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UA Students Can Now Experience Virtual Advising

Learning about degree requirements, class schedules and campus technology just got easier for students at The University of Alabama.

December 7, 2004

UA’s State Data Center Indicates There’s a Pickup for Every Five Folks, an SUV for Every 10

A court in Maryland recently ruled that a homeowners association's ban on parking pick-up trucks in their community was unenforceable. A lot of Alabama residents would applaud that decision, because Alabamians love their trucks.

December 6, 2004

Red Bay Family Establishes Fund for UA Business School

The family of the late Fred Gordon Bostick Jr. has established the Fred and Martha Bostick Endowed Support Fund for Faculty Excellence at The University of Alabama Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration.

December 6, 2004

UA Student Group Sponsors Holiday Drive for Tuscaloosa Family Resource Center

The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences Student Executive Council is sponsoring a holiday donation drive for the Tuscaloosa Family Resource Center now through Dec. 17.

December 1, 2004

UA Mechanical Engineering Students to Launch Satellite Balloon

The University of Alabama's senior mechanical engineering design class is launching a balloon system, BAMASAT-1, on Sunday, Dec. 5, at daybreak (about 5 a.m.) at the Shelby County Airport in Calera. The balloon system...

December 1, 2004

UA Counseling Center Offers Online Resources for Students

All University of Alabama students now have access to a variety of emotional health resources at

November 30, 2004

UA College of Human Environmental Sciences Presents Alumni Awards

The University of Alabama College of Human Environmental Sciences recently presented the Jack Davis Professional Achievement Award to John Rodney Brown of Tuscaloosa; Amy Curry of Houston, Tex.; Linda Godfrey of Vestavia Hills; Lee...

November 30, 2004

Annual UA/Auburn Food Drive Collects More Than 170,000 Pounds

The final results for the 2004 Beat Auburn Beat Hunger canned food drive are in, and the real winners are needy people who benefit from the competition between The University of Alabama and Auburn...

November 19, 2004

UA’s RISE Program to Name New Playground in Honor of Johnny Stallings

A new playground for the RISE Program, The University of Alabama's nationally renowned early intervention program, will be named in honor of Johnny Stallings, son of former Alabama head football coach Gene Stallings, RISE...

November 19, 2004

Carver Appointed Assistant Dean of UA Business School; Focus will be on Manderson Graduate School Programs

Susan D. Carver has been appointed assistant dean of The University of Alabama's Culverhouse College of Commerce with primary responsibility for the Manderson Graduate School of Business.

November 17, 2004

UA’s Dateline Alabama Extends Deadline for Apple iPod Essay Contest

Dateline Alabama, the young adult Web magazine of The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences, is extending the deadline for its Apple iPod Essay Contest to Dec. 31.

November 15, 2004

Innovative Classes and Research Give UA Chemistry Professor Two Achievement Awards

A University of Alabama chemistry class will explore different bacteria, including ones that eat sulfur and rock, through funding supplied by a National Science Foundation Award. Dr. Kevin Redding, associate professor of chemistry in...

November 12, 2004

UA’s Center for Public Television Portrays State’s Poorest School System Through Television Documentary

With 52 percent of Perry County's children living in poverty, the four schools educating those children also are suffering hardships.

November 12, 2004

UA Million Dollar Band, Cheerleaders to Reminisce Before Mississippi State Game Nov. 6

Former members of The University of Alabama Million Dollar Band and former and current members of the Crimson Tide Cheerleading Squad will reminisce and share their "behind the scenes" experiences of UA football game...

November 2, 2004

Jerry Paschal Named UA Career Center Executive Director

Jerry L. Paschal has been named executive director of The University of Alabama Career Center.

October 28, 2004