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National Assessment Aims to Assist Needs of Women Veterans

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A national survey of women veterans hopes to provide the first comprehensive snapshot of the challenges they face transitioning to civilian life, providing veteran service organizations with data needed to expand outreach and better...

April 2, 2021

RISE Center to Hold Golf, Tennis Fundraisers

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UA's RISE Center will hold the RISE Tournament of Champions and a women’s doubles tennis tournament benefiting therapeutic services provided by RISE.

April 1, 2021

Two UA Students Win Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

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The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program has selected two University of Alabama students as Goldwater Scholars for 2021-2022.

April 1, 2021

Faculty Can Now Publish Research Without Fees Thanks to UA Libraries

UA faculty will no longer be charged a fee for publishing articles in any of the nearly 400 open access academic journals.

April 1, 2021

Alabama Forensics Council Wins Two National Championships

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The Alabama Forensics Council won two national championships in speech and debate during the virtual Pi Kappa Delta National Comprehensive Tournament.

March 31, 2021

Groundwater Impact on Oceans Cannot Be Ignored, Major Study Finds

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The international study involves data from Mobile Bay collected by researchers at The University of Alabama.

March 30, 2021

The Tradition Continues for UA’s 2021 Ring Ceremony

UA's University Supply Store will host the 2021 ring ceremony in person on Wednesday, April 7.

March 29, 2021

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: UA researchers to study severe weather communications; New College professor wins the 2021 SEC Faculty Achievement Award; UA senior named 2021 Outstanding Student by PRWeek.

March 29, 2021

Three UA Students Earn Critical Language Scholarship

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The program includes intensive language instruction and cultural enrichment experiences designed to promote rapid language gains.

March 29, 2021

UA Researcher to Study Severe Weather Public Communication


The University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, or UCAR, has awarded a grant to Dr. Cory Armstrong to examine the effectiveness of tornadic-related weather information on the general public.

March 26, 2021

UA’s Champion Spirit Isn’t Limited to Athletics

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UA has championship-caliber programs and people in athletics and beyond.

March 26, 2021

UA Suspends Normal Operations at Noon Due to Severe Weather Risk

With the impending threat of severe weather, including the high risk of tornadoes and dangerous weather in West and Central Alabama, normal UA operations will be suspended at noon today through 5 a.m. Friday.

March 25, 2021

Perfectionism Reaps High Rewards, But Can Also Bring Much Pain

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Though perfectionism has helped many high achievers and people with Type A personalities climb to the top of their class, work, sport, or other fields, it also has many downsides that have to be...

March 25, 2021

Severe Weather Forecasted for March 25: Be Prepared

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With the possibility of severe weather for Tuscaloosa on Thursday, know what you should do before, during and after a storm.

March 24, 2021

Get Moving: 100 Alabama Miles Challenge Kick off 2021 Season

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The 100 Alabama Miles Challenge is a statewide public program designed to inspire all Alabamians to be active, explore, and connect with others by getting 100 miles of physical activity each year.

March 24, 2021