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UA Order of Omega Announces Award Winners

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The University of Alabama chapter of Order of Omega announced award recipients at their annual banquet held recently in Tuscaloosa. Order of Omega is the national honorary for fraternity and sorority members.

The 2012 Order of Omega award winners at UA include:

Outstanding Freshman

Hadley Christian of Tuscaloosa, Zeta Tau Alpha

Kristen Ellis of Letohatchee, Phi Mu

Walker Tingen Philips of Birmingham, Phi Gamma Delta

Mary Virginia Ricketts of Birmingham, Alpha Gamma Delta

Outstanding Sophomore

Cole Taylor Adams of Vestavia Hills, Beta Theta Pi

Jordan Alexandra David of Birmingham, Alpha Gamma Delta

Danielle Dubose of Birmingham, Alpha Chi Omega

Hannah McBrayer of Hoover, Phi Mu

Outstanding Junior

Kelsey Beth Gibson of Atlanta, Ga., Phi Mu

Davis Hill of Birmingham, Alpha Tau Omega

Jimmy Taylor of Fairhope, Phi Delta Theta

Isabella Wesley of Greenville, Kappa Delta

Outstanding Greek Woman — Hallie Majure Phillips of Meridian, Miss., Kappa Kappa Gamma

Outstanding Greek Male — Drew Smyth of Dothan, Phi Delta Theta

Outstanding Fraternity President — Scotty Barter of Mobile, Sigma Nu

Outstanding Sorority President — Lissa Handley Tyson of Birmingham, Alpha Gamma Delta

Clara Trawick House Director Award — Linda Crawford of Tuscaloosa, Pi Kappa Phi

Outstanding Fraternity Adviser — Tim Hebson of Tuscaloosa, Delta Kappa Epsilon

Outstanding Sorority Adviser — Caroline Fulmer   of Tuscaloosa, Alpha Chi Omega

Richard B Funk Award — Olivia Hunnicut of Birmingham, Delta Delta Delta

Greek Relations Award — Delta Gamma

Most Improved Fraternity — Beta Theta Pi

Most Improved Sorority — Alpha Phi

Most Outstanding Fraternity — Alpha Tau Omega

Most Outstanding Sorority — Chi Omega


The University of Alabama, a student-centered research university, is experiencing significant growth in both enrollment and academic quality. This growth, which is positively impacting the campus and the state's economy, is in keeping with UA's vision to be the university of choice for the best and brightest students. UA, the state's flagship university, is an academic community united in its commitment to enhancing the quality of life for all Alabamians.