University of Montevallo honors local students

FROM STAFF REPORTS

Kelly Higginbotham of Montevallo and Kristin Kendrick of Alabaster were recently inducted into Phi Alpha Social Work Honor Society at the University of Montevallo’s Honors Day convocation.

Phi Alpha provides a closer bond among students of social work and promotes humanitarian goals and ideals.

The society fosters high standards of education for social workers and invites into membership those who have attained excellence in scholarship and achievement in social work.

Initiated in the 1920s, the social work program at Montevallo is the second-oldest in the South