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Leadership Awards

Barnabas Leadership Award

In Partnership with the Moore and Barney II Foundations, Union established the Barnabas Leadership Award to recognize students who have demonstrated leadership in the area of community and ministry service. Juniors who have demonstration significant leadership skills and a willingness to serve the campus and community are nominated by faculty, staff or students. To confirm the eligibility of a junior, please contact Jared Dauenhauer at jdauenhauer@uu.edu. Two recipients are named by the Barnabas Award Selection Committee and are awarded $200. The recipients are asked to give at least $50 of their award to a charitable agency of their choice. Nominate a junior for the 2015 Barnabas Leadership Award - PDF | Online Form

2014 Barnabas Leadership Award winners:

2013 Barnabas Leadership Award winners:

The Presidential Homecoming Cup

The Presidential Homecoming Cup is also awarded each year during Homecoming. This award honors the student organization with outstanding service. To apply, download and submit the application by the appropriate date. PDF | Word

2014 Homecoming Award Winners:

2013 Homecoming Award Winners:

2011-2012 Homecoming Award Winners:

2010 Homecoming Award Winner:

Upcoming SGA Events
  • Mar 11, 2015 - SGA: Student Senate Meeting - 9:30 p.m.
  • Mar 17, 2015 - SGA: Class Officer Petitions Available - 8:00 a.m.
  • Mar 25, 2015 - SGA: Dr. Dub at Student Senate Meeting - 9:30 p.m.

    All students are welcome and encouraged to come hear Dr. Dub speak at SGA Student Senate meeting. Regular legislation will also be presented.
  • Apr 8, 2015 - SGA: Student Senate Meeting - 9:30 p.m.
  • Apr 10, 2015 - SGA: Class Officer Petitions Due - 4:00 p.m.
  • Apr 22, 2015 - SGA: Student Senate Meeting - 9:30 p.m.
  • Apr 23 - Apr 27, 2015 - SGA: Class Officer Elections - 8:00 a.m.

    Cast your vote, online through the portal, for your SGA Executive Officers!
  • Apr 25, 2015 - SGA: Cardinal Ball - 8:00 p.m.

    SGA and SAC invite all students to a campus wide formal on April 25th, 2015. The Cardinal Ball will be held at The New Southern Building in downtown Jackson at 118 E Baltimore Street. Doors will open at 7:45 p.m. The event will run from 8:00 p.m. till 11:00 p.m. with music and entertainment on the first floor alongside refreshments and light snacks provided upstairs. Tickets will cost $15 per person or $25 for a couple.
Upcoming Leadership Program Events
Upcoming SAC Events
  • Feb 27, 2015 - SAC: Bingo in the Bowld - 7:00 p.m.

    SAC will be hosting the first ever Bingo Night at Union University! There will be games of bingo played, food, and TONS of great prizes given away, we are talking $1,200 worth of PRIZES! This event is totally FREE. This is going to be a FUN filled night that you don't want to miss.
  • Apr 18, 2015 - SAC: Variety Show - 7:00 p.m.
Office Contact Information
  • Office phone: 731.661.5094 or 731.661.5244
  • Office fax: 731.661.5017
  • Mailing address:
    Campus Box 1806
    1050 Union University Drive
    Jackson, TN 38305

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