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Poet, Playwright, Storyteller Kwame Dawes to Present Clark Distinguished Lecture & Poetry Reading at UA

Kwame Senu Neville Dawes, associate professor of English at the University of South Carolina, will discuss "Natural Mysticism: Towards a New Reggae Aesthetic" as the fall 2001 John Henrik Clarke Distinguished Lecturer on Thursday,...

October 15, 2001

UA’s Project R.O.S.E Forms Partnership with Advance Auto Parts

University of Alabama-sponsored Project R.O.S.E. (Recycled Oil Saves Energy) recently formed a partnership with Advance Auto Parts to provide used motor oil collection sites in Alabama. The collaboration is being launched with a statewide...

October 15, 2001

Emory Honors UA Capstone College of Nursing Dean

Emory University's alumni association has awarded Dr. Sara Barger, dean and professor of The University of Alabama Capstone College of Nursing, the highest award it bestows upon its alumni.

October 15, 2001

GLAMOUR Magazine Names UA Senior Among Top College Women

University of Alabama gymnast Andreé Pickens is well known as one of the nation’s top collegiate athletes, but one national magazine has gone a step farther, naming her one of America’s Top College Women.

October 15, 2001

UA Alumni Association to Sponsor ‘Beat Tennessee’ Pep Rally and Block Party

The Tuscaloosa County Chapter of The University of Alabama National Alumni Association will sponsor a "Beat Tennessee" Pep Rally and Block Party on Friday, Oct. 19, in Tuscaloosa.

October 11, 2001

UA’s Sarah Moody Gallery of Art to Present Ilona Malka Rich: Size 6

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art within the University of Alabama's College of Arts and Sciences will present "Ilona Malka Rich: Size 6" Oct. 26 through Nov. 25.

October 11, 2001

Robin Behn to Read as Part of Bankhead Writers Series at UA

University of Alabama professor Robin Behn will read from her work on Thursday, Oct. 18, at 7:30 p.m., in Morgan Hall Auditorium, as part of this year's Bankhead Visiting Writers Series at The University...

October 10, 2001

UA Business School Names New M.B.A. Program Director

Dr. David Funk, a specialist in business and university administration, has been named the new director of the master of business administration program at The University of Alabama.

October 10, 2001

UA Women’s Resource Center, Panhellenic and IFC to Sponsor Candlelight Vigil for Domestic Violence Awareness

On Tuesday, Oct. 16, The University of Alabama Women’s Resource Center (WRC), Panhellenic Association and the Interfraternity Council (IFC) will sponsor a candlelight vigil at Denny Chimes at 6 p.m. for domestic violence awareness.

October 10, 2001

UA Astronomers to Host Public Sky Viewing at Moundville Oct. 12

Visitors may peer through two University of Alabama telescopes at Moundville Archaeological Park to view, weather permitting, distant star clusters and galaxies on Friday, Oct. 12, beginning at 7 p.m.

October 9, 2001

UA Homecoming Applications Available

Applications for 2001 University of Alabama Homecoming activities are available in the UA Student Government Office on the third floor of the Ferguson Center.

October 9, 2001

UA Luncheon/Demonstration Featuring Aramark Chef Oct 16

A luncheon/demonstration featuring Fred Mildner, district executive chef for the Aramark Corporation in Atlanta, is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 16 from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in JJ Doster Café located in Doster Hall on The...

October 9, 2001

USDA Archaeologist to Discuss Depression-Era Environmental Program at UA’s Moundville Park

A U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service archaeologist will discuss the Depression-era development of the archaeological site at Moundville into a park during a free talk on Saturday, Oct. 13, at 1 p.m. at...

October 8, 2001

Housing Markets Continue to Confound, Says UA Real Estate Expert

The housing markets in both Alabama and the U.S. continue to confound analysts, offering mixed signals as far as the future course of the economy is concerned, according to Dr. Leonard Zumpano, director of...

October 8, 2001

UA President Andrew Sorensen to Meet with Students

University of Alabama students will have an opportunity to meet with UA President Andrew Sorensen in an informal setting on Thursday, Oct. 11, from noon-1 p.m. at the Ferguson Center food court on the...

October 8, 2001