Author Archives: Donna Blackburn

UA EMBA Alumni Network Conference To Focus on Business Owners

It’s fall at The University of Alabama, and for the EMBA Program that means our students along with our alumni are returning to campus.  The EMBA Alumni Network will be holding their annual conference October 4-5 in Tuscaloosa. Entrepreneurship, innovation, … Continue reading

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HEMBA Class of 2020 Begins

If it is August, you will find The University of Alabama Executive MBA staff busy getting ready for the incoming Huntsville EMBAs. The HEMBAs arrived in Tuscaloosa for orientation and their first classes August 1-4. Before the students begin their … Continue reading

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Ray Curry Elected to No. 2 Job at UAW

Ray Curry, a graduate of the Executive MBA Class of 2013 at The University of Alabama, has been elected Secretary-Treasurer at UAW.  Assuming the number two spot, Ray will serve for the next four years, overseeing financial operations for the … Continue reading

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2018 EMBA Graduation Ceremony is All About Graduates and Family

At The University of Alabama, the Executive MBA Program requires commitment and dedication by its students to complete a challenging curriculum within 17-21 months. On Saturday, May 5, 2018 the EMBA Class of 2018 fulfilled their graduate requirements to obtain … Continue reading

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What’s On Your Bucket List?

We are scaling the sacred Inca religious site Machu Picchu at close to 8,000 feet. The effects of high altitude are being felt with each step we climb but it is worth experiencing the lack of oxygen.  The vastness and … Continue reading

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Kenneth Kelly Named Chairman and CEO of First Independence Bank of Detroit

First Independence Bank announced Kenneth Kelly (TEMBA 1998) as its new chairman and CEO on March 12. Kelly, whom the board of directors appointed in 2017, will be responsible for leading the bank’s financial operations and assets, policies and regulations … Continue reading

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2017 Ends in Gratitude for UA EMBA

If there was ever a time when everyone in our EMBA office gets all mushy, sentimental and nostalgic — it’s right before The University of Alabama Holiday break. It also doesn’t hurt to have snow blanket the campus, even though … Continue reading

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