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Gender Differences Deepen, Grades Slide in Report Card on PR Leaders

The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations and Heyman Associates have collaborated to produce a Report Card on PR Leaders, updating their existing study completed in 2015.

June 5, 2017

UA’s Brown Receives Early Career Research Award

Dr. Kenon Brown was awarded the Early Career Research Award from the International Communication Association's Sports Communication Interest Group.

May 30, 2017

Scholars Collaborate for Book on Evolution Education in Alabama

New book on evolution education by Drs. Christopher Lynn, Laura Reed, William Evans, and Amanda Glaze.

Three University of Alabama faculty and a 2013 alumna recently joined forces to address the challenges of evolution education within Alabama.

May 23, 2017

UA’s Plank Center Aims to Bridge Gap between Education, Practice

The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations at The University of Alabama added 10 more educators to its Fellowship for Educators Program.

May 18, 2017

Nelson Receives Award for Support of AUSA Chapter

College of Communication and Information Sciences Dean Mark Nelson received an award for helping local high school ROTC students with the American Legion Oratorical Contest.

May 18, 2017

APR’s ‘Bookmark’ Host Named Winner of Governor’s Arts Award

Dr. Don Noble, a native of New York, has spent nearly 30 years promoting Alabama writers on public radio and TV. But now, it’s the retired University of Alabama English professor’s time to...

May 16, 2017

UA Students Win One Club’s Bronze Pencil Award

A group of University of Alabama students won a Bronze Pencil award in the One Club's Young Ones College Competition, an international advertising showcase.

May 11, 2017

Winners of 2017 Holle Awards Announced

The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences has announced the winners of the 2017 Holle Awards for Excellence and Creativity in Communication.

May 4, 2017

UA’s Bateman Team Finalists Again

For the second year in a row, The University of Alabama's Bateman Team has been named a finalist in PRSSA's Bateman Case Study Competition, the premier national case study competition for public relations students....

May 3, 2017

APR’s Coverage of Alabama Prisons Wins Regional, National Awards

Alabama Public Radio's investigative coverage of Alabama's prison system won regional and national awards.

May 2, 2017

UA to Hold Commencement Exercises May 5-7

The University of Alabama will hold its spring commencement exercises May 5-7 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

April 28, 2017

Plank Center Study: Culture Impacts Leadership Cycle among PR Pros

The University of Alabama's Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations has completed research documenting the first-known attempt to understand the process and various stages of leadership development in public relations specialists.

April 26, 2017

UA’s Naidoo Elected President of ALSC

Dr. Jamie Naidoo has been elected president of the Association for Library Service to Children.

April 18, 2017

UA’s Bruce to be Named President of BEA

An associate professor of journalism and creative media at The University of Alabama has been elected president of the Broadcast Education Association.

April 14, 2017

UA to Screen Documenting Justice Films

The University of Alabama Center for Ethics & Social Responsibility and the UA department of journalism and creative media will host the 11th Annual Documenting Justice film screening at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 25,...

April 12, 2017