UWA Alumni Tiger Spotlight

The University of West Alabama is extremely proud of the accomplishments made by all our alums!


John E. Phillips

Veteran Outdoor Journalist John E. Phillips Honored with POMA/ASA Homer Circle Fishing Communicator Award

Delise Sanders

Dr. Del Phillips, Mr. David Collins, Union Elem K-4; Ms. Delise Sanders, MCE 5-8; Ms. Amy Howell, GHS 9-12 and Compass Director Ms. Debra Maggart.

UWA alum, Delise Sanders (1974) was chosen as one of three receipents of Sumner County Schools, Tennessee 2012 Teacher of the Year award.
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Tim Nettles

Columbiana dentist Tim Nettles turns his office into toy-train paradise Veronica Kennedy -- The Birmingham News

COLUMBIANA, Alabama -- Tim Nettles will quickly admit to being a "big kid," and his dental clinic in Columbiana stands as proof.

The building itself, on Alabama 25, looks like a train station from a century ago. Walk in, and you'll find model trains, reclaimed railroad items and photo displays. A standard scale train -- a gift from his staff -- runs around his office.

Joe Bradley

Joe Bradley published dissertation (2010) "A Comparison of Course Completion, Satisfaction, Achievement and Performance among Non-Profit Professionals Who Complete Andragogical or Pedagogical Online Learning Modules on Grant Writing."

In late 2011, served as a presenter at the following national conference:

  • Bradley, J. (2011, November). May the Learners and Data Speak: Andragogy’s Efficacy Across Two Decades of Research and Practice.
  • Presentation at the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education Conference, Indianapolis, IN.
  • Peer reviewer for the Journal of the Grant Professionals Association (JGPA).

Sam McCorkle

Sam McCorkle was named the 2011 Class 5A Coach of the Year after guiding the Blue Devils to a 10-2 season and a spot in the second round of the playoffs.
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Dennis Conway

Multiple Sclerosis Couldn’t Stop Dennis Conway’s Passion For Coaching Lacrosse
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Wright Waters

The National Football Foundation (NFF) awarded Sun Belt Conference Commissioner Wright Waters with an NFF Legacy Award during the 54th NFF Annual Awards Dinner.

Milfred Williams

Sgt. Milfred Williams of USAREUR's 160th Forward Surgical Team in Miesau, Germany, was named the top USO volunteer worldwide for 2011.
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Stephanie Hyche

Congratulations to Stephanie Hyche, newest addition to UWA's Office of Sponsored Programs as a Grant Writer.

Daniel Chattom

Congratulations to Daniel Chattom who was named St. Vincent's Associate of the Month for July 2011.

R. T. Floyd

Livingston, AL 35470
Phone: 205.652.3852 | Fax: 205.652.3825
Email: alumni@uwa.edu

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