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  University of Alabama - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1818, Congress authorized the newly-created Alabama Territory to set aside a township for the establishment of a "seminary of learning." When Alabama was admitted to the Union on March 2, 1819, a second township was added to the land grant, bringing it to a total of 46,000 acres (186 km²).
However, Alabama, a frontier state a sizeable amount of whose territory was still in the hand of various Native American tribes until the 1840s, scarcely had the infrastructure to adequately prepare students for the rigors of university education.
Alabama maintains athletic rivalries with Auburn University and the University of Tennessee.
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 University of Alabama   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
And though the Alabama community is a peaceful and cohesive one for the most part, a thorn in the side of the University's pysche is the sometimes-tense relationship between the Greek community and non-Greek, "independent" community.
In 1818, the Congress authorized the Alabama Territory to set aside a township for the establishment of a "seminary of learning." When Alabama was admitted to the Union on March 2, 1819, a second township added to the grant.
The seminary was established by the General Assembly of Alabama on December 18, 1820, and named "The University of the State of Alabama." It was set up in Tuscaloosa in 1827 (then the capital of Alabama) and opened its doors to students on April 18, 1831.
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 The University of Alabama Herbarium
The University of Alabama Herbarium (UNA), the herbarium of the Department of Biological Sciences, houses about 64,000 specimens of vascular plants, about 6,000 specimens of mosses, and a few liverworts, lichens, algae, and fungi.
The collections serve as a repository of research materials for study by students and faculty at the University of Alabama and, through loans, at herbaria worldwide.
We are participating in the Checklist of Vascular Plants of Alabama project and accompanying county level atlas and are reviewing the identifications in the collection to determine which species have been documented to occur in the state and in each county.
bama.ua.edu /~bsc/herbarium   (235 words)

  
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 English Language Institute - The University of Alabama
The University of Alabama campus is one of the most beautiful in the country, and as you study in class, participate in activities, and interact in English every day with your teachers, classmates, and friends, you will find that your English skills will improve rapidly.
Whether your goal in learning English is to enter an academic degree program at The University of Alabama or another university in the U.S., or whether you plan to return to your home country to work or study, we will help you to meet your goals successfully.
The English Language Institute at The University of Alabama is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) and agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs.
eli.ua.edu   (218 words)

  
 University - University Of Alabama
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 University of Alabama
Alabama, University of, main campus at Tuscaloosa; state supported, coeducational; chartered 1820, opened 1831.
Alabama takes unconventional road to discounts; college negotiates special air fares despite lack of travel statistics.
Alabama State University's accreditation status in jeopardy; school officials say citation is unfair.
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 University of Alabama Mathematics Department-Welcome Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The building opened for use in Fall 1968; it is named after a prominent Tuscaloosa businessman, long time Executive Secretary of the University of Alabama and member of the Board of Trustees, Gordon Palmer (1896-1956).
he University of Alabama was founded in 1831 with 5 chairs; one of these was the Chair of Mathematics and Astronomy.
The mathematics program was called the Department of Mathematics after the College of Arts and Sciences was established in the early 1900s.
www.math.ua.edu   (195 words)

  
 The University of Alabama Department of Chemistry
The Department of Chemistry at The University of Alabama offers degrees in chemistry at the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. levels.
Research and teaching are conducted in the major disciplines of chemistry: analytical, inorganic, organic, and physical chemistries and biochemistry.
Joshua Dolphin and Keith Bentley are spending the summer doing research at Hiroshima University in Japan and University of Bonn in Germany, respectively.
www.bama.ua.edu /~chem   (301 words)

  
 The University of Alabama
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Alabama Housing Market Strong Despite Sign of National Slowdown
Copyright © 2006 The University of Alabama
www.ua.edu   (88 words)

  
 UAHChargers.com - Your home for Charger Athletics on the Web
The University of Alabama-Huntsville will take on seven different teams in their first eight games when they open up the 2006-07 ice hockey season.
The Paul Brand Memorial Golf Tournament is the major fund-raising project for the Athletics Department of the University of Alabama in Huntsville.
© 2003-2006 The University of Alabama in Huntsville.
www.uah.edu /Athletics   (2149 words)

  
 RollTide.com | University of Alabama Official Athletic Site
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. — Laura Goodwin, a member of the Alabama women’s golf team who recently completed her freshman season with the Tide, has been honored by the National Golf Coaches Association (NGCA) as a recipient of the NGCA All-American Scholar Award for 2005-06.
University of Alabama head tennis coach Billy Pate announced the 2006-07 men’s tennis schedule Tuesday.
Alabama football, men’s basketball, women’s basketball, baseball, and the weekly “Hey, Coach” call-in show are available via Yahoo Sports College Broadcast on a subscription basis.
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 Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering - The University of Alabama
Serving Alabama since the early 1900’s, the Chemical and Biological Engineering Department has educated engineers for challenging careers in industry, has generated new knowledge through research and technological advancements, and has served the industry by participation in professional development and outreach activities.
As part of our strategic plan, we recognize our continuing commitment to our fundamental mission while we explore programs that challenge the very frontiers that will define our industry in the next century.
It is the quiet confidence in our own abilities, the dynamic nature of the chemical industry, and the unbounded energy possessed by curious students and faculty members that serve to give our work meaning and value.
che.eng.ua.edu   (122 words)

  
 Department of Mechanical Engineering - The University of Alabama
Mechanical engineering is the most versatile of all engineering programs Mechanical engineering encompasses the design, analysis, testing and manufacture of products that are used in every facet of modern society.
Many graduates have also been accepted for advanced study in mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering, medicine, law, business administration, and even dentistry.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Alabama presently has about 280 undergraduate students, 35 master's students, and 15 doctoral students.
me.eng.ua.edu   (187 words)

  
 Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering - The University of Alabama
Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering - The University of Alabama
The curriculum at The University of Alabama provides classes that develop the underlying scientific and engineering principles involved in these areas.
The student will be exposed to an integrated learning experience in the classroom and laboratories involving lectures, projects, and problem-solving assignments.
mte.eng.ua.edu   (230 words)

  
 Department of Telecommunication & Film - Welcome
Since 1940, radio, TV and film students have found a home at the University of Alabama.
We continue that tradition into the 21st century with superior production and teaching facilities and engaging faculty.
Original content copyright ©1996 - 2006 Telecommunication and Film Department, The University of Alabama.
www.tcf.ua.edu   (182 words)

  
 Welcome! | UA Geological Sciences
Our site provides both academic and nonacademic information about west central Alabama and the University of Alabama.
Included are brief descriptions of the historical, geographical, and geological diversity of Alabama and the city of Tuscaloosa.
Information about the University and the department of Geological Sciences outlines the rich traditions, excellent facilities, academic depth, and diverse research interests of faculty, staff, and students.
www.geo.ua.edu   (164 words)

  
 University of Alabama Libraries, web site home page
University of Alabama Libraries, web site home page
During that time the catalog will not be available.
University Libraries • Box 870266 • Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0266 • (205) 348-6047
www.lib.ua.edu   (43 words)

  
 DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY, University of Alabama   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Department of Geography at the University of Alabama was founded in 1903, and will be a century old in fall 2003.
Today we offer undergraduate programs resulting in either the B.A. or B.S. degree, and a graduate program for those interested in pursuing a Masters of Science degree.
Copyright 1998- 2005 University of Alabama, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
www.as.ua.edu /geography   (106 words)

  
 The University of Alabama System
With more than 44,000 students, The UA System is Alabama's largest higher education enterprise and includes three outstanding doctoral research universities: The University of Alabama (UA), The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH).
Overseen by a dynamic and enlightened Board of Trustees, our campuses flourish-led by strong and experienced presidents, high caliber students, talented and hard working faculty and staff, and supportive parents and alumni.
Please click here to register for direct notification by electronic mail of Board of Trustee meetings subject to Alabama's Open Meetings Act.
www.uasystem.ua.edu   (117 words)

  
 Student Affairs
In addition, Student Affairs personnel are devoted professionals who strive to develop a meaningful and lasting camaraderie among students.
U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw will jointly present the Frank A. Nix Lecture at The University of Alabama on Friday, Oct. 21.
James Kelly, who earned his master of science in aerospace engineering from The University of Alabama in 1996, will pilot the Space Shuttle Discovery on NASA’s Return to Flight Mission.
www.sa.ua.edu   (220 words)

  
 The University of Alabama Press
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Fishing for Gold tells the story of how catfish farming in Alabama grew from a chance encounter into a multi-million dollar industry in just a few short decades.
Professors: Download a pdf file of our examination and desk copy policy here.
www.uapress.ua.edu   (135 words)

  
 University of Alabama School of Nursing at UAB   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
University of Alabama School of Nursing at UAB
Our mailing address is 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294-1210.
Our physical location is 1701 University Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama.
www.uab.edu /son   (390 words)

  
 UAB Health System | Home
Join our free health programs today and let us keep you informed of the latest healthcare news and technology.
Take a virtual tour of the New University Hospital highlighting key areas of the new facility.
Online Giving - A gift from you will help UAB meet its goals.
www.health.uab.edu   (235 words)

  
 -The University of Alabama School of Law-
Reunion Weekend Classes of 1956, 1966, 1976, 1981, and 1996
Meador Lecture on Wealth: Richard Epstein, University of Chicago Law School
© 2006 - The University of Alabama School of Law;
www.law.ua.edu   (121 words)

  
 UAB Lister Hill Library of the Health Sciences - University of Alabama at Birmingham
UAB Lister Hill Library of the Health Sciences - University of Alabama at Birmingham
Find books, journals, online resources, and more in the catalog:
Lister Hill Library of the Health Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham
www.uab.edu /lister   (63 words)

  
 Career Center | The University of Alabama   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Welcome to The University of Alabama Career Center!
Whether you are a student, employer or a parent of a current or prospective student, we want to assist you with the resources you need.
Please check our Career Calendar for future events and companies interviewing on-campus!
www.uacc.ua.edu   (279 words)

  
 UAB - School of Dentistry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Copyright © 2005 University of Alabama at Birmingham
Access to the Journal of the American Dental Association has now been activated for institutional access.
Send suggestions to Lister Hill Library's dental liaison, Sondra Pfeiffer at Sondra@uab.edu
www.dental.uab.edu   (77 words)

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