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Fall 2020 Commencement Highlights

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More than 2,000 degrees were awarded to undergraduate and graduate students during Fall 2020 commencement.

December 16, 2020

Holiday Decorations Across Campus

The UA campus has a special beauty during the holiday season.

December 16, 2020

Faculty Accolades for Dec. 16, 2020

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Art exhibitions, publications and other creative output of The University of Alabama faculty.

December 16, 2020

Software Partnership Helps Fill Need for Cryptocurrency Skills

This unique agreement will provide cutting-edge education and software training for students.

December 15, 2020

UA News Center’s Top 10 Stories of 2020

Top 10 News Center Stories of 2020

From COVID-19 updates to innovative research, key hires, historical gifts and more — these stories got the most clicks in 2020.

December 14, 2020

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: UA receives grant to study the importance of social and emotional learning in children; UA astronomy professor can comment on a rare cosmic event; and a UA...

December 14, 2020

UA Receives Grant to Study Social, Emotional Learning in Children

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UA’s College of Education recently received a $5 million federal grant to study the importance of social and emotional learning in relation to the academic and overall success of elementary school students.

December 14, 2020

Fall 2020 Graduates Announced at UA

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The University of Alabama will award some 2,398 degrees during fall commencement Dec. 12.

December 11, 2020

Reentry Testing Required for On-Campus Residents

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Testing must be done within seven days of arrival, no later than Jan. 19, 2021.

December 10, 2020

A Life of Adventure and a Heart For Service

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Leigh Mayberry has lived a life full of adventure. She'll check another item off her bucket list when she graduates from UA.

December 9, 2020

UA Athletics Teams Shine in NCAA Graduation Success Rate Figures

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A total of seven Crimson Tide teams sported a perfect 100, while six more ranged between 91 and 95.

December 8, 2020

SGA Partners With Libraries to Extend Library Hours During Finals

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Gorgas and Rodgers will be open until midnight next week so students can study late for final exams thanks to SGA volunteers.

December 8, 2020

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: UA to hold fall commencement; UA student receives prestigious Marshall Scholarship; UA School of Music’s “Hilaritas” to be broadcast on UA Info Radio.

December 7, 2020

Sounds of ‘Hilaritas’ Can Still Be Heard This Year

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The UA School of Music's annual "Hilaritas" concert can be heard on UA Info Radio throughout December.

December 7, 2020

UA Student Receives Marshall Scholarship

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Caroline Yuk, a senior from Crystal Lake, Illinois, is the third UA student to win a Marshall Scholarship and first in more than 40 years.

December 7, 2020