Faulkner Online Blog

Susan Hammond introduced as new Department of Computer Science chair

August 15, 2018

Susan Hammond was introduced this week as the new chair of the Department of Computer Science. Hammond takes over the position from Dr. Idongesit Mkpong-Ruffin, who served as chair for 11 years. Mkpong-Ruffin stepped down as chair to coordinate department efforts in the area of cyber-security. “Dr. Mkpong-Ruffin has provided wonderful leadership in positioning the […]

Graduate grows her faith at Faulkner, pursues doctorate in neuroscience

August 14, 2018

A native of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Larissa Strath came to Faulkner in 2012 with a scholarship to play on the women’s soccer team and began studying pre-medicine. Before graduating summa cum laude in 2016 with pre-med and a minor in chemistry, she worked in the tutoring center to help students in chemistry and anatomy. While […]

Faulkner family encourages graduate to pursue doctorate of pharmacy

August 14, 2018

Anna Hatcher, 22, pushed through adversity to get into pharmacy school with the encouragement from her professors and friends at Faulkner. Hatcher graduated from Faulkner in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in biology and because of the helpful words and prayers of her peers, is now pursuing a Doctorate of pharmacy from the Harrison School of Pharmacy at Auburn University. She […]

Faulkner grad lands IT Systems Analyst spot with major corporation

August 8, 2018

John Wooley accepted a position as a IT Systems Analyst at Sedgwick CMS after graduating from Faulkner in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in informatics.  He was recently recognized as the Young Alumnus of the Year for the College of Arts and Sciences at the Alumni Honors Luncheon. While at Faulkner he served as […]

Alabama’s top radiation physicist thanks Faulkner’s Christian values

August 7, 2018

Paul Sullivan is now the senior radiation physicist for Office of Radiation Control under the Alabama Department of Public Health after graduating from Faulkner University in 2007. He left his home in Tallahassee, Florida to gain a Bachelor of Science in mathematics. Sullivan was recently recognized as the Distinguished Alumnus for the College of Arts and Sciences at […]