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‘Intentionality:’ UA Marks Historic Student Diversity

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The University of Alabama welcomed its largest and most diverse freshman class in history this fall. And the milestones don't end there.

October 11, 2021

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This week at The University of Alabama: a project involving UA will allow the work and stories of a southern artist to be preserved; UA researchers to explore the status of Black businesses in...

October 11, 2021

Shelton Wins National Award for LGBTQ+ Advocacy

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Dr. Stephanie Anne Shelton was recently honored with the 2021 National Council of Teachers of English LGBTQ+ Advocacy & Leadership Award.

October 11, 2021

The University of Alabama Announces Free App Week, Oct. 18-22

The University of Alabama is waiving application fees for domestic and international prospective students October 18-22.

October 11, 2021

UA Researchers Creating Digital Exhibition of Birmingham Artist’s Work

A man on the tailgate of a pickup truck sits before his yard of scultpures.

Using cutting-edge imaging technology and digital curation, a project involving The University of Alabama will allow the work and stories of a well-regarded southern artist to be preserved digitally for future generations.

October 11, 2021

Researchers to study the state of Black-owned businesses in Alabama

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A five-year, research project will explore the status of Black businesses in Alabama, with the goal of pinpointing specific challenges they face and identifying strategies to help them thrive.

October 7, 2021

UA to Offer New Degree In Graphic Design

On a crimson background, the letter BFA are shown in white type, as well as the words "graphic design." This was the announcement image of the new program.

The Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design will open new opportunities within the program and upon graduation.

October 7, 2021

Journalism Student Shines Light on Overshadowed Pandemic Issue

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Ceara Burden traveled across the nation as an investigative reporter producing stories on individuals with disabilities who faced various hardships due to the pandemic.

October 7, 2021

Cybersecurity Tips You Can Use

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and the Office of Information Technology has some safety tips for you.

October 7, 2021

UA Kicks Off LGBTQIA+ History Month with Fun, History, Support

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Celebrate LGBTQIA+ History Month throughout October with support groups, history lessons, trivia, art and cinnamon rolls.

October 5, 2021

UA Art Exhibits Opening, Closing this Autumn

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Enrich your autumn with visits to these art exhibits around campus and downtown.

October 5, 2021

UA Programs Welcome Students Studying Rural Health Care

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UA's College of Community Health Sciences recently welcomed the 2021-2022 class of its Rural Medical Scholars and Rural Community Health Scholars programs.

October 5, 2021

Crimson Carving Contest: Part V

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What's Halloween without the Crimson Carving Contest? Share your carving talent and possibly win a prize package!

October 5, 2021

Everyday Champions: Caleb Hill, Environmental Health and Safety

Caleb Hill, fire alarm technician at UA, sitting near two fire alarms

A former professional wrestler and current preacher, Hill has worked to keep campus safe for 14 years.

October 5, 2021

Live in an Apartment or Residence Hall? Always Be Mindful of Fire Safety

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Oct. 3-9 is Fire Prevention Week, a good time to think about fire safety.

October 4, 2021