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Scholarship Applications Available to High School Journalists via APA and UA-Based ASPA

The Alabama Press Association Journalism Foundation announces the establishment of the $2,500 J.B. Stevenson Scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded Feb. 23 to an Alabama high school journalist at the Alabama Scholastic Press Association...

December 5, 2001

UA Begins Effort to Develop Substance Abuse Programs Within Impoverished Mobile Neighborhoods

"Just say no" doesn’t work too well for people who look around their neighborhoods and see few incentives to say "no," except as a response to people who ask if they have a drug...

December 5, 2001

UA Law School Team Places Second in National Competition

The University of Alabama School of Law's Trial Advocacy Teams again proved they are among the nation’s best.

December 5, 2001

Sessions, Siegelman to Speak at Rural Economic Development Conference at UA Dec. 6-7

U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions and Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman will join experts from the Appalachian Regional Commission, the Delta Regional Authority, the Economic Development Administration, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Alabama Development...

December 4, 2001

Mullins Named Behringer Distinguished Professor at UA

Dr. Ed Mullins, professor and chair of the journalism department in The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences (C&IS) was recently named the Blair and Nan Behringer Endowed Distinguished Professor of...

December 3, 2001

Local UA Student Named Finalist in International Design Competition

Tara Jackson, a senior at The University of Alabama and a native of Tuscaloosa, was recently named a finalist in the International Textile and Apparel Association Design Contest. She is a double major in...

December 3, 2001

New Breed of Detectives

Health in human beings is strongly affected by culture and societal influences. From the social value of food to the impact of economic hardship on families, and from the existence of ancient battle wounds...

December 1, 2001

UA to Break Ground for Student Pavilion on Nov. 30

The University of Alabama will break ground for a pavilion designed for student activities in an 11 a.m. ceremony, Friday, Nov. 30. The new building will be located adjacent to the Presidential Pavilion on...

November 30, 2001

UA Students Tout ‘No Drill, No Numb Lip’ Technology in Ad Campaigns for Florence Dentists

A Florence dental office offering the "no shot, no drill, no numb lip" benefits of laser dentistry will soon award three University of Alabama students scholarship money for the students’ efforts in developing advertising...

November 30, 2001

National Science Foundation Director to Speak at UA’s Winter Commencement Dec. 17

Dr. Rita Colwell, director of the National Science Foundation, will be the featured speaker for The University of Alabama's winter commencement ceremony Monday, Dec. 17 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

November 30, 2001

Gene Stallings to Sign Items for UA’s RISE Program Dec. 11, 12 in Tuscaloosa, Birmingham

Former University of Alabama Head Football Coach Gene Stallings will sign cookbooks and calendars benefiting UA's RISE Program Dec. 11 in Tuscaloosa and Dec. 12 in Birmingham.

November 28, 2001

UA’s Herndon Named to NACAS Board of Directors

Susan Herndon, director of union services at The University of Alabama, was recently named Southern District Director on the National Association of College Auxiliary Services (NACAS) 2001-2002 Board of Directors.

November 28, 2001

UA Law Students Advance to National Competition

The University of Alabama School of Law's National Moot Court Team placed second in the regional competition held on Nov. 12-14 at the Law School.

November 28, 2001

UA Astronomers Hold Public Sky Viewings in December

Visitors can, weather permitting, use a University of Alabama telescope in Gallelee Hall to get a closer look at Saturn on Friday, Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m.

November 28, 2001

UA Circle K to Hold Annual Luminary Display Sunday

Students and community members are invited to see The University of Alabama Quad by candlelight Sunday, Dec. 2, from 5-10 p.m. when UA Circle K will host its 27th annual holiday luminary display.

November 27, 2001