The University Of Alabama

Its History And Impact

What is it about ?

The University of Alabama is a student centered research an academic community united in its commitment to enhancing the quality of life for Alabamians.

It's History

Founded in 1831 as Alabama's first public college , the University Is dedicated to excellence in teaching research and service . They provide a creative , nurturing campus environment where their student can become the best individuals possible , can learn from the best and brightest faculty and can make a positive difference in the community .

Faculty Senate

The purpose of the Faculty Senate is to aid the University Of Alabama in making judgements on questions of policy development ,and operations and thereby to assist the University in it's continuing quest for excellence .

It seeks to accomplish this goal by :

~ Falcilating and encouraging meaningful input on matters of genera,l faculty concern .

~ Providing a readily accessible channel of communication through which continual dialogue and exchange of information and ideas may be carried on between the faculty and University officials .

a few facts about this school

~Lucy Autherine , a graduate from The University Of Alabama , became the first African American to enroll at the University in Feb. 1956

~The Crimson Tide enjoyed great national success, notably under coach Paul “Bear” Bryant in the 1960s and ’70s

~Our football team now is also a huge success , with the help of there coach Nick Sabin .

~Their Strategic goal is to help kids follow their dreams and lead them in the right path to success .

~The oldest public university in the state, the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa traces its history to 1818, when the U.S. government authorized land for the institution.

~ It received a land grant from the state in 1820 and began conducting classes in 1831. In 1860 the university became a military school, eventually providing officers for the Confederacy during the American Civil War.

~ The president of this lovely school is Judy Bonner .

~ I want to go to this school (: .

who is this wonderful flyer by ?

Me ! By : Chelsea Turner