Miss 'Southern Diversity crowned at Birmingham-Southern College
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Birmingham-Southern junior Kristian Collins of Montgomery will represent student opinions on issues of multiculturalism after recently accepting the crown as the college's Miss 'Southern Diversity 2003-04 at a coronation ceremony on campus.
Birmingham-Southern College to honor Women of Distinction at GALA XVI
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Award-winning actress Eartha Kitt, University of Tennessee Head Women's Basketball Coach Pat Summitt, former Miss America and sportscaster Phyllis George, entertainer Kathie Lee Gifford, and Southwest Airlines President Colleen Barrett are among the women of distinction who will be honored at Birmingham-Southern College's GALA XVI celebration May 2, 2003..
Birmingham-Southern professor awarded Merck, AAAS grant for undergraduate research
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Merck Company Foundation and the American Association for the Advancement of Science have awarded a three-year grant of up to $60,000 to Dr. David Schedler, Birmingham-Southern College associate professor of chemistry, to fund student research and related activities in the college's biology and chemistry departments.
Alumni speakers, activities highlight Birmingham-Southern College's Reunion Weekend
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Managing editor of Fortune magazine Richard Kirkland, former surgeon and director of the University of Alabama Burn Center Dr. Alan Dimick, and retired Alabama circuit judge James Garrett are among the Birmingham-Southern graduates who will entertain alumni returning to the Hilltop campus April 11-13 for the college's Alumni Reunion Weekend 2003.
New business honorary chapter installed at Birmingham-Southern College BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Birmingham-Southern College President Dr. Neal R. Berte was among the first group of four faculty members and 13 students installed into a new chapter of the business honorary society Beta Gamma Sigma by the college's Division of Business and Graduate Programs March 19.
Birmingham-Southern College announces additional GALA XVI honorees
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—A Tony, Grammy, and Emmy-nominated performer, the leader of the nation's most customer-friendly airline, and an award-winning CNN News anchor make up the second group of honorees announced this week for Birmingham-Southern College's GALA XVI celebration.