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UA’s Alabama Productivity Center Announces Recipients of the 2008 Team Showcase Winners

The Alabama Productivity Center and the Alabama Technology Network today announced the recipients of the 2008 Alabama Quality Award AQA Team Showcase, the state’s honor for teams that demonstrate quality and performance excellence.

UA’s Alabama Productivity Center Announces Recipients of 2008 Alabama Quality Awards for Excellence

The Alabama Productivity Center at The University of Alabama today announced 10 organizations as recipients of the 2008 Alabama Quality Award, the state’s honor for quality and performance excellence.

Alabama EPSCoR to Provide Partnership Development Opportunities at Annual Conference, Symposium July 22-24

The Alabama Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, known as Alabama EPSCoR, will provide networking and partnership development opportunities for academic institutions, government agencies, industry and small business representatives at the 2008 Annual Alabama EPSCoR Conference and Stakeholder Symposium July 22-24.

Minority Business Forum Focuses on How to Do Business with UA

To encourage more partnerships with minority contractors and vendors, The University of Alabama Unity Affairs and Financial Affairs Offices have teamed up to host the third Minority Business Forum on Tuesday, May 6, at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

Alabama Construction Industry Gets a Boost from UA’s Newest Program

The Alabama construction industry is beginning to reap the benefits from The University of Alabama’s newest program.

UA SIFE Team Named Regional Champion for Second Consecutive Year; Advances to Chicago

After presenting a report of its year-long community outreach projects to a panel of 16 business leaders, the Students in Free Enterprise team at The University of Alabama was named a SIFE USA Regional champion.

Two UA Students Chosen to Attend Insurance, Risk Management National Conferences

Two students enrolled in The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce insurance and risk management curriculum have been chosen to attend national conferences.

Whistleblower, Author Cynthia Cooper to Visit UA to Share Her Experience in MCI/WorldCom Scandal

Cynthia Cooper, who received her master’s degree in accountancy from The University of Alabama and has achieved worldwide acclaim for her role in uncovering the corporate fraud at WorldCom, will return to Tuscaloosa to talk about her new book, “EXTRAORDINARY CIRCUMSTANCES: The Journey of a Corporate Whistleblower.”

High School Students with Ideas for Businesses Invited to Enter UA Business Plan Competition

Enterprising high school students in Alabama are invited to participate in the first Alabama High School Business Plan Competition, sponsored by DSI Security Services and The Alabama Entrepreneurship Institute at The University of Alabama, part of the Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration.

Economic Uncertainty to be Addressed at 2008 Economic Outlook Conference Presented by UA

Soaring oil prices. The ailing housing market. The decline in the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Standard & Poor’s 500 in the last quarter of 2007. Is a recession imminent?