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UA Law Professor Publishes Proposal to Reduce Firearm Suicides

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A new medical journal article written by Fredrick Vars, the Ira Drayton Pruitt, Sr. Professor of Law, suggests doctors and mental health professionals could use voluntary do-not-sell lists for firearms as a new tool...

October 1, 2020

UA Extends Winter Break, Forgoes Spring Break for Spring 2021

UA will continue in-person instruction and provide on-campus residence for the 2021 Spring Semester.

September 30, 2020

Changes for Spring Semester 2021

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UA will continue in-person instruction and on-campus residence for the 2021 Spring Semester with some important changes to the calendar.

September 30, 2020

Beat Auburn Beat Hunger Launches 2020 Food and Fund Drive

Students stand in front of a barrel at the 2019 Beat Auburn Beat Hunger food and fund drive result day.

The annual Beat Auburn Beat Hunger food and fund drive kicks off Thursday, Oct. 1, at The University of Alabama.

September 30, 2020

Attending a Home Game? Review Ticket Info

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If you are a University of Alabama student and have never been to a football game (or have been, but just need a refresher) here’s some important information regarding student football tickets.

September 29, 2020

Thriving at UA Despite Pandemic

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Freshman AJ Smith had reservations about moving across country and starting college in the middle of a pandemic, but he's thriving at UA.

September 29, 2020

What’s New to the 2020 Game Day Experience

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The game day experience at UA and Bryant-Denny Stadium will be different this football season in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

September 29, 2020

2020 Moundville Native American Festival Goes Virtual

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UA's Moundville Archaeological Park will conduct the 32nd annual Moundville Native American Festival online Oct. 5-10.

September 28, 2020

Time’s Almost Up — Take the 2020 Census Today!

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As of Sept. 24, Tuscaloosa's 2020 Census self-response participation rate was only 54.1%. Complete the census by the extended deadline of Sept. 30.

September 28, 2020

Struggling with Virtual Learning? It’s OK, Help is Available

Big Al's Survival Guide to online classes

Capstone Center for Student Success offers help for students struggling to transition to virtual academia.

September 28, 2020

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: Changes coming to game day; Moundville Native American Festival goes virtual; and Beat Auburn Beat Hunger kicks off.

September 28, 2020

UA Expands, Strengthens Research Capabilities with New MRI

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A new MRI scanner paves the way for researchers to expand the boundaries of knowledge of the human brain, bringing benefits to the core educational mission of campus.

September 28, 2020

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

Izzey DeCarlo, Jessica Compton, Abigail Cooney, Rachael Castillo and Skylar Devers posing for a picture.

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