UAHuntsville alumnus becomes first African-American to fill senior executive position at Stennis Space Center
- Published: 26 July 2012
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Freddie Douglas III (Engineering, MAS ’89), was recently selected to fill a new Senior Executive Service (SES) position at the John C. Stennis Space Center.
UAHuntsville professor explains logic behind healthcare ruling, shares top five Supreme Court decisions
- Published: 19 July 2012
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Thanks to the speed of media archivists, on June 28, right after The U.S. Supreme Court announced its decision upholding the majority of President Obama’s controversial Affordable Healthcare Act, America was reminded of Chief Justice John Roberts’ words during his nomination hearings in 2005 when he said, “judges and justices are servants of the law, not the other way around. Judges are like umpires. Umpires don't make the rules; they apply them. The role of an umpire and a judge is critical. They make sure everybody plays by the rules.”
UAHuntsville alumna Deborah Barnhart named to Alabama Spaceport Authority Advisory Task Force
- Published: 19 July 2012
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Deborah Barnhart, a UAHuntsville alumna (English ’75) and CEO of the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, was recently named to the Alabama Spaceport Authority Advisory Task Force by Alabama Governor Robert Bentley.
M. Dee Childs chosen UAHuntsville CIO
- Published: 18 July 2012
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Dee Childs has been selected as the Associate Provost and Chief Information Officer for UAHuntsville, university officials announced today.
UAHuntsville student wins NASA fellowship
- Published: 24 May 2012
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Emily Foshee, a graduate student at UAHuntsville, has won a NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship for the 2012-2013 school year.
Foshee, a student in UAHuntsville’s atmospheric science master's degree program, is the only student from a university or college in Alabama to win an NESSF award this year. The fellowship includes a $30,000-a-year stipend to support her graduate school research.
UAHuntsville’s Michael Griffin installed as president of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
- Published: 21 May 2012
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Michael Griffin, the King-McDonald Eminent Scholar and Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at The University of Alabama in Huntsville, was installed as President of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) on May 10, 2012.
UAHuntsville alumnus named state director for Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity
- Published: 16 May 2012
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UAHuntsville alumnus Reggious Bell (‘2008, ‘2011 Accounting) was recently elected as the new Alabama state director for the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., (Beta Epsilon Sigma Chapter).
UAHuntsville’s Lori Lioce to serve as Alabama representative for AANP
- Published: 11 May 2012
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Lori Lioce, clinical assistant professor of nursing at UAHuntsville was recently elected as the Alabama state representative for the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
Student Team from UAHuntsville Captures Two Awards at Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization Event
- Published: 07 May 2012
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A team of students from UAHuntsville won two awards during a recent modeling and simulation competition.
UAHuntsville Experiences Upsurge in Former Military Personnel Choosing Nursing as Career
- Published: 30 April 2012
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Swift.Silent.Deadly. The insignia nickname identifies the Second Reconnaissance Battalion of the United States Marine Corps. And, it is also how ex-Marine and UAHuntsville College of Nursing senior student James Dorsey lived his life as a juvenile gang-banger subsisting in Chicago's worst housing project, Cabrini Green.