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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

UA Student Selected for Advertising Internship Program

University of Alabama student Alexandra McKee has been named a finalist for the 2017 American Advertising Federation’s Vance and Betty Lee Stickell Student Internship Program.

March 30, 2017

UA Announces Outstanding Graduate Student Awards for 2017

The University of Alabama Graduate School has announced the recipients of the 2017 Outstanding Graduate Student awards. The awards will be presented during UA Honors Week from Monday, April 3, to Friday, April 7.

March 28, 2017

UA Students to Participate in Global News Relay

University of Alabama students from the department of journalism and creative media are teaming with 15 universities around the world for the fourth-annual Global News Relay.

March 27, 2017

Weber Shandwick CEO to Address UA Students, Faculty

Andy Polansky, CEO of Weber Shandwick, will deliver the 19th Koten Distinguished Lecture in Public Relations Tuesday, March 28, at 9:30 a.m. on his topic, “Navigating Through a Dizzying Pace of Change.”

March 22, 2017

Library Expert to Give Keynote Address at UA Diversity Symposium

Dr. Clara Chu, one of the nation’s top experts in international libraries, will give the keynote address at the College of Communication and Information Sciences' Diversity Symposium.

March 22, 2017

UA Students Highlight Research, Creativity during Annual Conference  

More than 500 undergraduate students at The University of Alabama are highlighting their research and creative projects during the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference March 29-30.

March 22, 2017

Ceremony to Celebrate Research by UA Faculty Rescheduled

Members of The University of Alabama faculty will be honored for their research contributions at the upcoming Faculty Research Day.

March 21, 2017

Alabama Forensics Council Wins 21st National Championship

The Alabama Forensics Council won its 21st national championship in March at the Novice National Championship Tournament at the University of West Florida.

March 20, 2017

UA Announces 2017 Premier Awards

The University of Alabama Division of Student Life has announced the recipients of the 2017 Premier Awards – the top individual honors for scholarship, leadership and service. The 2017 UA Premier Award recipients will...

March 20, 2017

UA’s College of Communication and Information Sciences Wins Big at American Advertising Awards

The College of Communication and Information Sciences won multiple student and professional awards at the local American Advertising Awards.

March 10, 2017

Public Relations Diversity Hinges on Leadership

A recent literature review by Dr. Nilanjana Bardhan, a board member of the Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations at The University of Alabama, showcases diversity and inclusion trends in the PR industry...

March 3, 2017