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UA Engineering Students to Compete in Concrete Canoe Event

A team of University of Alabama engineering students will return to the American Society of Civil Engineers’ Southeast Conference Concrete Canoe Competition in Miami March 14-16.

UA Interior Design Students Place 2nd in Global Competition

Temporary emergency housing should not only provide shelter but also a sense of place and comfort for people who may have lost everything, said one University of Alabama senior. It was this concept that three interior design students incorporated into a public service announcement that placed second in the global Design for Disaster Relief video competition.

Premier Awards for Scholarship, Leadership Announced at UA

Recipients of the 2013 Premier Awards – the top individual honors for scholarship, leadership and service at The University of Alabama – were announced at a recent presentation dinner.

UA Panhellenic Association Invites Prospective Students to Sorority Life Preview

The Alabama Panhellenic Association invites prospective University of Alabama students to find out about sorority life during Panhellenic Preview Day.

UA Event Will Teach You How to Be a DJ

The University of Alabama’s University Programs will host disc jockey lessons at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17, at The Ferguson Center.

UA PR Students Team with Tuscaloosa Schools to ‘HALT’ Bullying

Five University of Alabama public relations students have developed the “I Can” campaign to help increase bullying awareness among local middle school students in Tuscaloosa City Schools.

UA Students Produce TV Show about the Arts in Alabama

A new original show on WVUA is a product of the The University of Alabama’s department of telecommunication and film and Creative Campus and will showcase artists from across Alabama.

New UA Website Connects Students With Off-Campus Housing

The University of Alabama’s Housing and Residential Communities office is launching a website to aid students in finding off-campus housing. The site is

UA Ranks First Among Public Universities in Enrollment of National Merit Scholars

The University of Alabama ranks first among public universities nationwide in the enrollment of National Merit Scholars for 2012-2013 with 241 scholars in the fall 2012 freshman class.

UA Student Selected for International Engineering Program

Thomas Moat, a senior in construction engineering from Newnan, Ga., will help the Chinese government in Beijing design and build a pedestrian bridge as part of the 2013 International Summer School of Structural Engineering at Tsinghua University in Beijing.