UA Student News for Feb. 23, 2016
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University Stewards applications, Feb. 24
Outstanding Commitment to Advising Award nominations, Feb. 25
International Peer Advisory Council applications, Feb. 26, 4:45 p.m.
UA Away scholarship applications, March 1, 11:59 p.m.
Honors College Medicine and Community applications, March 4
Center for Service and Leadership’s leadership team applications, March 9, 5 p.m.
Buford Peace Award nominations, March 21
Source Board of Governors and Involvement Geniuses applications, March 22, 5 p.m.
Effective March 1, students with outstanding balances will not be eligible to register for classes in future terms. Any Spring Semester 2016 or prior term balance must be paid before a student can register for summer or fall classes. Students with outstanding balances will have registration holds beginning March 25. Students should monitor their accounts frequently and take action to ensure balances are paid before the next registration period opens.
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- Accessing your student account: http://studentreceivables.ua.edu/frequently-html/#access-account
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- Proxy/parent/guest account: http://studentreceivables.ua.edu/proxyparentguest-access-instructions
University Libraries invites all students to complete an online survey that will help the libraries explore ways to support the University’s new strategic plan and the critical needs of library users.
The University of Alabama’s Academic Advising Association invites students to nominate their academic advisers for the 2015-16 Outstanding Commitment to Advising Award. The award is presented to one professional academic adviser and one faculty member. Nomination forms are due Feb. 25. More information: Dr. Tiffany Labon at email@example.com.
Fund for the Public Interest is hiring graduating seniors. More information: Shannon Li at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for the 2016-17 cycle of the Honors College service-learning course Medicine and Community are due March 4. All upcoming sophomores, juniors and seniors who are interested in medicine and have at least 3 hours of Honors Foundations credits may apply. The due date for all applications is Friday, March 4. In addition to this application link, students may log in to myBama and access the application via the “Honors Involvement Application” link in the Honors College banner under the Academics tab.
The Office of Student Involvement is accepting applications for the Source Board of Governors and Involvement Geniuses. These leadership positions help students get involved with campus organizations and then provide those organizations with essential resources. Applications are due March 22 by 5 p.m. More information: https://thesource.ua.edu/job-openings.
Higher Education Day will be held Thursday, Feb. 25, at 11 a.m. on the front steps of the Alabama State House. Free lunch follows the rally. The UA Student Government Association is coordinating buses to the rally. Buses leave at 7:30 a.m. and will return around 3 p.m. Bus travelers will receive T-shirts, coffee and breakfast. Sign up at https://goo.gl/8gL8kK. More information: email@example.com.
Students can donate blood during the Housing and Residential Life blood drive from noon to 5 p.m. March 2 in the Burke Hall game room.
The Alabama Leads conference is accepting registrations from students, faculty and staff. The conference, which focuses on leadership and diversity, will be held April 1-2 at the Ferguson Student Center.
Check the Events Calendar daily for an extensive list of campus events, including club meetings, arts and entertainment.
For athletics events, go to http://www.rolltide.com.
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.