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University Fitness Center provides much more than just exercise to its members

UFC’s director of group fitness and facility programming Laurie Griffin, with group fitness instructors Tasha Edwards and Gloria Adhami, who is also a UAH student.

When Gloria Adhami started taking group fitness classes at the University Fitness Center (UFC), her only goal was to stay in shape. But little did the UAH student know that, a couple of years later, she would end up teaching that very same class.

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Veteran Network president wants students, faculty to know: “We are here”

Hiller and Dr. Seemann discuss the creation and growth of the university’s Veteran Network.

UAH is home to a number of nontraditional student groups. But one of the largest is made up of the university's veteran students. "It's estimated that 5 to 10 percent of UAH students are veterans or family members using veteran benefits," says Dr. Eric Seemann, an associate professor in the Department of Psychology who is currently on active orders with the National Guard. "At some universities, they range in the teens. But ours are in the hundreds because we're in close proximity to a U.S. Army base with services and benefits."

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UAH’s basketball day camp for local youth is a popular diversion from summer heat

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This June, as with every June, over 120 first- through sixth-graders converged on the campus of UAH to take part in the school's popular basketball day camp.

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Office of Diversity and IMS co-sponsor 2013 awards banquet

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Wendi C. Thomas, award-winning journalist and racial activist will give the keynote address for the 2013 Interfaith Mission Service (IMS) awards banquet on Monday, June 24, on the campus of UAH.

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Two UAH teams launch mock satellites at CanSat Competition

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OK, you shoot a mock satellite up on a rocket, keep in touch with it as it takes telemetry information and then track it as it comes down. Easy, right? Well, it's not nearly as easy as it sounds, and it takes two semesters to design it and get it ready.

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UAH graduates earn highest salary upon graduation among Alabama universities

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The College Database named UAH the best financial return on investment among all Alabama post-secondary schools - public and private - according to an article that appeared yesterday in The Huntsville Times .

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Medical Careers Club members deliver basic healthcare to rural Peruvians

Medical Careers Club members Mythreyi Mahalingam, Starr James, and Mallika Mahalingam arrive in Peru to provide basic healthcare to rural residents.

When Mythreyi Mahalingam visited Peru for two weeks this summer, she didn't spend her time touring the ruins of Machu Picchu or catching rays beside Lake Titicaca. She spent it providing basic triage and health education to Peruvians in the rural communities of Primero de Mayo and Iquitos.

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UAH Office of Diversity and IMS co-sponsor 2013 awards banquet

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Wendi C. Thomas, award-winning journalist and racial activist will give the keynote address for the 2013 Interfaith Mission Service (IMS) awards banquet on Monday, June 24, on the campus of UAH.

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$100,000 SAIC gift to UAH aims at skilled area workforce

From left are College of Business Administration Dean Dr. Caron St. John, UAH President Dr. Robert Altenkirch, Dr. Jatinder (Jeet) N.D. Gupta, SAIC Vice President Charles Lewis, Marshal Space Flight Center Deputy CIO Neil Rodgers and SAIC's Ed Faulkner.

With a check for $100,000, SAIC has for the fifth year in a row provided financial support to UAH for the College of Business Administration's SAP and Information Systems programs.

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Student Chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management wins top prize

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Each year, the Society of Human Resource Management, a global HR professional organization, recognizes outstanding student chapters with three award designations: Superior Merit, Merit, and Honorable Mention. And this year, the student chapter at The University of Alabama in Huntsville received the highest of these three, the Superior Merit Award.

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