A University of Alabama social scientist hopes to use a new $3.75 million federal grant, awarded to UA by the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, to change five impoverished Mobile area neighborhoods — from within.
A University of Alabama researcher has found a way to turn the state's $420-million-ayear food stamp program into money for the University and save the state money at the same time.
Could just one weekend confirm a career choice? Early data indicates it can for those UA students, mostly education majors, who volunteer as counselors at Camp ASCCA the Alabama Special Camp for Children and Adults in Jacksons Gap, Ala.
A University of Alabama student and an anthropology professor recently studied the reliability of dogs trained to sniff out dead bodies.
Research now being done at The University of Alabama will go a long way toward taking the politics out of budgeting monies to roadwork projects.
Boeing Company's Ground-Based Missile Defense (GMD) program in North Alabama is expected to produce an average of 5,141 jobs per year between 1998 and 2007, with a corresponding increase in disposable income, according to research done by Dr. John P. Formby, James Patrick and Elizabeth Brannon Hayes Distinguished Professor of Economics at the Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration.
Most people know George Lucas for his creation of the "Star Wars" film saga. However, it was Lucas' work with education - not his more famous work in film — that caught the attention of Dr. Barrie Jo Price.
The global research and technology-based company E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co. Inc. made a donation of patents and intellectual property to The University of Alabama last year.
University of Alabama researchers are analyzing data collected during a three-year study of mercury levels of fish in the state's rivers.
Dr. Sandy Laing, assistant professor of communicative disorders, and her research partners wanted to determine if speech and language-impaired preschoolers would have a less difficult time learning to read if they developed phonemic awareness skills.
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