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Tidecation Offers Students Free On-Campus Fun This Week

University Programs is offering several free activities to allow students to relax and have fun on campus this week through Tidecation.

March 16, 2021

UA to Hold Spring Commencement April 30-May 2

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More than 5,000 graduates are expected to be in attendance for nine ceremonies, all featuring extensive safety protocols.

March 16, 2021

Social Work Professor Named Distinguished Research Professor

Dr. David Albright, left, principal investigator for the vitAL initiative, discusses project details with Dr. Paul Moon, vitAL project coordinator, and Shanna McIntosh, vitAL director.

Fewer than 10 faculty members in the University’s history have been honored with the appointment.

March 16, 2021

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This week at The University of Alabama: students in UA’s School of Social Work have partnered with Auburn University to end child hunger in Alabama; new outdoor décor provides a place to relax, socialize...

March 15, 2021

Student Organizations Empowering Women at UA

UA students pose for a picture after a fitness class.

More than 50 women-centered student organizations provide a support system for women at UA.

March 12, 2021

New Grant Strengthens Work to Solve Rural Wastewater Challenge

Two people with scientific equipment next to a stream.

Recently announced federal funding will move forward an ambitious project to demonstrate effective solutions to raw sewage draining into the waterways of the state’s Black Belt region.

March 12, 2021

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

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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

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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