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UA Social Work awarded $1.35 million Department of Justice Grant to fight human trafficking

October 27, 2017

The University of Alabama’s School of Social Work has been awarded a $1.35 million grant from the United States Department of Justice to improve outcomes of Alabama youths who are […]

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Faculty and Staff Awards

Buford Peace Award

This university-wide endowed award is presented annually to a University of Alabama faculty member who in their teaching, research, professional practice and personal life have demonstrated exceptional levels of involvement in mediating human disputes, helping overcome prejudice, promoting justice and establishing peace. The 2018 nomination period is closed.

Gundy Award

The award is named for Dr. Howard B. Gundy, the first dean of The University of Alabama School of Social Work. It’s awarded to a faculty member, staff member, student or alum in recognition and appreciation of their distinguished service to the School of Social Work and to the profession of social work. The 2018 nomination period is closed.

Staff Excellence Award

This award recognizes the exemplary performance of a staff member who consistently excels in his or her position and demonstrates integrity and a strong commitment to the mission and values of the School. The 2018 nomination period is closed.

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