A&S in the News: August 21-27, 2022

“The Push Back”

Historian Lawrence A. Clayton releases new book titled ‘The Push Back’: The Observer News Enterprise – August 23

… He also served as the Chair of Department of History at The University of Alabama from 2000 to 2007 and takes active interest in local, national, and world affairs.
The News Universe
Digital Journal
Mammoth Times
The Evening Leader
…and many more


20 tips for hosting the ultimate pool party: Glam – August 24

… University of Alabama anthropologist Christopher Lynn says, “Campfires and other types of fires, like hearth fires, seem to be multi-sensory stimulators, so they grab our attention through every single one of our senses.”

HBCU Bridge Program

University of Alabama awarded NSF grant for HBCU Bridge program: Tuscaloosa Patch – August 25

The University of Alabama has received a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a bridge program for students from three Historically Black Colleges and Universities interested in opportunities in renewable energy.

Impactful Technologies

Seven ORNL technologies win R&D 100 research awards: EurekAlert! – August 25

Flash-X, a Multiphysics Simulation Software, developed by Argonne National Laboratory, ORNL…Argonne’s Anshu Dubey led the development. Research contributors included…the University of Alabama’s Dean M. Townsley.