UAH Students Program Robot to Dance "Gangnam Style"

This thing has all the right moves. Three University of Alabama in Huntsville master's students in software engineering decided to pump up the volume with an Android app that cranks a robot into the popular "Gangnam Style" dance.


Leadership program aims at improving retention rates

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Three staff members of UAH are launching a bold initiative to increase student retention: the Leadership Education & Advising Program, or LEAP.


Students balance honesty and art in photo project of downtown Huntsville

In this age of smartphones and Facebook and photo-editing software, anyone can be a photographer. Or can they? That's the question José Betancourt, a photography professor in the Art & Art History Department at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), poses to students each spring semester in his Documentary Photography class.


SAIC competition awards UAH student teams more than $15,000

How can the technologies of today help international efforts to provide effective humanitarian aid around the globe?


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.


$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.


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.


Business students to present marketing plan to local organizations


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.


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.


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.