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UA Start-Up Brings Health Device Concept to Friday’s Launchpad Competition

A University of Alabama start-up company developing a low-cost device for checking both muscle health and nerve cells will compete Friday in a business competition.

UA Business School Reaches Out with New Diversity Initiative

A new initiative at The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce aims to recruit and reach out to rising high school seniors with diverse backgrounds who are enrolled in magnet and accelerated programs.

Two Teams with UA Ties Set For Finals of Start-up Business Competition

Two teams with University of Alabama ties are part of seven young businesses hoping to prove they could be commercially viable at the Alabama Launchpad Start-Up Competition. Teams with UA ties have done well in past Launchpad competitions, with a company based off UA technology one of the winners in the most recent competition last year.

UA-affiliated Company Finalist in Clean Energy Business Contest

A start-up company, e-Electricity, based on research at The University of Alabama, is a finalist in a clean energy competition supported by the United States Department of Energy.

UA Culverhouse Alumnus Funds $50,000 Business Plan Competition

The Edward K. Aldag, Jr. $50,000 Business Plan Competition, hosted by The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce, will award three students with the winning business plans startup funding and in–kind services.

Three Teams with UA Ties Set for Business Start-up Competition

Three companies affiliated with The University of Alabama are set to compete in a state-wide Alabama Launchpad Start-Up Competition.

UA’s Online Business Master’s Programs Ranked 12th by U.S. News

U.S. News and World Report ranks The University of Alabama’s Manderson Online Business Master’s programs 12th in the nation.

Business School Website Lists UA’s MBA Program as Underrated

A new review by on-line business school website Poets & Quants reveals that the Manderson MBA Program at The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce may not be ranked as high as it should be and is being undersold.

UA to Release 2014 Economic Forecast for State

What’s in store for Alabama’s economy in 2014? Local and national economic experts from The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce and the nation will answer that question at the 26th annual Economic Outlook Conference in Montgomery on Wednesday, Jan. 15.

UA Students Bring Home Top Prize in National Analytics Competition

Business students from the Culverhouse College of Commerce at The University of Alabama landed the top spot in the seventh annual national 2013 SAS Analytics and Data Mining Shootout in Orlando.