years teaching high-need students in low-income areas.
Kasman’s prize includes a prestigious opportunity to perform with the symphony in March and a $1,500 cash prize.
All 14 undergraduates participating in CGIU are students in the UAB Honors College. Seventeen UAB students will attend.
Thirty honors students and faculty traveled to the National Collegiate Honors Council in November.
Looking forward to a promising 2015, UAB News revisits some top stories of 2014.

Barghi is one of just 32 Rhodes scholars across the U.S., and he is UAB’s third Rhodes winner since 2000.

UAB has two Rhodes finalists and one Marshall finalist in 2014.
Kasman will face eight other competitors in the MTNA Southern Division auditions in Tennessee in January, and the winner will go to nationals.
John Wesley Chancellor of Enterprise and Candy Mosley of Foley are Mr. and Ms. UAB 2014, with first alternates Ethan Gissendaner and Asia Sullivan.
The Department of Art and Art History has created a large-scale installation of more than 1,000 flags, which will be on exhibit in the AEIVA’s Sculpture Garden.
Sponsored by the UAB National Alumni Society, this tradition recognizes outstanding male and female students who have demonstrated scholastic achievement, leadership, involvement and overall enthusiasm.

The Honors College welcomed 375 incoming freshmen from 21 states and the U.K. The students’ average GPA is 41 and average ACT is 30.

Three UAB students are recognized by prestigious national scholarship program for academic excellence.
Four undergraduate students have been named to the first honors class citing of their outstanding academic achievements.
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