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Novelist Kwame Dawes to Read as Part of UA’s Bankhead Visiting Writers Series

Novelist Kwame Dawes will read from his poetry work on Thursday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., in 205 Smith Hall, as part of this year's Bankhead Visiting Writers Series at The University of Alabama....

August 31, 2001

UA Expert: Education, Job Training Remedies for State’s High Child Poverty Ranking

Revised estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau rank Alabama 7th in the nation for the number of children living in poverty.

August 31, 2001

UA Business School Names New Director for EMBA Program

Susan D. Carver, who earned her Master of Business Administration degree at The University of Alabama, has returned to the Capstone as director of Executive Education.

August 30, 2001

UA College of Continuing Studies Names New Dean

Dr. Carolyn Carson Dahl, dean of continuing education at Eastern Michigan University, has been named new dean of the College of Continuing Studies at The University of Alabama.

August 29, 2001

UA’s Moundville Native American Festival Set for Oct. 3-6

Native American performing artists, craftspeople, and musicians will entertain and educate visitors during the Moundville Native American Festival, Oct. 3-6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The University of Alabama's Moundville Archaeological Park.

August 29, 2001

UA’s Duvall Named District Chair for CASE

Jan Pruitt Duvall, associate director of The University of Alabama Office of University Relations and director of the UA Office of Marketing Communications, was recently named District III chair for the Council for Advancement...

August 28, 2001

Former UA Athletes to be Recognized with Bryant Alumni-Athlete Award

The University of Alabama National Alumni Association will present its 2001 Paul W. Bryant Alumni-Athlete Award to Dr. Andrew D. Burch Sr. of Mobile and Jack L. McKewen of Birmingham.

August 28, 2001

UA Special Collections Building to be Dedicated in Honor of Mary Harmon Bryant on Sept. 1

The Special Collections Building at The University of Alabama will be dedicated in honor of Mary Harmon Black Bryant, wife of legendary football coach Paul W. "Bear" Bryant, at a 10:30 a.m. ceremony on...

August 27, 2001

UA’s Sarah Moody Gallery of Art to Present ‘Richard Zoellner: The Continuous Quest’

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art within The University of Alabama's College of Arts and Sciences will present "Richard Zoellner: The Continuous Quest" Friday, Sept. 7 through Sunday, Oct. 14.

August 27, 2001

Study Suggests Firm Handshakes and Good Impressions Really Do Go Hand-in-Hand

What do handshakes tell you about people? Quite a bit, according to a study led by a University of Alabama associate professor of psychology.

August 25, 2001

Author Bill Knott to Read as Part of UA’s Bankhead Visiting Writers Series

Author Bill Knott will read from his poetry work on Thursday, Aug. 30, at 7:30 p.m., in 205 Smith Hall, as part of this year's Bankhead Visiting Writers Series at The University of Alabama....

August 23, 2001

Alabama Scholastic Press Association to Present Four High School Journalism Workshops

The Alabama Scholastic Press Association will present high school journalism workshops to students on four separate college campuses across Alabama.

August 23, 2001

UA College of Engineering to Host Open House

The University of Alabama College of Engineering will host Engineering Day, an open house for junior high, high school and community college students and their families, on Thursday, Oct. 4, from 8 a.m. until...

August 23, 2001

Final Clues

Each day when Dr. Keith Jacobi goes to his office and into his nearby laboratories, human skeletal remains surround him. And while The University of Alabama assistant professor of anthropology said he understands why...

August 23, 2001

UA’s Sarah Moody Gallery of Art to Present: Samuel Mockbee: Visiting Lecturer Series

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art within The University of Alabama's College of Arts and Sciences will present guest lecturer Samuel Mockbee, as part of the department of art's Visiting Lecture Series, Tuesday, Sept....

August 22, 2001