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Program celebrates MLK Jr. legacy

Josh Mullins

January 21, 2014

Fifty years years after Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, the phrase “Living together in peace” was the centerpiece for the Realizing the Dream program put on by The University of Alabama, the Southern Ch...

Honors College offers nanotechnology class

Jason Frost

January 21, 2014

From curing cancer to cleaning oil spills, nanotechnology is finding applications everywhere, and not just in science fiction. Funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation through the National Nanotechnology Initiativ...

Elect Her prepares women for office

Jessica Smith

January 21, 2014

Elect Her: Campus Women Win, a program that trains college women to run for student government and future office, is coming to The University of Alabama Feb. 1. Sydney Page, senior and student coordinator for Elect Her UA, w...

Students win analytics award

Samuel Yang

January 14, 2014

A team of University of Alabama graduate students took home top honors at the 2013 SAS Analytics and Data Mining Shootout, which tests students in their ability to wrangle and tame what Michael Adams, professor of statistics an...

UA missions group returns to Nicaragua

Mark Hammontree

January 8, 2014

By Mark Hammontree | News Editor ^ Less than a week before Christmas, 22 University of Alabama students said goodbye to the small Nicaraguan village of Trapichito. For some students, it was the last time they would ever see t...

Class applies philosophy principles to community service

Ellen Coogan

December 3, 2013

While philosophy is typically thought of as abstract thinking, students in The University of Alabama’s department of philosophy can get involved in a class which seeks to bring the principles explored back to reality. Stud...

City works to bring in new businesses

Sarah Elizabeth Tooker

December 3, 2013

City planners and developers are actively trying to fill the gaps in Tuscaloosa’s current retail market that are causing the city to lose millions of tax dollars every year to communities with stronger retail developments. W...

Scottsboro boys officially pardoned

Samuel Yang

December 3, 2013

In the moments right after Sheila Washington, founder and director of the Scottsboro Boys Museum and Cultural Center, found out that her quest to pardon the last three Scottsboro Boys was successful, she said she was sad at ...

Horwitz files to appeal court’s decision 2 days before deadline

Katherine Owen

November 25, 2013

Kelly Horwitz filed a motion to “Alter, Amend or Vacate” with the circuit court of Tuscaloosa County Monday morning, asking the court to “set aside” its Nov. 13 order dismissing the election contest between her and cu...

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