Dr. Patti L. Harrison, professor of school psychology at The University of Alabama, has been awarded the 2006 Jack Bardon Distinguished Service Award by the Division of School Psychology in the American Psychological Association.
The second in a series of public lectures on evolution will continue at The University of Alabama with psychologist William Hopkins. Hopkins will speak on "Evolution of Hemispheric Specialization and Language: Recent Findings from Chimpanzees" Oct. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in 127 Biology Building Auditorium on the UA campus.
The 2006 University of Alabama Distinguished Lecture in Sport Management series offers the University and West Alabama communities a range of speakers covering NASCAR to sports ethics.
For the second time in three years, The University of Alabama College of Education and department of history, will partner with the Tuscaloosa City School system and the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, on a grant totaling $999,210 from the U.S. Department of Education's Teaching American History Program.
Dr. Phil Bishop, professor of kinesiology at The University of Alabama, has been appointed to the inaugural Coach Paul W. Bryant Endowed Professorship in the UA College of Education.
Broderick Ryans, a junior at Holt High School, has been selected as a 2006 Youth Leadership Summit Scholar by The University of Alabama GEAR UP project.
The University of Alabama GEAR UP Program’s annual Summer Enrichment Academy for students from Davis-Emerson Middle School and Holt High School is under way on the UA campus.
The GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) Program at The University of Alabama is sponsoring a walking tour of historic civil rights sites on the UA campus for students from Holt High School Wednesday, April 26.
Anthropologist Dr. Jeffrey H. Schwartz will speak on "Toward resolving almost 150 years of the Darwinism-Evo-Devo debate: the difference between the emergence and persistence of novelty" at The University of Alabama April 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Biology Building Auditorium (room 127).
The fifth in a series of public lectures on evolution will continue at The University of Alabama with cell biologist Dr. Kenneth Miller. Miller will speak on "Devil in the Details: The Failure of 'Intelligent Design" March 28 at 7:30 p.m. in 127 Biology Building Auditorium on the UA campus.
In honor of Women's History Month, students, faculty, staff and members of the community are invited to view the film "Rivers of Change: The Legacy of Five Unheralded Women in Montgomery and their Struggle for Justice and Dignity" on March 7 at 3 p.m. in The University of Alabama Ferguson Center Theater.
The fourth in a series of public lectures on evolution will continue at The University of Alabama with ecologist Dr. Richard Lenski. Lenski will speak on "Experimental Evolution: Bugs and Bytes" Feb. 23 at 7:30 p.m. in 127 Biology Building Auditorium on the UA campus.
Beginning this summer, The University of Alabama College of Education will begin a new Executive Ed.D. Program in Higher Education Administration.
The third in a series of public lectures on evolution will continue at The University of Alabama with paleontologist Dr. Patricia Kelley. Kelley will speak on "Evolution and creation: conflicting or compatible?" on Jan.19 at 7:30 p.m. in 127 Biology Building Auditorium on the UA campus.
Funeral services for Dr. Harold Bishop, one of the first African-American faculty members at The University of Alabama, will be held Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 1 p.m. at the Moody Music Building on the UA campus.
The University of Alabama National Alumni Association has announced the four recipients of its 2005 Outstanding Commitment to Teaching Award (OCTA), the University's highest honor for excellence in teaching.
The University of Alabama is hosting its 2005 Fall Distinguished Lecture Series in Sport Management featuring speakers and topics on various aspects of sports administration and management.
Chantell Smith and DeAndre' Howard, both of Montgomery, and Basirat Alabai of Millbrook conducted research at The University of Alabama as members of the 2005 McNair Scholars class.
The University of Alabama Disability Sports program and the department of kinesiology in the UA College of Education will host a wheelchair basketball camp for girls from June 20-24.
The University of Alabama College of Education received superlative scores last week on the fifth annual teacher preparation report card prepared by the Alabama State Department of Education.