Capstone e-Letter for September 25
- October 3rd, 2019
- in Capstone e-Letter
Sept. 25, 2019
At the Capstone, we all work together to advance UA’s mission and to change lives through teaching, research and service. I’m proud of the many accomplishments of our faculty, staff and students, who work so tirelessly to make this University such a special place. Great things continue to happen at Alabama, and we thank you for being part of them.
UA TO LEAD NATIONAL STEM EDUCATION PROJECT —COLLEGE OF COMMUNICATION & INFORMATION SCIENCES RECEIVES $10 MILLION GIFT —
The gift from the Holle Family Foundation, of Birmingham, will position C&IS as a leader in creativity and communication and honor the life of Brig. Gen. Everett Hughes Holle. http://bit.ly/2mCadYz
With two grants totaling more than $4 million, UA leads a national effort to continue and expand undergraduate science courses that engage students in active research. http://bit.ly/2kzHym7
MDB TO PERFORM IN 2020 MACY’S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE —
The University of Alabama Million Dollar Band will represent the state of Alabama. http://bit.ly/2mBCa2F
PROFESSORS GET BOOST WITH NSF CAREER AWARDS —
The nation’s most prestigious recognition of top-performing young scientists was recently awarded to a biologist and a physicist at UA. http://bit.ly/2kDr9gE
NEW UA DEGREE MIXES MUSIC, ENGINEERING —
The musical audio engineering degree is housed in the College of Engineering in collaboration with the School of Music. http://bit.ly/2kELZwa
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