Students

New UA Class Reveals History of Local Lynchings; Marker for Victims to be Erected

  • February 27, 2017

As part of a new history class called “Southern Memory: Lynching in the South,” which was started at The University of Alabama this fall by Dr. John Giggie, 15 students have spent the semester learning about the history and rationale of lynching, as well as tracking down the history of the documented lynchings that took place in Tuscaloosa County.

C&IS Media Day to Feature Alabama Talent

  • February 27, 2017

C&IS’ Media Day, formerly “J-Day,” provides an opportunity for students studying creative media and news media to hear career professionals discuss their industry. This year’s lineup features Alabama professionals.