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Posts Tagged ‘Engineering’

500 Middle, High-School Students Travel to UA for Science Olympiad

More than 500 students are expected to participate in the 2012 regional Science Olympiad competition at The University of Alabama Saturday, Feb. 18.

UA Engineering Professor Receives Grant for Eco-Friendly Construction Materials

A University of Alabama engineering professor is developing a coal waste product as a potential environmentally-friendly alternative to cement.

UA Engineering Student Wins SWE National Award

Jill Hershman, a senior from Dallas, Texas, majoring in mechanical engineering at The University of Alabama, recently received the Outstanding Collegiate Member Award for the Society of Women Engineers and the United States Steel Corp. Scholarship.

Thanksgiving Driving: UA Research Shows Travel, Combined with Alcohol, Weather Can Be Deadly

How have Thanksgiving holiday driving patterns changed during recent years? The answer may help you avoid a crash or at least the congestion that goes with most holiday travel.

UA Engineering Hosts Robotics Training Workshop for High-School Teachers

The University of Alabama College of Engineering will host a robotics training workshop for Alabama K-12 teachers at Central High School in Tuscaloosa Saturday, Nov. 12.

COE Does ART Presents ‘The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)’

The University of Alabama’s College of Engineering Does Amateur Radical Theater, or COE Does ART, will stage “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)” the weekend of Nov. 11.

UA College of Engineering to Host Open House

The University of Alabama College of Engineering will host Engineering Day, or E-Day, an open house for high-school students and their families, Thursday, Oct. 6, from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.

UA College of Engineering Selects Ambassadors

The University of Alabama recently selected 18 students as 2011-2012 Ambassadors of the College of Engineering.

UA’s Industrial Assessment Center Named Center of Excellence

A U.S. Department of Energy program recently recognized The University of Alabama’s Alabama Industrial Assessment Center as the best of the country’s 26 assessment centers.

Two UA Engineering Professors Named Fellows by ASME

Two University of Alabama mechanical engineering professors have been elected as Fellows of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.