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Jim Crow Laws and Racial Segregation in America | The Civil Rights Movement

Jim Crow Laws and Racial Segregation in America | The Civil Rights Movement

When the president issued the Emancipation Proclamation, it was not really something that had effect in Georgia because it was more aspirational and it was more strategic. President Lincoln was trying to increase the number of freed slaves in parts of the south who could fight against the Confederacy. But the Emancipation Proclamation did very …

Civil Engineer (Episode 49)

They design everything from roads to hydroelectric dams. Let’s meet the civil engineer. Hi. I’m Viviana. Hi. Charles. The responsibilities of a civil engineer are to plan, design, and manage infrastructure projects: pipelines, roadways, buildings, bridges, waterworks. So, this is one of the options for one of the bridges that you and your team have …

Civil Engineering – University of Alabama College of Engineering

Civil engineering is one of UA’s oldest programs, offering many specialties. Students work with the latest materials and technologies to design buildings, develop transportation networks, and enhance environmental systems for a sustainable world. I think that at Alabama I’ve been given opportunities that I wouldn’t have been given elsewhere. I think that this is such …