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Homegrown Alabama Farmers Market Hosts Bama Loves Tomatoes Festival, Salsa Competition

Homegrown Alabama, The University of Alabama student-led farmers market, invites the community to the Bama Loves Tomatoes Festival on Thursday, July 5, from 3-6 p.m. on the lawn of Canterbury Episcopal Church.

UA Grads Receive Fulbright Scholarships for International Study

Seema Kumar of Shreveport, La., and Elyse M. McLaughlin of Birmingham, recent graduates of The University of Alabama, have received Fulbright Scholarships to study abroad during the 2012-2013 school year.

UA Professor’s ‘Hell: Paradise Found’ Finds Its Way to New York City

“Hell: Paradise Found,” a comedy written and directed by Seth Panitch, UA associate professor of theatre, will trod the boards in New York this July in an Off-Broadway production at the 59E59 Theaters in Manhattan.

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Spring Term

A total of 6,847 students enrolled during the 2012 spring term at The University of Alabama were named to the Dean’s List with an academic record of 3.5 or above, or the President’s List with an academic record of 4.0, all As.

Foster Care Students Experience College Life at UA in Summer Program

A select group of high school students who are living in foster care will have the opportunity to participate in a summer camp at The University of Alabama in the Nsoro Precollegiate Summer Program June 24-29.

UA Music Students Set Record in Southeast Competition

Five students from The University of Alabama School of Music’s French horn studio made history by sweeping all four competitions at the recent Southeast Horn Workshop.

UA Mallet Assembly to Hold Katzenbach Memorial

Mallet Assembly student group at The University of Alabama is holding a memorial event in honor of Nicholas Katzenbach, U.S. deputy attorney general under Robert Kennedy during the civil rights era, on Monday, June 11, at 6:30 p.m. in the Malone-Hood Plaza.

UA Honors Students Receive Boren Scholarships for International Study

Two Honors College students at The University of Alabama have been awarded prestigious Boren Scholarships by the State Department for the 2012-2013 academic year.

UA’s College Transition Program for Students with Autism Grows

When fall classes resume on The University of Alabama campus in August, 18 students are expected to participate in UA’s transition program for students with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.

UA Lunar-Mining Team Wins National Contest

Alabama Lunabotics, a team of students from The University of Alabama and Shelton State Community College, won the top prize in the NASA Lunabotics Mining Competition at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla.