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UA Instructor Named Nation’s Best K-12 Distance Education Teacher

Grinell Smith, on-air instructor for "Integrated Science," The University of Alabama's innovative middle-school video-based science curriculum, recently received the "Excellence in Distance Learning Teaching-K-12 Education" award by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA).

March 10, 2000

Statement from Dr. Andrew Sorensen

President, The University of Alabama

March 8, 2000

UA’s Rural Medical Scholars Program Accepting Applications

The Rural Medical Scholars Program (RMSP) at The University of Alabama will interview eligible applicants in June for the 2000 class that begins in August.

March 8, 2000

UA’s Rural Health Scholar Programs Accepting Applications

High school juniors with an interest in health care careers and college life may get a preview of both through The University of Alabama's Rural Health Scholars Program (RHSP) and the new Rural Science...

March 8, 2000

Metro Area Populations Grow; Shelby Still Fastest Growing County in the State

The populations of the counties surrounding Alabama's major metropolitan areas continue to grow, but the populations of 11 counties in the Black Belt have lost population.

March 8, 2000

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 Monday, March 13, from noon-1:30 p.m. at the Ferguson Center Food Court on the UA...

March 7, 2000

2000 Opens Strong for Alabama Housing Market

After three consecutive years of record sales, the residential real estate market in Alabama continues to show signs of slowing, according to figures from the Alabama Real Estate Research and Education Center (AREREC).

March 7, 2000

English Professor Selected for Prestigious Burnum Award

The University of Alabama selected Dr. Phillip Beidler, professor of English in the College of Arts and Sciences, as the recipient of the 1999 Burnum Distinguished Faculty Award.

March 6, 2000

UA School of Law Offers Tax Preparation Assistance

Need help preparing tax returns? The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) at The University of Alabama School of Law can provide assistance.

March 3, 2000

UA to Host Alabama Scholastic Press Association Convention

The University of Alabama will once again host the Alabama Scholastic Press Associationís annual state convention March 10-11.

March 2, 2000

UA Announces Premier Awards Recipients

The University of Alabama has announced the top individual award recipients for scholarship, leadership and service to the University for 2000.

March 1, 2000

UA School of Law to Host National Symposium on Americans With Disabilities Act

The University of Alabama School of Law will present a national symposium on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) March 3-4 in Tuscaloosa.

March 1, 2000

Project R.O.S.E. to Hold Third Annual Run for the Roses

Project R.O.S.E. (Recycled Oil Saves Energy), an oil collection and recycling program headquartered at The University of Alabama, will sponsor its third annual "Run for the Roses" 5K race on Saturday, March 4.

February 29, 2000

National Journalism Society Taps UA Professor for Top Honor

Dr. W. David Sloan, professor of journalism in the College of Communication and Information Sciences at The University of Alabama, has been selected as one of the five most significant contributors to Kappa Tau...

February 29, 2000

Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame to Hold 2000 Ceremony

The state of Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame inducted five individuals and honored two projects and one corporation/institution at the Marriott’s Grand Hotel in Point Clear on Feb. 19.

February 28, 2000