Family, ‘Eye-Opening’ Trip to Nicaragua Set Path for UA Senior

By David Miller

libby beddingfield

Libby Beddingfield was plenty motivated for a future career in medicine when she arrived at The University of Alabama four years ago. That wasn’t always the case.

In 1837, The University of Alabama became one of the first five universities in the nation to offer engineering classes. Today, UA’s College of Engineering has more than 5,800 students and more than 150 faculty. In recent years, students in the College have been named USA Today All-USA College Academic Team members, Goldwater, Hollings, Portz, Boren, Mitchell and Truman scholars.

Author: David Miller    /    Posted on: April 18, 2019    /    Posted in:   Chemical and Biological Engineering, Students, UA News    /    Features: