Education

Task Force Tackles Internet Classroom as a Necessity

A new task force will dig into the daunting task of delivering public education to Alabama students by way of the internet rather than...

Tiger Giving Day Donors Raise Funds for Record-breaking 40 Projects

More than 4,000 donors participated in Tiger Giving Day, held last week at Auburn University, giving to 40 campus-wide projects of which 33 met...

Apple CEO Tim Cook Visits Birmingham to Kick Off Education Initiative

Apple CEO Tim Cook traveled to Birmingham Thursday to unveil a new education initiative for local students, visit with local leaders and make a...

Two Schools Top of Class in Environmental Education

Magnolia Nature School at Camp McDowell and Morris Avenue Intermediate have been named 2020 Alabama Green Ribbon Schools by the Alabama State Department of...

Reprogrammed Peptides Kill Cancer in Animal Tests

Researchers at Tuskegee University are reprogramming immune cells to kill cancer and halt tumor growth. Cancerous tumors evade detection and boost their own growth by...

Loopy Butterfly Clues for Drone Flight Design

Launch a legion of miniature drones on a mission covering as many as 2,000 miles, you'll want them to travel as efficiently as possible...

New Business School Rises in Jacksonville

Jacksonville State University is continuing its cleanup from tornado damage that occurred in 2018. Doster Construction, a general contracting and construction management firm, has...

Document Donation Makes Tuskegee an African Studies Research Destination

After a nationwide race with other historically black schools, Tuskegee University has been chosen to receive one of the country’s largest collections of African...

C.T. and Kelley Fitzpatrick Give Biggest Gift in UA History

With a $20 million gift, investment fund manager C.T. Fitzpatrick and his wife Kelley Fitzpatrick became the largest cash donors in the history of...

HBCUs to Get $50M Jolt from South’s Leading Energy Company

The Southern Co. this week announced a $50 million multi-year initiative to provide scholarships, internships, leadership development and other benefits to students attending historically...

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