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Million Dollar Band Performing in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Several people dressed in marching band gear play instruments while in the homecoming parade.

After more than two years of planning and practicing, the Million Dollar Band is performing in the 95th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

November 24, 2021

UA Student Chosen as a Rhodes Scholar

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A student at The University of Alabama earned the most prestigious academic award for American college graduates and the oldest award for international study.

November 22, 2021

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This week at The University of Alabama: members of the UA Campus Veterans Association will march from Tuscaloosa to Auburn to raise awareness of veteran suicide; UA alumni Gary and Nancy Fayard make a...

November 22, 2021

Holiday Turkey Tips

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Planning for a successful turkey should start well before it’s popped into the oven.

November 22, 2021

Beat Auburn Beat Hunger Food Drive Sets New Record

The University of Alabama raised 319,437 pounds in this year’s Beat Auburn Beat Hunger food drive, breaking a school record.

November 19, 2021

UA Leading Effort to Ready Future Teachers of Computer Science

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The University of Alabama is leading a program among six state universities to prepare secondary education students to fill the need for trained computer science teachers in the state.

November 18, 2021

Operation Iron Ruck Brings Awareness to Veteran Suicides

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The annual Operation Iron Ruck brings together student veterans from UA and Auburn to raise awareness about veteran suicides.

November 17, 2021

Faculty and Staff Accolades for Nov. 17, 2021

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Celebrate the latest achievements of The University of Alabama faculty and staff.

November 17, 2021

7 Ways to Spend Thanksgiving Week in Tuscaloosa

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You'll be thankful for the many things to do on campus and around town next week.

November 17, 2021

Fayard Gift to Transform Literacy Education, Support Scholarship

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Gary and Nancy Fayard expect their most recent commitment to the UA College of Education and Culverhouse College of Business will create a lasting impact on students as they navigate their lifetime of learning. 

November 16, 2021

Native American Culture, Contributions Deserve Celebration

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UA freshman and National Indigenous Recognition Scholar Parker King is glad to know National Native American Heritage Month exists.

November 15, 2021

UA Recognized for Increasing Student Voter Turnout

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Thanks to the determination of students and faculty, student voter participation on campus increased significantly between the 2016 and 2020 presidential elections.

November 15, 2021

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This week at The University of Alabama: a UA study shows traveling after dark during Thanksgiving week increases risk for crashes and fatalities; UA and UAB are partnering with the NIH on a...

November 15, 2021

UA Study: Avoid Travel After Dark During Thanksgiving Week

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A study of Thanksgiving week vehicle crash data from the past five years in Alabama shows travel after dark increases risk for crashes and fatalities, leading to the conclusion that, if possible, all modes...

November 15, 2021

Evolutionary Genomics Scientist Wins Outstanding Professor Award

Dr. Laura Reed, an associate professor of biology who specializes in evolutionary genomics, was selected as the winner of the 2021 Blackmon-Moody Outstanding Professor Award.

November 12, 2021