Autherine Lucy foster waves to a standing ovation crowd after receiving an honorary doctorate from UA.

Black History Month 2021

In honor of Black History Month, The University of Alabama proudly celebrates the Black students, alumni, faculty and staff who have shaped UA’s history and legacy through their contributions and accomplishments.

Celebrate at UA

Discover all the ways to explore and celebrate Black history, including events, resources, exhibits and more offered throughout the month at UA.

Profiles of UA’s Pioneers and Trailblazers

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