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Commercial Real Estate Conference Scheduled for Jan. 30; RSA’s Bronner to Deliver Keynote Address at UA’s ACRE Event

The Ninth Annual Commercial Real Estate Conference will be held at the Birmingham/Jefferson County Convention Center Sheraton Hotel Complex and will feature David Bronner, chief executive officer of the Retirement Systems of Alabama, as the keynote speaker. The RSA provides pension benefits to more than 100,000 retirees or their survivors, and paid out $2.035 billion in fiscal 2007.

Economic Summit to Focus on Tuscaloosa, West Alabama

An economic summit focused on Tuscaloosa and West Alabama will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009, in the Sellers Auditorium at the Bryant Conference Center on The University of Alabama campus.

UA’s Adam Harbison Wins George J. Mitchell Scholarship to go with His Truman Scholarship

Chalk up another prestigious scholarship for The University of Alabama’s Adam Harbison.

UA’s West Named Chair of the Board of Trustees for Executive MBA Council

Susan Carver West, assistant dean and head of The University of Alabama’s Manderson Graduate School of Business, has been named chair of the board of trustees for the Executive MBA Council.

UA Again Chosen as McGowan Scholars Academic Institution

The University of Alabama has again been chosen as a McGowan Scholars Academic Institution for the 2009-2010 academic year by the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund Inc.

Chairman of MetLife Financial Services to Speak at UA’s Culverhouse College of Commerce

C. Robert Henrikson, chairman, president and CEO of MetLife Financial Services, will speak to students and faculty of The University of Alabama Culverhouse College of Commerce Friday, Nov. 14, at 11 a.m. in Alston Hall, room 40.

UA Team Finishes Second in Marketing Case Competition

A team of five University of Alabama students recently participated in the 2008 “Walgreens Wrangle,” a marketing case competition hosted by Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia, Ark., and finished second in the 15-team event.

UA Professor to Join Supply Chain Forum Editorial Board

Dr. Alexander E. Ellinger, Morrow Faculty Excellence Fellow and professor of marketing and supply chain management at The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration, has accepted an appointment to the 26-member editorial board of Supply Chain Forum, an International Journal.

Teaching Award Winners Honored at UA

The University of Alabama National Alumni Association has announced the 2008 recipients of the University’s highest honor for excellence in teaching – the Outstanding Commitment to Teaching Awards.

UA Manderson Graduate School of Business Ranked No. 3 by Princeton Review for Best Campus Facilities

The University of Alabama’s Manderson Graduate School of Business is ranked No. 3 for “Best Campus Facilities” in the new Princeton Review rankings released this week. The magazine ranks graduate schools in 11 categories each year, and Manderson has been ranked in the top 10 in at least one of the categories for the past four years.