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Faulkner Board of Trustee, Dr. Swaid awarded ASF’s Healing Hands Award

June 20, 2018

Faulkner University’s Board of Trustees, world-renowned neurological surgeon, Dr. Swaid N. Swaid, M.D., was recently awarded the Healing Hands Award by the ASF Foundation. The Healing Hands Award is a “recognition of unique actions by individuals to promote the concept of healing, grace, comfort and inspiration to those whom have been struck by disaster, both […]

Faulkner graduate, Julie Powell finds calling to teach in Elmore County

June 19, 2018

Born and raised in Louisiana, Julie Powell graduated from Louisiana State University in 1998 with Bachelor of Arts in mass communication with a minor in English, but soon decided it was time for a career change. She returned to school and enrolled at Faulkner University where she graduated in 2008 with a Master’s in education in […]

Kearley Graduate School of Theology receives prestigious ATS accreditation

June 18, 2018

Kearley Graduate School of Theology of Faulkner University was recently accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools this month and ATS lauded the program as a potential model for other graduate schools. A successful accreditation site visit was conducted in April on Faulkner’s campus and the full accreditation was made […]

Mark Churchwell Entrepreneurship award announced

June 15, 2018

The Mark Churchwell Entrepreneurship is a new competitive award created as a way to honor Mark Churchwell,  a long-time faculty member in of the Harris College of Business, who died unexpectedly in May of 2017. The scholarship was announced by David Johnson, associate dean of the Harris College of Business, during this year’s Marketplace Faith […]

Graduate, Jennifer Robinson honored for work in MPS

June 11, 2018

A graduate from Faulkner University, Jennifer Robinson decided to stay in Montgomery and start a successful career as a teacher. She was recently honored by her alma mater as the College of Education’s Young Alumna of the Year. After graduating from Faulkner in the fall of 2014, Jennifer began substituting for Montgomery Public Schools. While […]