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UA Professor Recognized for Communication Excellence

Dr. Caryl Cooper, assistant professor of advertising and public relations at The University of Alabama, was a member of the winning team that received the Stephen H. Coltrin Award for Excellence in Communications Education...

March 22, 2000

Free Treatment Available for Volunteers in New UA Study

The psychology department at The University of Alabama is seeking volunteers who are taking antidepressant medication to take part in a new research study involving self-help treatment for depression. Qualified volunteers will receive free...

March 22, 2000

UA to Host Alabama Youth Summit on March 23

The University of Alabama will host some 75 high school seniors from around the state as they seek answers to some of Alabama's most pressing problems at the Alabama Youth Summit on March 23.

March 22, 2000

UA Engineering Alumnus Offers Creativity Scholarship

While many academic scholarships are awarded based on students' past success, a new scholarship established by a University of Alabama College of Engineering alumnus rewards students with a definite vision for future achievement.

March 21, 2000

UA Engineering Students Helping Physically Challenged ‘Buckle Up’

Buckling a seat belt is a seemingly simple task, but for Tuscaloosa resident James Dockery, who is paralyzed from the waist down, it is simply frustrating.

March 20, 2000

Media Advisory: UA Expert, Alabama Key Component in National Biological Diversity Survey Results

Today, details from a national survey indicating the United States has twice as many plants and animal species as previously thought was announced in Washington. As many as one-third of the species are said...

March 17, 2000

Media Advisory: UA Expert, Alabama Key Component in National Biological Diversity Survey Results

Today, details from a national survey indicating the United States has twice as many plants and animal species as previously thought was announced in Washington. As many as one-third of the species are said...

March 17, 2000

UA Libraries Announce Spring Break Hours of Operation

The University of Alabama Libraries has announced its hours of operation for the upcoming Spring Break holiday.

March 16, 2000

UA National Alumni Association Offers Voyage of the Vikings Cruise

The University of Alabama National Alumni Association announces this yearís annual travel program Voyage of the Vikings, a never-before-offered cruise scheduled July 10-July 20.

March 16, 2000

UA Students Elect Third Female SGA President in History

Emily McMurphy of Mobile was elected president of The University of Alabama Student Government Association (SGA) for 2000-01, making her only the third female in UA history to hold the Capstone's top student-elected office.

March 16, 2000

UA Crew Club to Hold Regatta Saturday

The University of Alabama Crew Club is sponsoring a regatta on the Black Warrior River Saturday, March 18, from 6 a.m.-4 p.m.

March 15, 2000

Battle-Friedman Garden Blooms Again

A home surrounded by an intricately designed and well-kept garden is a rare pleasure today, and was even more so in the 19th century. And that's what makes the rediscovery and restoration of the...

March 15, 2000

UA School of Law Wins Moot Court Competition

The University of Alabama School of Law recently won the Southeast Regional Championship at the 2000 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition in Dallas.

March 15, 2000

Alabama Heritage Magazine Looks at When Stars Fell on Alabama

On the night of Nov.12, 1833, gamblers, thieves and other assorted sinners along the east coast of the United States traded in the instruments of their debauchery in exchange for prayerbooks, so sure were...

March 15, 2000

UA Students Sponsor Dance Marathon to Benefit Children’s Hospital

Dance Marathon 2000, The University of Alabama's first student fund-raiser for the Children's Hospital of Alabama, is scheduled for March 17-18 from 6 p.m. until 6 a.m. at the Student Recreation Center.

March 15, 2000