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UAH alumna's gap year program becomes dream career

Raeshaun Jones’ (’18, BA, Psychology) gap year was supposed to be a much-needed break from rigorous academic work. But, after hearing about the unique research opportunities being conducted at UAH Psychology Department, Jones made a …


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UAH alumnus Scott Mackaro named VP, Science, Innovation & Development for AccuWeather

The 1996 blockbuster movie, Twister cinched Scott Mackaro’s (’03, M.S., ’08 PhD, Atmospheric Science) decision to become a …


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UAH alumna Tasha Madison finds inspiration in writing popular fantasy novel

The entrepreneurship bug bit Tasha Madison (’16, MBA, COB) …


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Tasheria Patterson Small (’11 BA, Elementary Education) Recipient: 2019 UAH Alumni of Achievement

While a student at UAH, alumna Tasheria Patterson Small learned two character traits that money can’t buy: the value of partnerships and service-learning. "I have developed problem-solving skills that I can apply to my professional and personal …


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Denise S. Rowe (’17, DNP, Nursing) Recipient: 2019 UAH Alumni of Achievement

UAH alumna Denise S. Rowe began her career in the health care field as a radiologic technologist in the Air National Guard at joint base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst Air Force Base in Burlington County …


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Valentin “Val” Korman (’99 MS Physics, ’07 PhD Optical Science, Engineering) Recipient: 2019 UAH Alumni of Achievement

Valentin "Val" Korman vividly remembers spending time with his UAH family. "By far, the best parts of my time at the university and beyond involved working directly with faculty and students. Looking back, the learning I received from the …


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Taso Sofikitis (’96 BSBA, Marketing) Recipient: 2019 UAH Alumni of Achievement

Hard work and faithfully practicing the Golden Rule in business has allowed Taso Sofikitis, CEO and President of Maynards Group of Companies to achieve immeasurable …


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