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Director Named for University of Alabama Press

Daniel J.J. Ross, director of the University of Nebraska Press since 1995, has been named director of The University of Alabama Press.

November 19, 2001

Under-Appreciated River is Home to One of Continent’s Most Endangered Animals

Unlike its well-publicized and environmentally troubled neighbor, the Cahaba, Alabama's Sipsey River doesn't get much attention. But a pair of University of Alabama researchers, who recently studied portions of the Sipsey's biodiversity, say waiting...

November 19, 2001

No Rivalry Here: Alabama and Auburn Presidents Work Together for Fair Funding

The University of Alabama and Auburn University may be the state’s most famous rivals on the football field, but the presidents of the two institutions say they stand together in their support for fair...

November 16, 2001

Novelist Inman Majors and Poet Janet McAdams to Read as Part of Bankhead Writers Series at UA

Writers Inman Majors and Janet McAdams will read from their work on Thursday, Nov. 29, at 7:30 p.m., in 205 Smith Hall, as part of this year's Bankhead Visiting Writers Series at The University...

November 16, 2001

Opelika, Huntsville Organizations Named Winners of Quality Award by UA Productivity Center

East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika and the Ballistic Missile Targets Joint Project Office in Huntsville have been named the winners of the 2001 Alabama Quality Award by the Alabama Productivity Center, located on...

November 16, 2001

UA NAACP Chapter to Hold Thanksgiving Service

The University of Alabama chapter of the NAACP will hold a Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, Nov. 18, at 5 p.m. in the Ferguson Center Ballroom on the UA campus.

November 15, 2001

Bama Dining, UA Students Team Up to Serve Holiday Meals at Community Soup Bowl

The University of Alabama's Bama Dining and the UA Student Government Association will be preparing and serving holiday meals at the Community Soup Bowl on Monday, Nov. 19, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

November 15, 2001

UA Professor Uses Online Discussion, Creative Approach to Teach Course on Human Genome Project

Typically, when college students enter an online message board they are likely to be discussing movies or the latest videos on MTV, but a select group of students in Dr. Guy Caldwell’s class at...

November 14, 2001

UA Professor Cornelius Carter Named National CASE Professor of the Year

Cornelius Carter, a University of Alabama associate professor, has been named 2001 U.S. Professor of the Year by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement...

November 13, 2001

UA Rodgers Library Extending Hours During Exams

The University of Alabama Rodgers Library for Science and Engineering will be extending its open hours during final exams to provide a quiet and safe place for students to study at night during the...

November 13, 2001

UA Student Named Winner of National Award in Delta Zeta Sorority

University of Alabama student Jessica Brooks was recently named one of the 2001 Florence Hood Miner Award recipients by Delta Zeta Sorority’s National Council.

November 13, 2001

UA Biologist Uses Microscopic Worm in Search of Answers to Enormous Questions

It's a tiny worm, so small you need a microscope to see it. But in the laboratory of Dr. Guy Caldwell, the worm may be poised to reveal some big secrets, giving scientists better...

November 12, 2001

Big Brothers/Big Sisters Run for Kid’s Sake Set for Nov. 10

The 5th annual Big Brothers/Big Sisters Run for Kid's Sake 5-K Run and 1-mile Fun Run will be held Saturday, Nov. 10.

November 9, 2001

UA Student Health Center to Sponsor Annual Health Fair Nov. 15

The University of Alabama Russell Student Health Center is sponsoring the annual health fair, “Healthy Campus, Healthy Students, Healthy UA,” for UA students from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Heritage Ballroom of Ferguson Center...

November 9, 2001

Education Job Fair to be Held Nov. 14

The University of Alabama is hosting UA-RED, Recruitment of Educators, on Wednesday, Nov. 14, in the Ferguson Center Ballroom from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

November 9, 2001