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Payne-Foster Driven to Improve Women’s Health Through Advocacy

Pamela Payne-Foster standing in her office

Dr. Pamela Payne-Foster was recently honored with the 2020 Linda Mays Volunteer of the Year Award.

March 11, 2021

Eatin’ Good at UA: The Best Food on Campus

Students eating at Lakeside Dining Hall

The University of Alabama offers a variety of food options for students on campus, but what are the hot eats in the yard?

March 11, 2021

In Detecting Particle, UA Researchers Help Prove 60-Year-Old Theory

A well-lit structure on the ice with a starry sky and light visible above.

Two researchers from The University of Alabama are part of an international project that detected a cosmic interaction never observed before, but predicted 60 years ago.

March 10, 2021

3 Ways to Make the Most of the Long Weekend Ahead

Students set on blankets on the Quad.

While there are plenty of ways to have fun in three days, here are three ways students can make the most of the long weekend ahead.

March 10, 2021

UA Students Serve the Community through Hands On Tuscaloosa

This past weekend, 150 UA students volunteered more than 470 hours during Hands on Tuscaloosa.

March 9, 2021

Hey, Where Did These Nice Chairs Come From?

Three students sitting in Adirondack chairs around a lit fire pit on the Quad

The addition of some strategically placed outdoor décor is providing the UA community a place to relax, socialize or study.

March 9, 2021

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: UA to host the wheelchair basketball national championships; social work students partner with Auburn University students to help end child hunger in Alabama; UA’s Museum of Natural...

March 8, 2021

UA to Host Wheelchair Basketball National Championships

Wheelchair basketball players

UA's men's and women's wheelchair basketball teams will host the Collegiate Wheelchair Basketball National Championships March 12 and 13.

March 8, 2021

Social Work Students Work to End Child Hunger

A woman and child carry a shopping basket through a grocery store.

UA social work students are working on a new online database that connects Alabama families in crisis with food resources in their communities.

March 8, 2021

Student Health Care Streamlines, Expands with SHC, UMC Merger

The interior of the student health center waiting room with chairs and coffee tables.

The full transition is expected to be complete by the Fall 2021 Semester.

March 5, 2021

UA Museum Offers Virtual Spring Break Camp for K-12 Students

The Junior Naturalist Camp poster showing a butterfly on a flower.

UA’s Museum of Natural History will conduct the Junior Naturalist Camp virtually over the upcoming spring break holiday, March 15-19.

March 5, 2021

A Historic Swarm is Coming

Cassini Periodical cicada

One of the largest broods of periodical cicadas to emerge in U.S. history, Brood X, as it’s been named, will arise from the ground after 17 years.

March 4, 2021

UADM Raises More Than $303,000 for Children’s of Alabama

A group of students holding signs that reveal the total of money raised over the past year.

UADM raised $303,126 over the past year for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital at Children’s of Alabama in Birmingham.

March 4, 2021

Earth’s Position and Orbit Spurred Ancient Marine Life Extinction

A scientist in a white lab coat and face mask works in a lab with equipment.

Ancient rocks from Tennessee revealed the Earth’s rotation and orbit around the Sun controlled the timing of oceanic dead zones in a mass extinction of marine life about 370 million years ago.

March 2, 2021

Students, Help UA by Taking the NSSE

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From March 1 to May 15, all UA first-year senior-level students are asked to participate in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE).

March 2, 2021