The Student’s Guide to Mastering the Art of Online Instructor Interaction

When it comes to the professors you’ll be working with, online classes and face-to-face classes at Faulkner University are similar in many ways. The professor is still educated, experienced and, most importantly, excited to share their knowledge with you. But…

The Adult Student’s Guide to Online Course Motivation

The flexibility offered by an online degree program is incredibly valuable, but that’s not to say that online education is without its unique challenges. For example, while full-time, on-campus students are offered in-person reminders and guidance for the work they’re…

Tony Blair chooses Faulkner University for first visit to Montgomery

MONTGOMERY – The Right Honourable Tony Blair will make his debut visit to Alabama’s capitol for Faulkner University’s annual Benefit Dinner this October to help raise funds for student scholarships. Faulkner University announced former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Tony…

Faulkner University Huntsville professor appointed to NASA committee

This month, one of Faulkner University’s adjunct professors, Mark McDaniel, was appointed to the Human Exploration and Operations Committee of the NASA Advisory Council. The announcement was made by NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine. McDaniel teaches at Faulkner ‘s campus in…

Terri Morris uses chemistry degree to vet food for Pizza Hut, Piggly Wiggly

After graduation, Terri Morris began working with Ventura Foods, a company that manufactures margarine for Papa Johns, Pizza Hut, Huddle House and Piggly Wiggly. Her minor in chemistry was an advantage in her role and she returned to school for…

Faulkner's online Master's in Justice Administration ranked 4th nationwide

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Faulkner University was recently ranked 4th in the nation for having the best online Master’s degree program in justice administration. The ranking through Top Criminal Justice Schools, ranked Faulkner first in Alabama and 4th nationwide out of 50…

Susan Hammond introduced as new Department of Computer Science chair

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…

Graduate grows her faith at Faulkner, pursues doctorate in neuroscience

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…