UA Engineering Students Prepare for Concrete Canoe and Steel Bridge Competitions

Rolling pins are often associated with baking, however University of Alabama engineering students are taking them out of the kitchen and into the garage to make an ultra-sleek, floating concrete canoe. And, when they are not cooking up concrete mixtures, you can find them also constructing a steel deck bridge with the ability to support 2,500 pounds.

LUNAFEST Touring Film Festival to be Hosted by UA for Women’s History Month

The University of Alabama Women’s Resource Center is presenting LUNAFEST, a national touring festival of films focusing on women, as part of Women’s History Month on Tuesday, March 31 at 6:30 p.m. in the Bama Theatre in downtown Tuscaloosa.

Author of ‘Stolen Without A Gun’ to Speak at UA; Former WorldCom Employee to Speak on White-Collar Crime

The Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration and the Center for Ethics and Social Responsibility at The University of Alabama will host a discussion with Walter “Walt” Pavlo at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 25 in the Ferguson Theater on campus.

UA to Host Engineering Professional Development Student Conference

The University of Alabama American Society of Mechanical Engineers student section will host the Southeast District F Student Professional Development Conference April 3-5.

‘Act Out’ at Sixth Annual Arty Party, Hosted by UA

You and your friends are invited to be characters at the next Arty Party hosted by The University of Alabama’s College of Arts and Sciences Leadership Board at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 4 at the recently renovated Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul Bryant Drive.

Faith in Reason Discussed at UA Philosophy Today Lecture

A philosophical discussion on reason and faith will be presented by Dr. Michael P. Lynch, professor of philosophy at the University of Connecticut, at 7:30 p.m. March 26 in the AIME (Alabama Institute for Manufacturing Excellence) building, room 110, on The University of Alabama campus.

International Pianist, Scholar to Perform at Celebrity Series

Pianist and scholar William Kinderman will perform the next concert of the 2008-2009 University of Alabama Celebrity Series at 7:30 p.m. March 23 in the Concert Hall of the Moody Music Building on the UA campus.

UA’s Moundville Park Reveals Secrets of Native-American Arrow and Spear Points in Family-Friendly Knap-in Event

Stone toolmakers, artists who work with primitive techniques and technology specialists demonstrate and sell their works at The University of Alabama’s Moundville Archaeological Park, Friday, March 13, and Saturday, March 14, at its ninth Knap-in and Primitive Arts Meet.

UA Japan Program Presenting 23rd Sakura Festival

The University of Alabama Capstone International Center Japan Program will be celebrating the 23rd annual Sakura Festival March 1-31.

UA’s Kappa Delta Sorority Hosts 26th Annual 5K Shamrock Run for RISE and Crossing Points

The University of Alabama’s Kappa Delta Sorority will hold its 26th annual 5K Shamrock Run for RISE and Crossing Points at UA Feb. 28.