Dr. Nancy Rubin focuses on signs of holiday depression and where people should go for help.
UA engineers receive patent for renewable energy conversion algorithm – UA biologist studies python’s genome – UA expert comments on holiday driving danger – UA researchers contribute to IceCube Collaboration report on neutrinos – UA prof involved in Scottsboro Boys’ pardon – and more…
The University of Alabama invites the public to Collaborama, a presentation of collaborative work from student writers, dancers and artists. The event is from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, in the Morgan Hall Auditorium on campus. Admission is free.
Click on http://uanews.ua.edu/student to view UA Student News on UA’s website if you have problems reading the email subscription. DEADLINES TO REMEMBER Alternative break applications and deposit fees, Dec. 3 THIS WEEK’S EVENTS Children’s and young adult book sale, Dec. 4, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Gorgas Library fifth floor Stress Free Daze, Dec. 4, 7 p.m.-midnight, […]
UA tops Auburn in annual food drive – UA president reflects on first year – UA researchers report on holiday traffic, competitive intelligence, peanut butter’s impact on undernourished children – UA experts comment on health insurance, budgeting for the holidays, unsung civil rights hero, Bailey Thomson’s legacy, imported organic food – Historic doors on display – and more…
This week at The University of Alabama: UA researchers say holiday driving most dangerous right before Christmas – Research on renewable energy systems leads to patent – UA experts offer tips on how to save on water heating, ways to exercise without leaving home – UA School of Music presents ‘Hilaritas’
The Burmese python’s ability to ramp up its metabolism and enlarge its organs to swallow and digest prey whole can be traced to unusually rapid evolution and specialized adaptations of its genes and the way they work, a team of international biologists, including one from The University of Alabama, said in a new research paper.
University of Alabama junior Jacquie McMahon was named the 2013 recipient of a $2,000 scholarship for public relations students.
Renewable energy sources such as wind-powered generators can be more reliable and efficient by better controlling the process of getting electricity onto the power grid, according to a United States patent based on research by Dr. Shuhui Li, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at The University of Alabama.
Water heating is the second largest energy expense in your home, and it typically accounts for about 20 percent of your utility bill. The University of Alabama’s Greg McKelvey offers several ways to help reduce your water costs. Install aerating, low-flow faucets and showerheads. Draining a gallon of water from your water heater tank every six […]
Dr. Anne Halli-Tierney shares a few simple ways people can keep their bodies moving without leaving their homes.
UA researchers use ice to study space – Engineering prof receives Blackmon-Moody Award – UA study shows high risk of deer collisions during holiday season – Engineering student wins 3 Minute Thesis competition – Students organize Swipe Aware Hunger initiative – UA expert comments on Black Friday – John Legend to perform at UA – Beat Auburn Beat Hunger sets high goal – Construction begins on new women’s rowing facility
On. Nov. 13, 2013, UA President Dr. Judy Bonner met with UA’s faculty and staff to deliver the Fall Faculty/Staff Address.
Click on http://uanews.ua.edu/student to view UA Student News on UA’s website if you have problems reading the email subscription. DEADLINES TO REMEMBER Alternative break applications and deposit fees, Dec. 3 TODAY Thanksgiving potluck dinner, 5:30 p.m., Sigma Delta Tau house Tide Talks, 7:30 p.m., Ferguson Center Theater THIS WEEK’S EVENTS Classes dismissed; UA open normal […]
The University of Alabama won the 2013 Beat Auburn Beat Hunger Food Drive by collecting 299,398 pounds of food to top Auburn University’s collection of 169,702 pounds of food.
UA researchers study neutrino astronomy through Antarctic ice – UA Panhellenic sorority elects first African-American president – Yuengling sisters inducted into UA Hospitality Hall of Fame – UA students assist Hope Clinic – Nick’s Kids, Habitat for Humanity dedicate 15th home – UA research says Christmastime traffic worse than other holidays – Education prof’s study on ability groups cited – UA experts quoted on unemployment rate, university student receivables’ processes – and more…
This week at The University of Alabama: UA study focuses on dangers of holiday driving – UA experts comment on helping your children build credit, dealing with stress during the holidays, whether supplements help patients with osteoporosis, impact of ACA rollout on mid-term elections
While it is important to establish a good credit rating early in life, there are other factors that need consideration first, such as your child’s maturity level. But when the time is right, there are several ways you can help your child build credit, and The University of Alabama’s Jan Brakefield offers a few suggestions on how to do just that.
UA faculty involved with Scottsboro Boys pardon – UA has dedicated space for 3D printing – UA’s Health Scholars Program graduates first Hale County students – UA students ‘pass out’ to show dangers of secondhand smoke – UA study looks at ‘imposter fears’ – and more…
A University of Alabama graduate student from the College of Engineering claimed the top prize in the University’s inaugural 3 Minute Thesis competition, while another engineering graduate student won the “People’s Choice” award Wednesday night.
Click on http://uanews.ua.edu/student to view UA Student News on UA’s website if you have problems reading the email subscription. ANNOUNCEMENT KENNEDY MEMORIAL SERVICE —The Mallet Assembly will sponsor a memorial song and moment of silence in memory of President John F. Kennedy on the 50th anniversary of his death. The service begins today at 12:30 […]
UA receives $2 million grant to improve Head Start – UA helps Tuscaloosa succeed financially – Exhibit, film focus on dangers of smoking – Major companies recruit UA students – UA prof comments on pardon for Scottsboro Boys – UA class makes zombie film – UA/AU students to help build Habitat house – Doctoral students present theses in three minutes – and more…
The University of Alabama has become one of the newest partners of Hathitrust, a partnership of major academic and research libraries collaborating in a digital library initiative to preserve and provide access to the published record in digital form.
Today, nearly 25 years after the pioneering idea of detecting neutrinos in ice, the IceCube Collaboration, including University of Alabama researchers, announces the observation of 28 very high-energy particle events that constitute the first solid evidence for astrophysical neutrinos from cosmic accelerators.
The University of Alabama Circle K student organization will host its annual Luminaries on the Quad event from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8. During this community service leadership project, Circle K members arrange thousands of luminary candles on the Quad between Denny Chimes and Gorgas Library and along University Boulevard. The event is free and open to the public.