With an exhilarating year of sports well underway, a familiar sports professional has returned to Stillman’s administration. Kimberly Bailey has worked behind the scenes previously to keep athletes in tip-top shape and has made her way back to Stillman taking on a even bigger role as head athletic trainer. She works to help athletes perform [...]
Stillman College received a $2 million contribution from an anonymous donor, the college announced Tuesday. ...
Having anticipated soaking in the sounds of Boys II Men and Keith Sweat for several ...
International students have been enrolling at Stillman for years. Most of them come to the ...
Donte Jackson was introduced as the newly hired head coach for the men’s basketball program at Stillman in early June and has spent the rest of every day since getting ready for the 2014-2015 season. Jackson said he loves to win games. But his overall goal is for his players to win at life. “The [...]
LaCourtney Crispin was crowned Miss Freshman and first runner-up Deja Steven was crowned Miss Roulhac Hall at the student organizations Meet and Greet Aug. 15 following the Miss Freshman Pageant the day before. “I am very thankful for the opportunity to represent my class,” Crispin said following her crowning. “I am also looking forward to [...]
With Stillman’s academic year and classes starting Aug. 14, students came prepared with lists of supplies to pick up once on campus and brought others with them. One basic part of that must-haves include students’ favorite songs, whether kids are getting ready for 8 a.m. classes or tucking devices in their backpacks for breaks between [...]
“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” That famous quotation, spoken by Dr. Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. more than 50 years ago during the civil rights movement is, unfortunately, still timely today. More than 50 years later, we have yet to see and treat everyone equally by their character, by learning a person [...]
A community fun day sponsored by a local outreach, MindChangers, and the Benjamin Barnes YMCA entertained west Tuscaloosa residents Saturday with grilled hotdogs and hamburgers, music, a drum corps, health screenings, and games and fun factories for kids. The daylong festivities at A. L. Freeman Park adjacent to the Barnes YMCA on 18th Street were [...]
TUSCALOOSA – Calvary Baptist Church was the site of a rally to protest so-called payday loans and provide information about the statewide practice on Monday evening, Aug. 11. One of the purposes of the hour-long session was to sign a petition urging a cap on the high interest rates, up to 36 percent, that payday [...]
Playing steel drums, climbing mountain walls and feeding giraffes were only a few of the sights and sounds that Benjamin Barnes YMCA summer campers took in Tuesday on a trip to the Birmingham Zoo. Seventy-six children in the summer camp and 15 adult chaperones rode in two chartered buses from the Barnes branch and back, [...]
Two cleanup initiatives are being planned at Stillman College this Friday and Saturday. A campus-wide effort to clean campus facilities and grounds will be held from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22. Classroom buildings, central facilities and residence halls will be included in the cleanup, as well as the grounds. Volunteers should bring [...]
TUSCALOOSA | The Benjamin Barnes YMCA 11- and 12-Year-Old All-Star team won its district tourney for Tuscaloosa, Bibb and Hale counties in June. The team sailed on to fifth place in the Dixie Youth Baseball Association’s state competition July 18-24 in Headland. Team player Cameron Burns described the moxie that got the 12 Barnes All-Stars [...]