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Magazine Tells Story Of William Spratling

Budd Schulberg, author of the classic novel What Makes Sammy Run? and the screenplay for On the Waterfront, described his friend William Spratling this way: "[He was] not only My Most Unforgettable Character, but...

April 4, 2001

Missing In Action: The Story Of Ray Davis

Ray Davis’ story is like that of thousands of other American boys sent off to fight for democracy and freedom in the greatest war of the twentieth century.

April 4, 2001

US News Ranks UA School of Law Among Best

For the third consecutive year, The University of Alabama School of Law has been ranked among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report’s new 2002 listing of the "Best...

April 4, 2001

UA Women’s Leadership Institute Made Possible By Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Grant

Ten University of Alabama faculty and professional staff women will have an opportunity to participate in a two-year Women’s Leadership Institute, thanks to a fellowship from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the ingenuity...

April 4, 2001

Alabama/Auburn To Host Joint News Conference

The presidents and head football coaches of The University of Alabama and Auburn University will hold a joint news conference in Montgomery, Thursday, April 5, to discuss the funding crisis in higher education.

April 3, 2001

UA Afro-American Gospel Choir To Hold Concert

The University of Alabama Afro-American Gospel Choir will host their annual Anniversary Concert on Saturday, April 7, at 6 p.m. in the Ferguson Center ballroom.

April 2, 2001

Alabama Public Radio Wins Murrow Awards

The Alabama Public Radio news staff was recently awarded two Radio Television News Directors Association Edward R. Murrow Regional Awards for 2001 in the small market category.

April 2, 2001

Louis A. Pitschmann Named New Dean Of UA Libraries

Dr. Louis A. Pitschmann, associate director for collection development and management at the University of Wisconsin at Madison, has been named the new dean of libraries at The University of Alabama.

April 2, 2001

Race and Relationship Play Role in Interventions for Caregivers of Alzheimer’s Patients

A recent University of Alabama study has shown that race and relationship can help experts decide what intervention strategies to use when helping caregivers of family members with Alzheimer's disease.

April 2, 2001

UA Forensics Team Claims 14th National Title

The Alabama Forensics Council at The University of Alabama has claimed its 14th team national championship – its third since 1998 – at this year's Delta Sigma Rho - Tau Kappa Alpha National Forensics...

March 23, 2001

UA School Of Music To Host 50th Anniversary Of S.E. Composers League

The School of Music at The University of Alabama will welcome some of America’s brightest musical composers and performers, while celebrating the history of the Southeastern Composers League April 5-7 at the Moody Moody...

March 23, 2001

Japan Recognizes Metallurgical Professor for Research

A University of Alabama metallurgical and materials engineering professor was chosen as the first American recipient of the Academic Achievement Award of the Ceramic Society of Japan.

March 23, 2001

Sarah Moody Gallery Of Art To Present “Chasing Napoleon”

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art at The University of Alabama will present artist Tony Scherman’s "Chasing Napoleon" exhibit April 6 through May 20.

March 22, 2001

Educational Technology Expert William H. Graves To Speak At UA

One of the foremost authorities on the use of the Internet and e-technologies in education, William H. Graves, founder and chairman of Eduprise, will speak at The University of Alabama on "The Use of...

March 22, 2001

Ancient Indian Technologies Revealed At UA’s Moundville Park

Learn from the country’s finest stone craftsmen how to make arrowheads, spear points, and hundreds of other stone tools as they meet to demonstrate and teach their skill and sell their wares at the...

March 21, 2001