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USA hospitality and tourism students participating in a business-education partnership program will gain hands-on experience working alongside frontline staff at the Beach Club in Gulf Shores and Turquoise Place in Orange Beach, shown above.

Students Beach Bound for Summer Work
February 11, 2016

Hospitality and tourism management students will get frontline experience at two resorts as part of a new, innovative program.

Alan Tolson, a business graduate and owner of Carpe Diem Coffee & Tea Co., said the Springhill coffee house is experiencing double-digit growth. One emerging sector: Churches looking to provide parishioners with coffee before or after service.

From Part-Time Barista to Business Owner
February 2, 2016

USA graduate Alan Tolson finds success - and some relief - after planning and preparation to run a Mobile fixture.

As an entrepreneur, Trebreh Baaheth, a USA senior majoring in strategic communication, has big plans to grow his graphic design, photography and video business into an advertising and marketing firm, while earning his degree. Here he's photographed with some of his designs.

'I Must Follow My Passion'
February 2, 2016

Living with a creative purpose, USA senior and entrepreneur Trey Baaheth builds his company one design at a time.

The new JagTran Tracker app uses GPS technology to show students in real time where JagTran buses are on their daily routes.

How Long Until the JagTran Arrives?
January 26, 2016

Check the JagTran Tracker, a software application created by USA students, to pinpoint the location of the next bus.