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Message from the VP for Student Life

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Student efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19 are making a difference on our campus and in the larger community.

September 24, 2020

Nursing Students Empower Peers through Mentoring Program

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During the spring, following a series of student events across campus and at CCN, five nursing students stepped up to the plate to address student mental well-being and identify ways to help.

September 24, 2020

RISE to Hold Annual Fundraiser Virtually on 46th Anniversary

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UA's RISE Center will hold its annual CHIP in for RISE silent auction fundraiser virtually Oct. 1 and 2 in conjunction with the school’s 46th birthday.

September 24, 2020

UA Marks Progress on Economic Development Priorities, Strategic Goals

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The University of Alabama reports several notable accomplishments in the past year toward its effort to spur statewide economic development as an innovative driver of growth and to strengthen economic activity.

September 24, 2020

UA Libraries Host Sixth Annual Digital Humanities Conference

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University of Alabama Libraries and the Alabama Digital Humanities Center are hosting the sixth annual Digitorium conference on Oct. 1-3.

September 22, 2020

Bryant Museum to Reopen in Time for Football Season

The museum, which closed in mid-March due to the coronavirus, will reopen Sunday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning Sept. 24.

September 22, 2020

Groups Across Campus Come Together to ‘Get Out the Vote!’

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On Sept. 22 at 10 a.m., the Crossroads Civic Engagement Center and Vote Everywhere UA are hosting a virtual “Get Out The Vote!” meeting.

September 21, 2020

‘Hate Doesn’t Roll Here,’ SGA Focuses On Building Inclusivity

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The University of Alabama Student Government Association will host “One UA,” a week focused on building a more inclusive campus, on Sept. 21-25.

September 21, 2020

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: SGA focuses on building inclusivity; Groups work together to ‘Get Out the Vote;’ and UA student sends relief to hometown after Hurricane Laura.

September 21, 2020

Sending Relief to Hometown Hit by Hurricane Laura

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Sophomore Kana Webb's hometown of Lake Charles, Louisiana, was devastated by Hurricane Laura. Her relief efforts on the UA campus sent hundreds of dollars in donated supplies to those affected.

September 21, 2020

UA Faculty, Staff Returning from Remote Work Must Test

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University of Alabama employees who have not already been tested for re-entry and are still working remotely need to test for COVID-19 before returning to campus for work.

September 18, 2020

UA Researchers Provide U.S. Drought Vulnerability Rankings

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According to UA research, drought vulnerability comes from a combination of how susceptible a state is to drought and whether it’s prepared for impacts. The most and least vulnerable states could surprise.

September 18, 2020

Current Student Scholarship Application Available

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Staff in the Office of Financial Aid are available to help students learn how to maximize scholarship and aid opportunities.

September 18, 2020

OIT Completes Mailbox Migration to O365 Cloud

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The mail migration project was completed ahead of schedule, despite the COVID-19 remote work environment.

September 18, 2020

Vote Everywhere UA Wins Chapter of the Year Award

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The University of Alabama’s chapter of Vote Everywhere was awarded chapter of the year by the group’s parent organization, The Andrew Goodman Foundation.

September 17, 2020