Education

Ginkgo Leaves: Portals to the Past

Wallace State Community College students recently were on a hunt for portals to the past. The students and biology instructor, Connie Briehn, participated in...

A Large Gift Cements a Legacy at UA

The Holle Family Foundation has committed a $10 million gift to the University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences. UA will name its new Center for Communication Arts in Holle’s honor.

Biggest Gift in Auburn History Christens New Engineering Center

Auburn University will dedicate a new, $44 million academic building for engineering students, the Brown-Kopel Engineering Student Achievement Center.

Houston County Schools Weigh Cybersecurity Contract

The Houston County School System began considering a cyberscurity contract proposal Monday, in response to a major malware attack in July that delayed school...

New Historic Trail Honors Tuskegee Civil Rights Trailblazers

If you ask someone to name a famous person with ties to Tuskegee, chances are names like William Mitchell, Sammy Younge, Charles Gomillion or...

Houston, We Have Secured an Archivist

It may pale in comparison to NASA budgets, but the $18,775 grant recently landed by a researcher at the University of Alabama at Huntsville offers the space program a much needed assist in the archives department.

Nikki Haley to Headline Faulkner University Benefit Dinner

Nikki R. Haley, former U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, will give the keynote address Oct. 3 at Faulkner University’s Annual Benefit Dinner in Montgomery.

Tuskegee Researchers Find Promising Way of Capturing Carbon Dioxide

Scientists working at Tuskegee University have found a bio-based material that shows promise for capturing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere — a more immediate solution to climate change than revamping land and forestry usage or geo-engineering.

Google Networks Decatur Schoolchildren

National trade publication Government Technology recently featured Decatur City Schools' all-in commitment to computers: "Technology Changes How Students Learn in Alabama School." The benchmark the...

Soybean Innovation in Wood Product Manufacturing

The soybean is a widely edible bean with numerous food uses, from soy milk to soy sauce. For people with allergies, it often is...

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