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UA Launches Student Fundraising Campaign

University of Alabama students are being asked to show their school spirit by making small contributions to a scholarship fund at the University over the next two months.

January 26, 2005

Op-Ed: Alabama Poverty Project Offers New Hope to the Old Problem of Poverty in Alabama

Amidst the Christmas festivities as 2004 came to a close, the facts revealed in the widely-circulated mid-December newspaper article, "More Alabamians live in poverty than in 2000", were nothing to celebrate and certainly do...

January 26, 2005

Op-Ed: Rural Medical Care — Where are We?

Being associated with The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences, I am often asked by community leaders and rural residents with whom we work how we are doing in rural medical care....

January 24, 2005

UA Engineering Teams With Alabama School of Math and Science for Internship Program

The University of Alabama College of Engineering will host 14 students from the Alabama School of Math and Science for an internship program Jan. 24-28. The program gives high school juniors and seniors the...

January 20, 2005

UA Students Sponsor Operation Tsunami Relief

University of Alabama student groups -- including the Office of Volunteer Services, Student Government Association, Office of Residential Life, and the Coordinating Council for Student Organizations -- have joined together in a campus-wide event...

January 12, 2005

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 GEAR UP Program to Host Free Dinner/College Fair Dec. 2 at Holt High

The University of Alabama GEAR UP Program, along with GEAR UP partners and Holt High School, is hosting a free spaghetti dinner and information fair Thursday, Dec. 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the Holt...

November 23, 2004

UA Announces 2005 Study Abroad Programs

The University of Alabama Capstone International Center is now offering new program information and brochures for the 2005 Overseas Summer Programs.

November 22, 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 MBA Students Use Their Business Knowledge to Help Not-for-Profit Organizations Reach Their Goals

Earlier this year, Alabama Gov. Bob Riley told the state legislature that "our government faces a fiscal crisis of historic proportions." A number of not-for-profit programs will suffer lower funding if funded at all....

November 18, 2004

UA Researcher Works to Create Family ‘Legacies’ to Help Deal with Illness

Few things leave people feeling as helpless and stressed as caring for a seriously ill family member.

November 18, 2004

UA to Host ‘Rural Prosperity’ Conference for Alabama Youth Nov. 12

The Blackburn Institute and the Office of Community Affairs at The University of Alabama will host a forum for Alabama youth on "Rural Prosperity: Making Choices for Your Community" Friday, Nov. 12, from 10...

November 8, 2004

UA Mechanical Engineering Students Design NASA Moonbuggy Vehicles for High Schools

University of Alabama mechanical engineering students will participate in a local competition of NASA Moonbuggy vehicles Wednesday, Nov. 10, at 2 p.m. near the Intramural Fields past the intersection of Campus Drive and Bryce...

November 5, 2004

University to Hold 2004 UA-RED Day for Educators

The University of Alabama Career Center will hold UA-RED (Recruitment of Educators Day) on Wednesday, Nov. 10, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Ferguson Center Ballroom on the UA campus.

November 4, 2004

UA’s Sigma Nu Fraternity Builds Nature Trail at Local Park

Members of the Theta chapter of Sigma Nu fraternity at The University of Alabama built 1.5 miles of nature trail at Lake Lurleen State Park over Halloween weekend.

November 3, 2004