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Battle-Friedman Garden Blooms Again

A home surrounded by an intricately designed and well-kept garden is a rare pleasure today, and was even more so in the 19th century. And that's what makes the rediscovery and restoration of the...

March 15, 2000

UA School of Law Wins Moot Court Competition

The University of Alabama School of Law recently won the Southeast Regional Championship at the 2000 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition in Dallas.

March 15, 2000

Alabama Heritage Magazine Looks at When Stars Fell on Alabama

On the night of Nov.12, 1833, gamblers, thieves and other assorted sinners along the east coast of the United States traded in the instruments of their debauchery in exchange for prayerbooks, so sure were...

March 15, 2000

UA Students Sponsor Dance Marathon to Benefit Children’s Hospital

Dance Marathon 2000, The University of Alabama's first student fund-raiser for the Children's Hospital of Alabama, is scheduled for March 17-18 from 6 p.m. until 6 a.m. at the Student Recreation Center.

March 15, 2000

UA Air Force ROTC Offers Scholarships

The University of Alabama Air Force ROTC is currently offering Express Scholarships to students graduating between Oct.1, 2001 and Sept. 30, 2002.

March 14, 2000

Student Ambassador Group Chosen at UA

The University of Alabama has named 24 outstanding students to be Capstone Men and Women, serving as official ambassadors for the University.

March 13, 2000

Capstone Camp to Offer Summer Classes at UA

The University of Alabama is offering a touch of college life to children and adults through the summer program, Capstone Camp.

March 13, 2000

Media Advisory: UA Experts Offer Perspectives on Rising Gas Prices

With gas prices expected to continue making news in coming months, University of Alabama experts are available for commentary. Contact the experts listed here directly or call Chris Bryant at 205/348-8323 or Bill Gerdes...

March 10, 2000

UA Instructor Named Nation’s Best K-12 Distance Education Teacher

Grinell Smith, on-air instructor for "Integrated Science," The University of Alabama's innovative middle-school video-based science curriculum, recently received the "Excellence in Distance Learning Teaching-K-12 Education" award by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA).

March 10, 2000

Statement from Dr. Andrew Sorensen

President, The University of Alabama

March 8, 2000

UA’s Rural Medical Scholars Program Accepting Applications

The Rural Medical Scholars Program (RMSP) at The University of Alabama will interview eligible applicants in June for the 2000 class that begins in August.

March 8, 2000

UA’s Rural Health Scholar Programs Accepting Applications

High school juniors with an interest in health care careers and college life may get a preview of both through The University of Alabama's Rural Health Scholars Program (RHSP) and the new Rural Science...

March 8, 2000

Metro Area Populations Grow; Shelby Still Fastest Growing County in the State

The populations of the counties surrounding Alabama's major metropolitan areas continue to grow, but the populations of 11 counties in the Black Belt have lost population.

March 8, 2000

UA President Andrew Sorensen to Meet With Students

University of Alabama students will have an opportunity to meet with UA President Andrew Sorensen in an informal setting Monday, March 13, from noon-1:30 p.m. at the Ferguson Center Food Court on the UA...

March 7, 2000

2000 Opens Strong for Alabama Housing Market

After three consecutive years of record sales, the residential real estate market in Alabama continues to show signs of slowing, according to figures from the Alabama Real Estate Research and Education Center (AREREC).

March 7, 2000