Latest University of Alabama Stories

2013-05-22 23:19:29

The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is now offering a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems (BS IS) and a Master of Science in Management Information Systems (MS MIS) degree completely

2013-02-25 23:01:48

University of Alabama’s Crimson Tide Productions Elevates Championship Brand with High Level Productions Like The Nick Saban Show (PRWEB) February 25, 2013

April Is The Cruelest Month
2012-04-15 03:00:29

In the opening lines to The Waste Land, T.S. Eliot wrote "April is the Cruelest Month." You might agree if you live in the southeastern United States. Last April, a historic outburst of 202 tornadoes turned broad swaths of that part of the country into a disaster zone.

2012-03-19 23:01:55

University of Alabama recently completed construction of the Roberta Alison Baumgardner Tennis Facility, an indoor tennis center located adjacent to the Alabama Tennis Stadium.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.