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Everyday Champions

The University of Alabama is home to champions both on and off the field and in and out of the classroom. Everyday Champions are staff and faculty members who work behind the scenes to keep the […]

June 21, 2021

Everyday Champions: Keith Norton, Culverhouse College of Business

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Keith Norton always wanted to work with people, and when a job opened up at UA, he jumped at the chance to help students.

June 21, 2021

Everyday Champions: Dana Williams, Student Care and Well-Being

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Case manager Williams helped UA navigate through the pandemic by spearheading the emergency student fund efforts.

June 21, 2021

Everyday Champions: Kristina Patridge, Dining Services 

When the COVID-19 pandemic made its way around the world, Patridge was ready to assist in whatever ways possible.

June 21, 2021

UA Offers Rural Students Insight to Health Care Profession

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High school students and recent graduates from rural Alabama are participating in annual programs this summer at UA where they learn about the need rural communities have for more doctors and other health care...

June 21, 2021

UA Habitat for Humanity Chapter Helps Secure $10k Grant

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The chapter is seeking more fellow students to help get back to building houses this year.

June 18, 2021

UA team named Year Three Champion in EcoCAR Mobility Challenge

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UA's team has taken the lead in the third year of this automotive engineering competition.

June 18, 2021

UA to Hold Summer Commencement July 31

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The University of Alabama will hold summer commencement ceremonies Saturday, July 31, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

June 18, 2021

National Awards for Early Career Research go to Four UA Professors

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During the past academic year, four professors at The University of Alabama received national recognition early in their careers for leading-edge research that will advance knowledge and enhance the educational experience.

June 17, 2021

New UA Center to Fill Need for Understanding Water Security

As global demand for water increases alongside a predicted decrease in water quality and availability, The University of Alabama is taking a leadership role to ensure the nation can better manage risks to the...

June 16, 2021

UA Faculty and Staff Share Summer Reading Picks

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UA faculty and administrators share the books they are looking forward to reading this summer.

June 16, 2021

Faculty and Staff Accolades — June 15, 2021

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Celebrate the scholarly output and creative endeavors of the UA faculty and staff.

June 15, 2021

The Best Nature Photos on Campus for World Nature Photography Day

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Campus offers abundant choices to grab some scenic shots for World Nature Photography Day on June 15.

June 15, 2021

Q&A with Faculty Senate President Dr. Chapman Greer

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The new president of UA's Faculty Senate discusses the past year and what's ahead.

June 14, 2021

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Spring 2021 Term

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The UA Spring 2021 Dean’s and President’s lists recognizes 11,813 full-time undergraduate students.

June 14, 2021