News and Announcements
May 2, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
The National Science Foundation selected seven University of Alabama students and one alumna for its Graduate Research Fellowship Program from among more than 13,000 applicants.
April 10, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
Luke Colburn, lead student developer at the Center for Advanced Public Safety, has won the 2013 University of Alabama Student Employee of the Year Award.
April 2, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
More than 350 students from third graders to seniors in high school from across Alabama will be at The University of Alabama April 6 telling robots what to do and hoping their instructions are good enough to win the Alabama Robotics Competition.
March 12, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
The University of Alabama’s College of Engineering Does Amateur Radical Theater, or COE Does ART, will parody classic literature in its production of “Engineers Present: All the Great Books Abridged.”
February 28, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
The University of Alabama Graduate School has announced the recipients of the 2013 Outstanding Graduate Student awards, to be presented during UA Honors Week, April 1–5.
November 16, 2012 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
Analyzing Alabama and national fatal crash data during Thanksgiving week, University of Alabama researchers found common factors in fatal crashes throughout the year are exaggerated by the activity of Thanksgiving week.
November 14, 2012 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
Continuing efforts to introduce computer science to high school students, a $1 million grant was awarded to Dr. Jeff Gray, associate professor of computer science in The University of Alabama College of Engineering, to train teachers in a new computer-science course and future College Board AP exam.
October 23, 2012 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
Dr. Henry Petroski, professor, author and a leading expert on engineering failures throughout history, will visit The University of Alabama campus Nov. 7, capping his visit with a public lecture in the Ferguson Center.
September 19, 2012 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
The University of Alabama College of Engineering will host Engineering Day, or E-Day, an open house for high-school students and their families, Thursday, Oct. 11, from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.
September 5, 2012 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
The University of Alabama recently selected 19 students as 2011-2012 Ambassadors of the College of Engineering, or ACEs.