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UA Beats Auburn, Breaks Record in Food and Fund Drive

Students hold a sign saying 565,983.

UA students raised almost 566,000 pounds of food to beat Auburn in this year's Beat Auburn Beat Hunger. Together the two schools raised over 1 million pounds, which helps families with food insecurity across the state. 

November 18, 2022

Engineering Professor Selected to Use Supercomputer

Portrait outside of University of Alabama professor Dr. Myoungkyu Lee

An engineering professor at The University of Alabama was one of fewer than 60 researchers across the country awarded time on some of the world’s most powerful supercomputers.

November 18, 2022

UA Begins Search for New Law Dean

The front exterior of the School of Law building

The University of Alabama School of Law has opened the search for its next dean.

November 17, 2022

Operation Iron Ruck Spotlights Veteran Suicide Awareness

Student veterans marching in Operation Iron Ruck

As UA and Auburn prepare to meet on the football field, student veterans from both institutions will march across the state to bring awareness to veteran suicide.

November 17, 2022

Deshe Family Gift Launches Campaign to Renovate Alston Hall

The front exterior of Alston Hall

A $2 million commitment from alumnus Ari Deshe and his wife, Ann, kicks off UA’s $4 million fundraising campaign to renovate Mary Hewell Alston Hall, home of the Culverhouse College of Business.

November 16, 2022

Faculty Pass General Ed Core Curriculum Reform

two lampost banners reading "Where legends are made" set against bright-color autumn leaves in the trees

University of Alabama faculty have passed a referendum to update the general education core curriculum to enhance the learning experiences for UA students.

November 16, 2022

Juggling, Snakes and Cooking: Take Our Children to Work Day 2022

This year's event for faculty, staff and their children was a big hit.

November 15, 2022

Professor Committed to Rural Health Wins Blackmon-Moody Award

Dr. Lee smiles while talking to a student

Dr. Hee Yun Lee will be honored during a ceremony at the President's Mansion on Nov. 18.

November 15, 2022

Air Force Officer Receives 2022 Legendary Service Award

A photo of U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Sarah Neal

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Sarah Neal is pursuing her Master of Arts in Management with a concentration in global business through UA Online.

November 14, 2022

What’s Open, What’s Closed Thanksgiving Week

Woods Hall foggy morning

Classes are dismissed Nov. 21-25 but UA offices remain open Nov. 21-23.

November 14, 2022

Hot Off the Press: Students, Publications Rack Up National Honors

Students Ta’Kyla Bates, Caroline Karrh, Ainsley Platt and Lyric Wisdom at the media convention

Several UA students and publications brought home awards from MediaFest22 hosted by the College Media Association and Associated College Press.

November 14, 2022

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: UA-led international study yields first of its kind dietary guideline; alumnus receives UA's first McCain Fellowship; and support for sponsored projects doubles in four years.

November 14, 2022

Taking Care of Heroes

student scrubbing a flat gravestone

Inspired by a Vietnam vet's loyalty to a friend, UA students organized to clean up a cemetery for Veterans Day.

November 11, 2022

Students Honor Veterans with Cemetery Care

It began with a phone call from a veteran inquiring about a buddy's grave. It became a project for the Crimson Legion and other students.

November 11, 2022

Senior Crowned Miss UA 2023

Miss UA 2023 Ibby Dickson

The new Miss University of Alabama is excited to represent UA around campus and the community. The Miss UA competition is also a preliminary to Miss Alabama and Miss America.

November 9, 2022