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UA’s School of Library and Information Studies Names New Director

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The University of Alabama’s School of Library and Information Studies has named Dr. James K. Elmborg its new director. Elmborg comes to UA from his professorship at […]

February 1, 2017

Hollywood quote

“My students know that there is no career fair for Hollywood. While the Career Center does a fantastic job with bringing companies to campus for employment recruitment, the hard truth […]

January 27, 2017

UA Student Named Finalist for Public Relations Award

Katie Gatti, a University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences student, was selected as a finalist for Public Relations Student of the Year in the 2017 PRWeek Awards.

January 18, 2017

PRWeek Names UA’s Advertising, PR Program among Top Five

The University of Alabama's advertising and public relations program, a department within the College of Communication and Information Sciences, has been named a top-five finalist for Outstanding Education Program in the 2017 PRWeek Awards.

December 12, 2016

UA Professor Receives Fellowship in Children’s Literature

Dr. Jamie Campbell Naidoo, associate and Foster- EBSCO Endowed Professor at The University of Alabama School of Library and Information Studies, has received the first Arne Nixon Center Research Fellowship in Children’s Literature from...

December 7, 2016

UA Professor Returns to White House for Champions of Change Reunion

Dr. Suzanne Horsley, an associate professor in The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences, headed back to the White House for the Champions of Change Reunion today.

December 5, 2016

UA to Hold its Winter Commencement Exercises

The University of Alabama will hold its winter commencement exercises Dec. 10 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

December 2, 2016

UA Students Earn Multicultural Award

Students from The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences were selected as part of the American Advertising Federation's Most Promising Multicultural Student Class of 2017.

November 16, 2016

Industry Immersion is ‘Professional Development on Steroids’

  “Our alumni can’t always come here, so let’s bring our best and brightest to the companies,” is the way Brandon Chicotsky explained the method behind Industry Immersion. Industry Immersion […]

November 14, 2016

UA Speak Off Winners Announced

The Fall 2016 Speak Off Public Speaking Competition was held Nov. 1 in Morgan Auditorium. Students currently enrolled in COM 123, Public Speaking, had the opportunity to compete with the […]

November 11, 2016

Overnight Sensations

A trio of University of Alabama media experts was asked to help Olympians and other athletes manage their brands.

November 7, 2016

UA’s Clark Places in National Association of Broadcasters’ Competition

Dr. Chandra Clark, an assistant professor in The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences, finished third in the first National Association of Broadcasters PILOT Innovation Challenge.

November 4, 2016

UA’s Capstone Agency Named Nation’s Top Student-Run Firm

The Public Relations Student Society of America recognized The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences' Capstone Agency as the Society's top student-run agency.

November 2, 2016

7 Frightful Things at UA (with an Educational Purpose)

1. Haunting music In the Moody Music Building Concert Hall, Dr. Faythe Freese sits at UA’s famous Holtkamp pipe organ and plays a few bars. Recognize the composition? For many of […]

October 31, 2016

UA Faculty Selected to Participate in SECU Program

Ten faculty members at The University of Alabama will take part in the 2016-17 Southeastern Conference Faculty Travel Program, which provides travel support and encourages collaboration among colleagues at other SEC member institutions.

October 12, 2016