UAB Service Awards Program. Dr. Doss has taught at UAB for 35 years, and Dr. Corley for 20.
Department of History professor André Millard thinks the 1960s supergroup the Beatles would not have made it big if they had formed in the age of the Internet. In an article on CNN.com he states that "In the fractured and endlessly expanding digital world, nobody will be able to recreate the excitement of Beatlemania because it is no longer possible to completely command the media as the Beatles did back in 1964."
Glenn Feldman, will cover various economic ideas from the ancient Greeks and Romans; through the early church fathers and medieval thought; through Adam Smith, Karl Marx, and the classical economists; upward to Keynes; and finally to Hayek, Milton Friedman, and recent supply-side and neoliberal fashions. It will not be highly mathematical, and there will be very few graphs.
Eric Foner, to participate in the commemoration.