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Debate teaches students to consider both sides of Chávez legacy

When Anna Alexander asked the baker at her local Publix to decorate a cake with the likeness of Hugo Chávez, things got weird.

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$10,000 in scholarship money presented at Boeing New Business Challenge event

A presentation and awards ceremony was held at 2:00 pm on Friday, April 12, for the Boeing New Business Challenge. The winning teams, Cloud 9 and Human Element, walked away with $8,000 and $2,000 respectively in scholarship prizes.

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Pre-health program offers competitive edge to aspiring healthcare professionals

Dana Parcher, Pre-Health Advisor.

Dana Parcher, Pre-Health Advisor at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), has an important job: helping students with their dreams of getting accepted into and becoming healthcare practitioners.

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Business students to present marketing plan to local organizations

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This Thursday evening, from 5:30 to 8:00 pm at the College of Business Building at UAH, student teams will present their marketing plans to four area businesses.

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MSFC director Patrick Scheuermann to give UAH spring commencement address

Patrick Scheuermann, Director of NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, is scheduled to deliver the UAH commencement address.

Patrick Scheuermann, Director of NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, is scheduled to deliver the UAH commencement address on Saturday, May 4. The ceremony begins at 10 a.m., and will be held in the Propst Arena at the Von Braun Center in downtown Huntsville.

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Awards ceremony honors outstanding student leaders

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(UAH) Student Leaders Awards Ceremony was held April 16th at 6:30 p.m. in the University Center Exhibit Hall. More than two hundred people attended, among them UAH president Dr. Robert Altenkirch and his wife Beth, Dean of Students Dr. Regina Hyatt, and Director of International Engagement Dr. Susan Steen.

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College of Business Administration co-sponsoring summer Entrepreneur Camp for high school students

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UAH College of Business Administration is teaming up with Junior Achievement of North Alabama to offer a weeklong entrepreneurship camp to rising high school juniors and seniors. The camp will run from Sunday, June 23 through Friday, June 28 and is designed for students considering careers in entrepreneurship and new business ventures.

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UAH College of Nursing held mock disaster drill

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Last week, students from UAH’s College of Nursing staged a mock disaster drill at Charger Hospital in Wilson Hall. This year’s drill included several scenarios including an F5 tornado touchdown with UAH used as a back up mass casualty site. Several “public health emergencies” also occurred during the drill, including exposure to chemical agents, gas leaks, and communicable disease outbreaks. Nursing students also had to deal with “belligerent family members,” psychiatric patients” and keep “media representatives” informed of changing situations. This is the College of Nursing’s 10th disaster drill, which is a part of the community health course.

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UAH, Army will collaborate on Unmanned Aircraft Systems

UAHuntsville President Dr. Robert Altenkirch and Col. Timothy Baxter signed a an agreement to explore opportunities for collaboration to promote the development of the next generation of Unmanned Aircraft Systems.Tuesday, April 16, 2013. Baxter is the Program Manager for Unmanned Aircraft Systems.

UAH and the Army's Unmanned Aircraft Systems Project Management Office (PM UAS) will explore opportunities for collaboration to promote the development of the next generation of unmanned aircraft systems

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UAH President Robert Altenkirch unveils campus strategic plan to UA System Board of Trustees

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UAHuntsville unveiled a strategic plan for the campus to the UA Board of Trustees today that will provide direction and growth for the university through 2020.

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