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Hoover Leads Alabama Cities’ Population Gain; Birmingham, Gadsden Post Losses

The city of Hoover gained more new residents than any other Alabama city from 1990 to 1999-20,317 people, according U.S. Census Bureau data released by the Alabama State Data Center at The University of...

October 19, 2000

Four UA Students Named Gates Millennium Scholars

Four University of Alabama freshmen have been named Gates Millennium Scholars this academic year.

October 19, 2000

UA Holds Annual Homecoming Week Oct. 22-28

Fireworks, entertainment, lawn decorations, and a parade and pep rally are all part of The University of Alabama's tradition of celebrating Homecoming Week, scheduled this year for Oct. 22-28.

October 19, 2000

UA’s Bankhead Writers Series To Present Poet C.D. Wright

Poet C. D. Wright will read from her work on Thursday, Oct. 12, at 7:30 p.m., in 205 Smith Hall on The University of Alabama campus, as part of UA's Bankhead Visiting Writers Series.

October 18, 2000

UA Engineering Professor’s Japanese Award is an ‘American First’

Dr. Richard C. "Dick" Bradt, professor of materials engineering and department head of metallurgical and materials engineering at The University of Alabama, has been chosen as the recipient of the Academic Achievement Award of...

October 16, 2000

Carlisle Named Southern Company Minority Engineering Program Coordinator At UA

Miranda Carlisle has been named Southern Company Minority Engineering Program Coordinator by The University of Alabama College of Engineering.

October 16, 2000

UA Accounting Professor Named One of Profession’s Most Influential People

Dr. Mary S. Stone, Ernst &Young Professor in The University of Alabama's Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration, is included in Accounting Today's annual list of "The Top 100 Most Influential People" in...

October 16, 2000

Prominent Speakers, Awards To Highlight UA’s Retailing Day

The president of Bridgestone/Firestone Retail Operations will be one of the featured speakers at the 19th annual Retailing Day at The University of Alabama Oct. 23-24.

October 16, 2000

UA Awarded $1.1 Million to Aid Holt High School

The University of Alabama has been awarded a "Gear-Up" grant of $1.1 million from the U.S. Department of Education to work in partnership with Tuscaloosa County's Holt High School to improve academic achievement at...

October 13, 2000

Diabetes Support Group To Meet Friday At UA

Adults with Type II diabetes who need to lose weight are invited to join a support group that is meeting Friday, Oct. 13, from noon-1 p.m. at the Capstone Medical Center carrel room on...

October 9, 2000

Business Hall Of Fame To Induct 6 New Members In Ceremony At UA; President Of Coca-Cola Slated As Speaker

Six outstanding business and civic leaders will be inducted into the Alabama Business Hall of Fame on Thursday, Oct. 12 at the Bryant Conference Center on The University of Alabama campus.

October 6, 2000

Civil War Expert To Speak At UA

A Civil War historian and author will speak publicly at The University of Alabama on Thursday, Oct. 12, at 4 p.m. in 251 ten Hoor Hall.

October 6, 2000

UA Enrollment Up; Increase Includes 8.6 Percent Growth in Freshman Class

Enrollment at The University of Alabama is up by more than 500 students from one year ago, with enrollment in the freshman class up by 8.6 percent.

October 6, 2000

UA Faculty To Present Technology Grant Projects

Nine University of Alabama faculty members, who have received Innovative Instructional Grants from UA, will present individual projects developed with grant proceeds on Tuesday, Oct. 10, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. and Monday, Oct. 16, from...

October 6, 2000

UA African American Studies Program Presents Public Seminars In October

The African American Studies Program in the College of Arts and Sciences at The University of Alabama is presenting a series of free public seminars in October.

October 5, 2000