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Events Set at UA for Childhood Stroke Awareness Week

The University of Alabama Pediatric Stroke Initiative, a joint project of the College of the Community Health Sciences and the Honors College, will hold events on campus during Childhood Stroke Awareness Week April 27-May...

April 20, 2009

UA’s Delta Zeta Sorority to Host Clay Classic

The University of Alabama's Delta Zeta Sorority will host their first Charity Clay Classic on April 25 to benefit the UA Speech and Hearing Center. The event will be held from 1-6 p.m. at...

April 20, 2009

UA Engineering Professor Selected to Attend Engineering Summit in Spain

Dr. Pauline Johnson, associate professor of civil, construction and environmental engineering at The University of Alabama, was recently selected to attend the Women's International Research Engineering Summit, June 2-4, in Barcelona, Spain.

April 20, 2009

UA Engineering Professor Receives Two Metallurgical Awards

Dr. Ramana G. Reddy, ACIPCO Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering at The University of Alabama, was recently named the recipient of two awards from The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society for his outstanding...

April 20, 2009

Researchers Study Stream Ecology in the Arctic

A group of University of Alabama researchers regularly endure the Arctic's frigid conditions to learn more about the relationships between the area's free-flowing streams and the organisms that survive, even thrive, because of those...

April 17, 2009

Historian Uncovers New Freedoms, Fears among Christians in China

Changes in communist China's attitudes toward religion have allowed many Catholics to live in the open, but they live in terror - their freedom may be removed at any moment.

April 17, 2009

UA in the News: April 17, 2009

Stadium expansion less costly than expected – New scoreboard for Coleman Coliseum – UA researchers say silence still marks HIV – UA theatre prepares for "Thoroughly Modern Millie" – Student e-mail moving to Gmail...

April 17, 2009

UA Student Places Among Best in National Hearst Journalism Competition

University of Alabama senior Daniel Cherry, a telecommunication and film and political science major, placed seventh in the radio news category in the annual Hearst Journalism Awards Program for two of his pieces produced...

April 17, 2009

UA Telecommunication and Film Professor Elected President of BEA

Dr. Glenda Williams, associate professor of telecommunication and film in the UA College of Communication and Information Sciences, was elected president of the Broadcast Education Association.

April 17, 2009

From Mentor to MD, UA Student’s Volunteer Work Inspires a Career Path

UA student Katie McMurray has 20 young friends who eagerly await her company every Friday afternoon. These 11-year-olds are not her college friends, but McMurray hopes they will attend one day. McMurray is mentoring...

April 16, 2009

UA in the News: April 16, 2009

Sessions, Davis visit UA – Expert commentary on children's fears, job growth – Earthfest, Smurf Out Poverty and other events – and more

April 16, 2009

UA Community Service Center to Host National Volunteer Week

The University of Alabama Community Service Center will be hosting National Volunteer Week and providing service opportunities for faculty, staff and students. Volunteers are asked to sign up at the Community Service Center in...

April 15, 2009

Day of Silence to be Held at UA April 17

As part of the national Day of Silence, a Breaking the Silence event will be held in the Ferguson Center lounge on The University of Alabama campus April 17 at 5 p.m.

April 15, 2009

UA in the News: April 15, 2009

Students design clothes from T-shirts – Conference on financial management – MBA team places third in international competition – and more

April 15, 2009

Army ROTC Cadet at UA Receives National Award

Noel Jordan, a student at The University of Alabama from Mt. Brook, has received the Marshall Award for being selected UA's top Army ROTC cadet for this academic year. As part of the honor,...

April 15, 2009