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Earliest Creatures To Walk On Land To Make An Impression At UA

The Alabama Museum of Natural History on The University of Alabama campus will host a meeting Saturday, Aug.19 to examine footprints of some of the earliest vertebrates to walk on land, about 300 million...

August 15, 2000

Mobile Area Residents Among UA Graduates

The University of Alabama awarded approximately 1,100 degrees at summer commencement exercises held Saturday, Aug. 12, at Coleman Coliseum on the Tuscaloosa campus.

August 15, 2000

Commencement Address: The University of Alabama Vivian Malone Jones

President Sorensen, members of the Board of Trustees, graduates of the new millennium, families and friends–Lord, what a difference thirty-five years make! For one thing, this exercise is "in-doors" and air-conditioned. When I graduated...

August 14, 2000

UA College Of Engineering Dedicates Renovated Foundry

The University of Alabama College of Engineering will dedicate its newly renovated foundry to a late engineering professor emeritus at a special ceremony on Monday, August 28, from 11-11:45 a.m., in 121 H. M....

August 14, 2000

UA’s MBA Orientation Means Lots Of Challenges For Participants

Sixty-one college students in gray jerseys will gather on The University of Alabama Quad in Tuscaloosa on Friday, Aug. 18, to practice and develop their skills in making split-second decisions under pressure.

August 14, 2000

“Schoolhouse Door” Participant, Vivian Malone Jones Addresses UA Graduates

Vivian Malone Jones, The University of Alabama’s first African-American graduate, spoke Saturday to the 1,100 members of The University of Alabama’s summer graduation class.

August 12, 2000

UA Professor Works to Improve Comfort Care for the Dying

Each of our lives is destined to end, yet frank and open discussions of death — a necessary step in improving care of the dying — rarely occurs, said a University of Alabama assistant...

August 11, 2000

UA’s Summer Commencement Exercises

Saturday, August 12, 2000, 9 a.m., Coleman Coliseum

August 11, 2000

UA College of Engineering Names New Department Head

The University of Alabama College of Engineering recently named Dr. Lloyd A. "Pete" Morley as head of the department of electrical and computer engineering (ECE).

August 11, 2000

UA College of Engineering Announces New Industrial Engineering Department Head

The University of Alabama College of Engineering recently named Dr. Robert P. Davis as head of the department of industrial engineering (IE), to be effective January 1, 2001.

August 11, 2000

UA College of Engineering Names New Civil and Enviromental Department Head

The University of Alabama College of Engineering recently named Dr. Thomas Novak head of the department of civil and environmental engineering (CEE).

August 11, 2000

Tuscaloosa Area Residents to be Among UA Graduates

The University of Alabama expects to award approximately 1,100 degrees at summer commencement exercises to be held Saturday, Aug. 12, at Coleman Coliseum on the Tuscaloosa campus.

August 11, 2000

UA Names Blount Undergraduate Initiative Director, Housemaster

An award-winning teacher and an interdisciplinary specialist have been appointed director and housemaster, respectively, in the Blount Undergraduate Initiative at The University of Alabama by Dr. James D. Yarbrough, dean of the College of...

August 10, 2000

UA Biology Professor Looks to Worm for Answers to Disease

A University of Alabama assistant professor of biological sciences says answers for the treatment and cure of a common, but often misdiagnosed, neurological disease may lie within a microscopic worm.

August 9, 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, Aug. 11, from noon-1 p.m. at the Capstone Medical Center carrel room on...

August 9, 2000