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Senior Bowl’s Savage, SEC’s Claybrook Headline Lecture Series at UA

Officials from the Southeastern Conference, Turner Sports, the Phoenix Suns and Atlanta Falcons are among nearly two dozen speakers slated to participate in a new lecture series at The University of Alabama.

Southern PR Hall of Fame Honors Namesake of UA’s Plank Center

Betsy Plank, public relations legend and the namesake of The University of Alabama’s Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations, has been inducted posthumously into the 2015 Southern Public Relations Hall of Fame.

Former SEC Commissioner Mike Slive to speak at UA

Former Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive will speak at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, in Graves Hall 118 on The University of Alabama campus. The talk is free and open to the public. Slive will discuss his tenure as SEC commissioner, specifically addressing the evolving role of the media during his time.

UA to Hold its Summer Commencement Exercises

The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercises Aug. 1 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

UA Film Students Selected for Internships

Three University of Alabama students were selected for internships through the Television Academy Foundation’s Internship Program.

UA Researchers Receive Grants for Work on Sustainability Communications

Faculty members in the College of Communication & Information Sciences were awarded two grants from the Arthur W. Page Center.

UA Filmmaker Awarded Media Arts Fellowship

The University of Alabama’s Nick Corrao received a fellowship and grant from the Alabama State Council on the Arts.

UA-housed APR Named Best News Operation in Alabama

APR, housed at The University of Alabama, won the award from the Alabama Associated Press for the fourth year in a row.

UA Scholastic Media Director Wins National Award for Blog

Meredith Cummings, also an instructor in the journalism department at The University of Alabama, won for her “Up Beat” blog on

UA Matters: Keep Future Employers in Mind While Using Social Media

Social media has turned many of us into experts on online impression management: we understand intuitively how to modify our appearances and messages in order to appear more attractive, get more attention, more “likes,” more followers. If you’re looking for a job (or considering looking for one in the future), you need to use these […]