New faculty, as well as new students, will be guests of honor and will be recognized during convocation on Monday, August 17. All faculty, staff, administration, and students are invited to attend this event at 11:00 am in the Mitchell Center followed by lunch at noon at the Moulton Bell Tower and Alumni Plaza. Dress is summer casual with an emphasis on Jaguar Pride.
Hundreds of University of South Alabama students, faculty, staff and administrators traveled to Montgomery today to support Higher Education Day, an annual event sponsored by the Higher Education Partnership of Alabama that seeks to raise awareness and appreciation of higher education’s benefits and the need for appropriate funding.
The University of South Alabama Faculty Senate recently honored three community partners and a USA assistant professor of biology for distinguished service to others during its annual awards presentations. University President Dr. Tony Waldrop and Dr. Julie Estis, president of the Faculty Senate, presented the awards during a meeting at the Faculty Club on the University’s main campus.
- Dr. Glen Borchert- Semoon and Youngshin Chang Endowed Award for Humanitarian Services
- Toni Ann Torrans - Outstanding Research Partner
- Dr. David Alsobrook - Outstanding Teaching Partner
- Richard Weavil - Outstanding Community Partner