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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.

UA Social Work Students to Study in Hong Kong

Seven social work students from The University of Alabama will take part in a two-week visit to Hong Kong to study social work practices in one of the world’s most remarkable cities.

Award Winners Announced by UA Order of Omega

The University of Alabama chapter of Order of Omega announced award recipients at their annual banquet held recently in Tuscaloosa. Order of Omega is the national honorary for fraternity and sorority members.

New Members Named to UA Chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta

Some 850 University of Alabama students recently accepted membership and were initiated into Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society for first-year students.

UA Students Lead Projects in the Black Belt

A group of 30 University of Alabama honors students is spending May 7-25 in Marion carrying out multiple community-service projects in the Black Belt.

UA Student Team Readies Robot for Lunar-Mining Contest

Alabama Lunabotics, a team of students from The University of Alabama and Shelton State Community College, will compete in the NASA Lunabotics Mining Competition May 21-27 at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla.

UA Students Secure $5.8 Million in Tax Refunds for Alabama Families through SaveFirst

University of Alabama students recently worked at free tax preparation sites across the state to prepare more than 3,200 returns for working families to secure $5.8 million in tax refunds and save almost $1 million in tax preparation fees.