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Bama by Distance Graduate Shows There’s Always an Opportunity

Smiling at the camera is a man and a woman, dressed in a military uniform and formal gown.

With her bachelor's degree earned, Lillian Lofton — who turned 50 this year, too — plans to start a nonprofit.

July 26, 2021

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This week at The University of Alabama: UA to hold commencement ceremonies; a partnership between UA, Alabama Power and Mercedes-Benz U.S. International will soon get a new home; and Saturday in the Park to...

July 26, 2021

UAPD Wants to Meet You at National Night Out

The Aug. 3 event brings together law enforcement and communities in a no-stress environment.

July 26, 2021

Everyday Champions: Theo Bruinton, Athletic Facilities

On a black background, a man is shown from his shoulders up in a grey shirt and a serious look.

Bruinton loves leading a team making UA athletic facilities safe and welcoming for all.

July 26, 2021

Transformative UA, Alabama Power, Mercedes Initiative Moving Forward with State Support

Electric car being charged on campus

Cutting-edge Initiative with Mercedes, Alabama Power will Fulfill Critical Research and Workforce Needs of Booming Electric Vehicle Market

July 23, 2021

Everyday Champions: Rhonda Hester, UASafeState

A woman sits on a dark background holding up a badge.

Rhonda Hester doesn't just take pride in her work at UASafeState, but also in her passions across campus.

July 20, 2021

Faculty and Staff Accolades for July 20, 2021

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Celebrate the scholarly output and creative endeavors of the UA faculty and staff.

July 20, 2021

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This week at The University of Alabama: a UA instructor says more alligators sighting in Tuscaloosa doesn't mean their numbers are growing; women athletes will likely dominate Olympic coverage this summer according to a...

July 19, 2021

Building Bama: Peter Bryce Preserve

A large obelisk identifying Peter Bryce Preserve at the entrance of the preserve

The UA Board of Trustees passed a resolution creating the Peter Bryce Preserve, a space that will be maintained and preserved in perpetuity.

July 19, 2021

Summer 2021 Graduate Candidates Announced at UA

A man in black robes stands up against a brown podium. Red and white flowers are in the foreground while people sitting in seats are in the background.

The University of Alabama will award more than 1,400 degrees during summer commencement.

July 16, 2021

UA Astrobotics Takes First Place Once Again in NASA Competition

A robot with four wheels and a conveyor belt for extraterrestrial digging against a wall that displays six NASA championship flags

The team, made up of 50 active student members, overcame many challenges to clinch the title for UA for the seventh time.

July 15, 2021

Is the American Alligator Population in Tuscaloosa Increasing?

Alligator spotted by Dr. Scott Jones

Is the population of American alligators increasing in West Alabama? A UA instructor says not necessarily.

July 15, 2021

Everyday Champions: Jeanine Brooks, Action Card Services

A woman in a red shirt has a soft smile while looking out into the distance. Hands are crossed.

Brooks led her team to expedite UA's move to become a completely mobile-first campus during the pandemic.

July 13, 2021

Crimson Tide Rolls All the Way to the Summer Olympics

A woman is swimming the backstroke, with one arm getting ready to paddle. Crimson and white lane lines are also shown in the pool.

4 current UA student-athletes and 17 alumni are representing 13 countries in this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.

July 13, 2021

Back-to-School Checklist: 8 Things to Do to Get Ready for Fall

Fall semester is just around the corner. Are you ready?

July 13, 2021