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Workshop on small business grants to be held Tuesday

Samuel Yang

July 14, 2014

A full-day workshop on submitting proposals for Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer grants will begin at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 15. The workshop, held by the Economic Development Partnersh...

Student aces finance test

Maria Beddingfield

June 11, 2014

Throughout the course of their educational careers, students can encounter a wide range of aptitude tests, from the ACT to the GRE to the LSAT. When Jeff Priester, a junior majoring in finance, took the Bloomberg Aptitude Test, ...

Binge drinking especially affects women

Mark Hammontree

January 23, 2013

According to a recent report issued by the Centers for Disease Control, college-aged women may be at a higher risk for long-term health issues related to alcohol use. 24 percent of women age 18 to 24 binge drink (defined as having...

Pell Grant effects not expected in Alabama

Jon Vincent

January 17, 2013

Recent changes to Pell Grant requirements have caused a decrease in enrollment at Mississippi community colleges, but similar effects are not expected in the state of Alabama. The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2012 chan...

New technology ushers in ‘smart’ fitness

Morgan Reames

January 17, 2013

The development of many new gadgets and advances in technology may help students reach their New Year’s goal to shed some extra pounds. According to the University of Scranton Journal of Clinical Psychology, the No. 1 New Yea...

UA grad to appear on hit TV shows

Adrienne Burch

January 10, 2013

University of Alabama alumna, Sonequa Martin-Green, is seeing her dreams come true before her very eyes. Five years ago she spoke the line, “True I talk of dreams, which are the children of an idle brain,” while playing t...

Alabama to receive $335 million from BP settlement

Mark Hammontree

November 27, 2012

In a recent settlement over criminal charges regarding the 2010 oil spill, British Petroleum agreed to pay more than $4 billion over the next five years. “BP’s agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice to pay $4 billio...

UA accounting program ranked 18th in country

Katherine Langner

November 14, 2012

The University of Alabama’s undergraduate accounting program is ranked 18th in the country, according to Public Accounting Report’s 2012 Annual Professors Survey. The program jumped two spots from the 2011 survey. Peter Johnso...

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