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Jurors watched a witness' taped testimony in the trial of a man accused of killing a University of Alabama graduate student. Also, the jury saw and heard a videotaped interview with someone authorities questioned about the shooting that may have lead to Johnson's death in 2011.
The Friends of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library welcomes author Matthew Guinn to the Sept. 17 Table Talk where he will read from and discuss his Edgar Award-nominated debut novel "The Resurrectionist."
Using the universities whose students signed up for its student deal , Spotify ranked universities by the most songs students streamed to find America's most music-loving schools. Then, Spotify broke down the top 40 schools into custom listening characteristics, charting students' likes and dislikes, seeing which artists were distinctly popular on campuses.
Researchers from the University of Alabama in Huntsville and the University of Oklahoma have found a new way to control the properties of quantum dots, those tiny chunks of semiconductor material that glow different colors depending on their size. Quantum dots, which are so small they start to exhibit atom-like quantum properties, have a wide range of potential applications, from sensors, light-emitting diodes, and solar cells, to fluorescent tags for biomedical imaging and qubits in quantum computing.
A decadelong intervention program for troubled youth lowered the rate of serious crimes as adults. But results were mixed on other measures, including high school graduation and employment.
And the soundtrack to your college experience is just as important as whatever it is you're actually doing, whether it's finishing your paper at 7 a.m. or sidestepping puddles of vomit at the nearest frat party. Spotify combed through listener data from its student deal program to compare how students from different universities around the country listen to music.
"Who's New in the Arts" profiles figures whose talents have landed them in key positions in classical music, dance, theater and visual arts in Birmingham. They are artists and administrators who come from other continents or just around the corner, and are contributing mightily to the ever-expanding arts scene here.
SWIRLL - the Severe Weather Institute & Radar Lightning Laboratory at the University of Alabama in Huntsville - was toured by university officials on Monday as well as members of the UA System Board of Trustees. HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Construction is almost complete on a new $7 million SWIRLL facility on the UAH campus that will bring new advances to severe weather research.
The University of Alabama in Huntsville announced Monday morning that Bryant Bank will give them $3 million for scholarships for nursing students. It's an important change as UAH College of Nursing's Ellise Adams notes, "The nursing program has the largest number of graduates from UAH of any college."
Miss Maryland didn't take home the top prize at last night's Miss America competition, but she did win an award for having a fit body. Sporting a pink bikini, Jade Kenny was named Thursday night's preliminary Lifestyle and Fitness winner in the 2015 Miss America Competition.
An animal welfare group is calling for the USDA to take severe action against the University of Alabama at Birmingham after the death of two animals used for laboratory testing. UAB voluntarily reported the deaths to the Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare in 2013, but the group Stop Animal Exploitation Now filed an official complaint Sept.
Finalists to become president of Florida State University will start taking part in a series of forums with staff, faculty, students and the community. Finalist John Thrasher, a well-connected Republican state senator from St. Augustine, will participate in the forums Monday and will be followed later in the week by the other three finalists.
I am a single mother of two kids; my son is a college senior and my daughter is a junior in high... A murderous son was donating an organ to his aging father. Somehow, the procedure had to kill the dad.
The live broadcast on ABC kicks off at 8 p.m. on ABC, but already, the audience is gathering at the historic Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. The night will start with 53 contestants and will end with one woman crowned Miss America 2015.
He had been 16 when he graduated from high school in Hartselle, Alabama, and his father was already in the Army in the opening phases of World War II. "I always wanted to be a doctor, and was going to start the next semester at the University of Alabama.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 03:02 am
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