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UA Astronomers to Hold Public Sky Viewing During Homecoming

The University of Alabama's astronomy department will hold a free public sky viewing, focusing on the moon and Saturn, on campus at the Gallalee Hall telescope on Friday, Nov. 2, at 8 p.m.

October 26, 2001

UA Faculty to Present Instructional Technology Grant Projects

Six University of Alabama faculty members who have received Innovative Instructional Technology Grants from UA will present their individual projects developed with grant proceeds on Thursday, Nov. 1, from 3-5 p.m. in 365 Bidgood...

October 26, 2001

USGA Awards $30,000 Grant to “On Even Par” – Golf Program to Help Disabled People

The United States Golf Association has awarded a one-year, $30,000 grant to On Even Par of Tuscaloosa to support the charity's golf program for individuals with disabilities.

October 25, 2001

Volunteers Needed for UA Study on Living Will Decisions

The University of Alabama is seeking volunteers to participate in a research project on how people make decisions about living wills.

October 25, 2001

Author Peter Balakian to Read as Part of Bankhead Writers Series at UA

Author Peter Balakian will read from his work on Thursday, Nov. 8, at 7:30 p.m., in 205 Smith Hall, as part of this year's Bankhead Visiting Writers Series at The University of Alabama. The...

October 25, 2001

Young Girls and Their Robot ‘Explore’ the Arctic in UA Engineering Program

A team of area girls, ages 9-14, is using a robot they have built to accomplish several missions in the Arctic - they are camping on ice fields, building weather towers and escaping from...

October 24, 2001

Former UA Homecoming Queens Return to Campus Nov. 2-3

Some 45 University of Alabama homecoming queens are returning to the Capstone for a reunion during UA’s 2001 Homecoming weekend Nov. 2-3.

October 24, 2001

UA Hosts Team Handball Competition at Recreation Center

The University of Alabama’s handball team will compete in and host the men’s west division of the Southeast Team Handball Conference’s competition at UA's Student Recreation Center on Sunday, Oct. 28.

October 24, 2001

UA to Hold Annual Homecoming Week Oct. 28-Nov. 3

Fireworks, entertainment, lawn decorations, a parade and pep rally are all part of The University of Alabama tradition of celebrating Homecoming Week, scheduled this year for Oct. 28-Nov. 3.

October 24, 2001

Media Advisory – National Conference on Disability Law set for Friday at UA School of Law

The University of Alabama School of Law will host a national conference on disability law on Friday, Oct. 26, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

October 24, 2001

UA’s Harris Appointed Alabama ACT Representative

Dr. Lisa B. Harris, assistant vice president for undergraduate admissions and financial aid at The University of Alabama, has been appointed as the Alabama representative to the ACT Corp.

October 23, 2001

UA Golden Key Recognized with Top Honor

The prestigious Key Chapter Award was recently presented to members of The University of Alabama chapter of Golden Key International Honor Society at the Golden Key International Conference, "The Brand of Excellence," in Dallas,...

October 23, 2001

University Programs Receives Awards

The University of Alabama’s University Programs recently won two regional awards and Steven McCullar, University Programs assistant director, was named Outstanding New Professional at the National Association for Campus Activities Convention.

October 23, 2001

Yale Biographer to Open UA’s Bankhead Lecture Series in November

A Yale University history professor is the first of four leading biographers scheduled to appear on The University of Alabama campus as part of UA’s upcoming Bankhead Lecture Series.

October 23, 2001

UA to Sponsor First Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame

Twelve people, including the first Red Cross nurse in Alabama, a Tuskegee Institute dean who initiated the state's first bachelor's program in nursing, and a nurse executive of the Baptist Hospital System, will be...

October 19, 2001