UA Joins Other Public Universities for Montgomery Events Supporting Higher Ed

The University of Alabama will join public universities from throughout the state in demonstrating support for higher education at two special events planned for March 4-5 in Montgomery.

UA to Host Bama Fever Wheelchair Basketball Invitational

The University of Alabama Wheelchair Athletics program will host the Bama Fever Invitational on campus Friday, Feb. 6.

Chuck D to Present Program at UA

Singer, author and producer Chuck D will be on campus Tuesday, Feb. 10 to present a program at The University of Alabama as part of African-American Heritage Month events on campus.

UA Guest Speaker to Discuss International Women’s Issues

University of Alabama Honors College visiting professor Dr. Sangita Rayamajhi will give a talk on issues affecting women in her home country, Nepal, on Feb. 10 at 12:30 p.m. in 205 Gorgas Library.

UA’s Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre Dives into ‘Swan Lake,’ Modern Jazz Pieces for Spring Concert

The University of Alabama’s department of theatre and dance presents the Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre’s spring concert at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17-19 and 5:30 p.m. Feb. 20 in Morgan Auditorium on Colonial Drive in the UA Theatre District.

Psychologist to Discuss Links Between Impulsive Anger, Depression in 2009 Basowitz Lecture at UA

Dr. Charles S. Caver, distinguished professor of psychology at the University of Miami, will speak on “Two Layers of the Mind: Serotonergic Function, and What Impulsive Aggression and Depression Have in Common” at The University of Alabama’s Harold Basowitz Lecture.

UA Cason Award to Honor Journalist and Novelist Roy Hoffman

Roy Hoffman, an acclaimed novelist and journalist, will receive the 2009 Clarence Cason Award in Nonfiction Writing from The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences Thursday, March 5 at a dinner in his honor at the Hotel Capstone.

National Teach-In on Global Warming Encourages Campus Dialogue at UA

The National Teach-In on Global Warming will offer an opportunity for The University of Alabama community to discuss the impact of the environment and climate change. Teach-In sessions are planned from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 5 in 205 Gorgas Library.

Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame to Hold 2009 Ceremony

The state of Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame will induct seven individuals and honor one project during a Feb. 21 ceremony at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center in Auburn.

UA’s Black Faculty Association Hosts ‘Evening Conversation’ with Paul R. Jones Feb. 26

The University of Alabama’s Black Faculty and Staff Association will host an “Evening Conversation with Paul R. Jones,” from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26 in Gorgas Library, room 205, on the UA campus as part of its BFSA Presents lecture series.