At UA’s AlaBama Cognitive Development Lab, Dr. Jason Scofield seeks answers about the nature of children’s language development.
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When most people look into a forest, they just see trees. Students in Dr. Justin Hart’s Forest History and Restoration course see hundreds of years of history and, more importantly, potential.
Take an inside look into the history, architecture and traditions of Denny Chimes, The University of Alabama’s iconic landmark.
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In addition to their teaching role, faculty are central to economic development through innovation and technology transfer. The creativity and expertise that faculty bring to research create knowledge with an economic impact.
The Tuscaloosa Longitudinal Community Curriculum, or TLC2, is a new program being piloted this year through UA’s College of Community Health Sciences. It gives third-year medical students at UA an opportunity to follow a patient over time through the health care system.
UA researchers study how evolutionary adaptations in the structure of butterfly-wing scales appear to have led to a unique micro-pattern that reduces drag and likely increases thrust and lift during flapping and gliding flight.
As part of a new partnership between UA and University of Applied Sciences, Hochschule Esslingen, about 20 UA students from the freshman engineering class will be selected each year to take a rigorous course of study that couples engineering and computer science instruction with German-language courses. The program also includes summer work experience at Mercedes-Benz U.S. International in Alabama and a year of study abroad at University of Applied Sciences, Hochschule Esslingen, in Germany.
Sarah M. Barry, associate professor in the department of theatre and dance and a winner of the 2013 Outstanding Commitment to Teaching Award, teaches experiential anatomy, such as how breathing affects movement.
Students in a University of Alabama Spanish Conversation class use interactive theater to connect with Latino children.