News Archive

Search By Keywords

UA, AU Gospel Choirs Join In Unity Concert

The University of Alabama Afro-American Gospel Choir will host a "Unity in Christ Concert" Sunday, Nov. 12, at 4 p.m. in the Ferguson Center ballroom, bringing together for the first time in Tuscaloosa the...

November 6, 2000

University Day Brings High School Students To UA Campus

The University of Alabama Office of Undergraduate Admissions will hold University Day for high school seniors Friday, Nov. 10, starting at 8 a.m. in Coleman Coliseum.

November 6, 2000

Dr. Jennings Bryant Named Blackmon-Moody Award Recipient At UA

The University of Alabama has named Dr. Jennings Bryant the recipient of the 2000 Blackmon-Moody Award, one of the highest honors bestowed on UA faculty members.

November 2, 2000

UA President Andrew Sorensen To Meet With Students

For the second time this semester, University of Alabama students will have an opportunity to meet with UA President Andrew Sorensen in an informal setting during the president's "open hours" on Wednesday, Nov. 8,...

November 2, 2000

UA English Professor Receives Coveted Guggenheim Fellowship; Also Named National Book Award Finalist

A University of Alabama professor was recently awarded the John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, one of the nation's most prestigious awards for academic or artistic achievement.

November 1, 2000

UA Career Counselor Receives Award

During the annual conference of The Alabama Association of Colleges and Employers (AACE), Melissa Medlin, career counselor at The University of Alabama, was recognized as The Outstanding New Professional of the Year.

November 1, 2000

South African University Administrator to Study how UA Manages Diversity Issues

Ezekiel Moraka, an administrator at the University of Pretoria in South Africa, will visit The University of Alabama Nov. 6-7 to study how UA manages diversity on campus. UA is one of several American...

November 1, 2000

NASA Officials To Visit UA, Discuss New Joint Science And Technology Center

Officials from NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center will visit The University of Alabama campus on Tuesday, Oct. 31, to speak on NASA research and educational programs, and discuss the National Space Science and Technology...

November 1, 2000

UA Alumni Association Invites Tide Fans To A Support The Players Event

The University of Alabama Alumni Association is inviting Crimson Tide football fans to attend a support the team event Friday, Nov. 3, at 1 p.m. outside Bryant Hall on campus.

November 1, 2000

UA Computer Science Students Place In Top Ten At Regional Competition

The University of Alabama College of Engineering's Computer Science Association for Computing Machinery student chapter placed 10th in the Southeast Regional Scholastic Programming Contest, held recently at Georgia College and State University.

October 30, 2000

Gulf Shores Student Named UA Homecoming Queen

Amanda Ellis of Gulf Shores will be named homecoming queen at The University of Alabama's traditional pep rally on Friday, Oct. 27, at 7 p.m. on the steps of Gorgas Library.

October 27, 2000

Recycle Week Activities Planned At UA

Student members of the Alabama Environmental Council will collect recyclables outside Morgan Hall on The University of Alabama campus Oct. 30-Nov. 3 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. each day as part of Recycle Week.

October 27, 2000

UA Astronomers To Host Public Sky Viewing Friday

Visitors can, weather permitting, take a close look at Jupiter and Saturn by peering through a University of Alabama telescope at Gallalee Hall, on Friday, Oct. 27, at 8 p.m.

October 26, 2000

Fiction Writers Highlight Nov. 2 Bankhead Writers Event At UA

Fiction writers Geoff Schmidt and Tim Parrish will read portions of their work on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 7:30 p.m., in 205 Smith Hall on The University of Alabama campus as part of the...

October 26, 2000

Beauchamp Named Distinguished Departmental Fellow By UA College Of Engineering

The University of Alabama College of Engineering recently named R. Harmon Beauchamp, of Lynchburg, Va., as a Distinguished Departmental Fellow for the department of industrial engineering.

October 25, 2000