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The University of Alabama

UA Students Participate in Cooperative Education with Corporations

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — More than 150 University of Alabama students during the fall 2013 semester are receiving a hands-on educational experience at more than 60 companies and organizations through UA’s Cooperative Education Program.

In the Cooperative Education Program, students alternate periods of full-time study with periods of full-time employment. This program offers work related to the academic major or career interests of each student. The experience enhances the students’ employment prospects after graduation.

While in school, students carry regular course schedules. While on co-op, they work with professionals in their fields who supervise their training and work. At work, co-op students earn competitive salaries and may receive benefit packages in addition to valuable on-the-job experience.

Students maintain their full-time student status while at work and have priority registration status each semester through graduation.

Participating students and work sites for fall 2013 are:

Burrows Barry Arab AL Alabama Power
Evans Joshua Ardmore AL Mercedes Benz
Jackson Kelly Athens AL LOGOS
Porter Molly Athens AL Marshall Space Flight Center
Tyree Steven Berry AL Hunt Refining
Russell Brandon Bessemer AL BP Decatur Plant
Baroody Anthony Birmingham AL BioHorizons
Beckett Katy Birmingham AL Mercedes Benz
Belling Matthew Birmingham AL Turner Construction Company
Boyd Kevin Birmingham AL ISE Innomotive
Brennan Thomas Birmingham AL Altec
Carder Mckinley Birmingham AL GAF
Devance Lee Birmingham AL Jordan & Skala Engineers
Garfinkle Jacob Birmingham AL Faurecia Interior Systems
Harvey Joshua Birmingham AL Brasfield & Gorrie
Johnston Cory Birmingham AL WKW Automotive
Mccollum Samuel Birmingham AL Brasfield & Gorrie
Pearson Bianca Birmingham AL Shaw Industries
Pigue Michael Birmingham AL Altec
Turner David Birmingham AL Jordan & Skala Engineers
Hamm David Blountsville AL Alabama Power
Baggett Katherine Brewton AL Georgia Pacific-Brewton
Baker Justin Buhl AL Adtran
Roach Allison Butler AL Rock Tenn
Hobaugh Elizabeth Calera AL BMW Manufacturing
Smith Mark Center Point AL Baxter Health Care
Moore Justen Chelsea AL Robins & Morton
Light Samuel Coker AL Alabama Power
Ramsey Keaton Cullman AL Ascend Materials
Clark Bailie Decatur AL Mercedes Benz
Howett Emily Decatur AL Daikin
Cupit Stephen Demopolis AL Rock Tenn
Russell Colin Demopolis AL Alabama Power
Hurst Taylor Dothan AL Georgia Pacific-Cedar Springs
Bell Jonathan Ethelsville AL Tiffin Motorhomes
Galloway Christopher Ethelsville AL Marathon Equipment
Bernauer Terrence Florence AL Altec
Harrison William Florence AL Premier System
Carter Jonathan Gardendale AL M.J. Harris
Hassell Aaron Gardendale AL Alabama Power
Autrey Levi Guin AL ISE Innomotive
Fox Nicholas Guntersville AL Honda
Hicks Phillip Hanceville AL FMC Technologies
Jones Zachary Hazel Green AL Mercedes Benz
Powell Shane Helena AL Alabama Power
Carlton Graham Homewood AL Honda
Bryant Matthew Hoover AL Alabama Power
Culotta David Hoover AL Faurecia Interior Systems
Fort Michael Hoover AL Brasfield & Gorrie
Hancock Russell Hoover AL Nucor Steel
Thrasher Benjamin Hoover AL Mercedes Benz
Ashcraft Elizabeth Huntsville AL Eastman Chemical
Diehl Ryan Huntsville AL Altec
Donham Alan Huntsville AL Adtran
Mann Eric Huntsville AL RL Consulting, Inc.
Parker George Huntsville AL US Steel
Wlodarski James Huntsville AL Norfolk Southern
Smith Patrick Jasper AL Nucor Steel
Crenshaw Timothy Leeds AL Alabama Power
Bess Keri Lockhart AL Shaw Industries
Hall Michael Madison AL Adtran
Levert Nicholas Madison AL Adtran
Bond Justin Maylene AL Adtran
Grier Thomas McCalla AL Phifer, Inc.
Brown Julius Minter AL Rheem Water Heaters
Garstecki Patrick Mobile AL TTL
Harris Glenda Mobile AL Meadwestvaco
Jordan Malcolm Mobile AL Meadwestvaco
Fullenwilder Jarvis Montgomery AL Mercedes Benz
Hudson John Montgomery AL ISE Innomotive
Hull Leslie Montgomery AL Sabic Innovative Plastics CH
Mallett David Montgomery AL Adtran
Oberkor John Montgomery AL Int’l Paper – Selma
Naylor Joseph Moulton AL B.L. Harbert
Spielberger Stefanie Mountain Brook AL Sabic Innovative Plastics CH
Honeycutt Nicholas New Market AL Tiffin Motorhomes
Stringfellow Michael New Market AL Mercedes Benz
Baxley Jacob Norhtport AL GAF
Gimenez Christina Northport AL Mercedes Benz
Jacobs Joseph Northport AL Brasfield & Gorrie
Lesley Trent Northport AL Alabama Power
McMillan Mark Northport AL Brasfield & Gorrie
Webb Theodore Northport AL Alabama Power
Tibbs Jason Oneonta AL Faurecia Interior Systems
Jarmon Katherine Oxford AL Evonik
LeCroy James Pleasant Grove AL Advanced Distributor
Deaver Jason Prattville AL Sabic Innovative Plastics ME
Meadows Sara Prattville AL Adtran
Hudson Bradly Quinton AL Mercedes Benz
Hoagland Robyn Russellville AL Jordan & Skala Engineers
Dillon Matthew Scottsboro AL ESG Heil Environmental
Mcallister Anthony Slocomb AL Alabama Power
Calvert Jacob Trafford AL Adtran
Roper Morgan Trussville AL Alabama Power
Swindle Malorie Trussville AL Mercedes Benz
Burt Ryan Tuscaloosa AL Altec
Corpuz Kirk-Irwin Tuscaloosa AL Hoar Construction
Floyd Mason Tuscaloosa AL BLG Logistics, Inc.
Garner Franklin Tuscaloosa AL Mercedes Benz
Gawlik Matthew Tuscaloosa AL Nucor Steel
Harrison Nathaniel Tuscaloosa AL Helix Systems
Holden Zachary Tuscaloosa AL Mercedes Benz
Pierce Gunnar Tuscaloosa AL Nucor Steel
Quinn Kevin Tuscaloosa AL Goodyear
Rickard Cody Tuscaloosa AL Georgia Pacific-Pennington
Schreiber Conrad Tuscaloosa AL Sabic Innovative Plastics ME
Trivedi Kanchan Tuscaloosa AL Jordan & Skala Engineers
Zheng Huiying Tuscaloosa AL Mercedes Benz
Turner Dominique Uniontown AL Shaw Industries
Barber Richard Vestavia Hills AL Brasfield & Gorrie
Wright Benjamin Vestavia Hills AL Honda
Goeters Geoffrey Waverly AL Synthesis Energy Systems
Farris John Winfield AL Nucor Steel
Schulz Eric Parker CO Mercedes Benz
Kalvin Dylan Naples FL Hoar Construction
Shipley Adam Marietta GA Mercedes Benz
Soble Lee Marietta GA Alabama Power
Inman Eric Roswell GA Johnson Outdoors
Subram Adie Aurora IL Shaw Industries
Mickens Andriana Glenwood IL Brasfield & Gorrie
Ernst Matthew Mandeville LA Hoar Program Management
Hummel Emmett Mandeville LA ESG Heil Environmental
LaBauve Christopher Metairie LA Adtran
Tomaszewski Grace Grand Rapids MI BMW Manufacturing
Wilkerson Clifford Columbus MS Doster Construction
Pearson Shane Moss Point MS Aker Solutions
Peters Shane Olive Branch MS Premier System
Lawson Richard Purvis MS Adtran
Pierce David Cary NC Joy Global
Bartlett Brian Charlotte NC Nucor Steel
Landru Craig Charlotte NC Mercedes Benz
Poole Brandon Charlotte NC Johnson Outdoors
Overton Julia Wilmington NC Brasfield & Gorrie
Hamley Andy Brunswick OH Mercedes Benz
Holter Ryan Cincinnati OH Goodyear
Chase Alexander Springfield OH Brasfield & Gorrie
Cameron Corey IRMO SC Honda
Reeves Katherine Chattanooga TN Sabic Innovative Plastics CH
Krieger William Collierville TN Hale County
Gilham Rachel Cordova TN BP Decatur Plant
Kelsoe James Cordova TN Tiffin Motorhomes
Butler Benjamin Franklin TN M.J. Harris
Odonnell Thomas Franklin TN Brasfield & Gorrie
Allbritten Adam Murfreesboro TN Southern Company
Ferguson Melody Murfreesboro TN Meadwestvaco
Griffis Sara Nashville TN B.L. Harbert
Zoll Dylan Ooltewah TN Ascend Materials
Houston Ross Sweetwater TN Daikin
Guffey Brandon Whitwell TN Ascend Materials
Linville Taylor Arlington TX Eastman Chemical
Devin Kenneth Neil College Station TX Chevron
Shake Brittany Double Oak TX TTL
Dolifka Jacob Houston TX Ascend Materials
Terrill Kelsey McKinney TX Chevron
Maeder Alexander Plano TX Faurecia Interior Systems
Heinen Andrew The Woodlands TX Ascend Materials
McNider Elle Hampton VA Boeing
Whitlock Matthew Reston VA Adtran

The University of Alabama, a student-centered research university, is experiencing significant growth in both enrollment and academic quality. This growth, which is positively impacting the campus and the state's economy, is in keeping with UA's vision to be the university of choice for the best and brightest students. UA, the state's flagship university, is an academic community united in its commitment to enhancing the quality of life for all Alabamians.