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UA Collaborates with Smithsonian to Create Digital Resource

The exterior of Manly Hall

The University of Alabama Religious Studies Department and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History have formally collaborated to create a digital resource on the religious dimensions of the events that took place at the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. 

January 4, 2022

Bruno Business Library Closed for Renovations Until Fall 2022

Angelo Bruno Business Library front desk

The Angelo Bruno Business Library is closed until Fall Semester 2022 for renovations to improve its aesthetics and functionality. 

January 4, 2022

Million Dollar Band Performing in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Several people dressed in marching band gear play instruments while in the homecoming parade.

After more than two years of planning and practicing, the Million Dollar Band is performing in the 95th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

November 24, 2021

Classes in the Great Outdoors: ‘Discovering Alabama’

Dr. Dough Phillips standing near a body of water

Dr. Doug Phillips, Emmy Award-winning creator, producer and host of "Discovering Alabama," was the first to teach outdoor classes at UA.

November 12, 2021

Alabama’s Rich Culture, History Told on Mural Trail Throughout the State

Mural of Space is Our Place in Madison County, by artist Jahni Moore, 2018

The Alabama Mural Trail encourages tourists and locals alike to explore the state’s rich culture and history through public art.

November 5, 2021

UA Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month

Mary Smith, a member of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma, teaching basket weaving

Several events will take place on and off campus this month.

November 4, 2021

Run ‘Round the Mounds at Moundville Archaeological Park Nov. 6

The Moundville 5K logo that includes a person running and the date

UA's Moundville Archaeological Park will host the fourth annual Moundville 5K Footrace Nov. 6 as part of its celebration of Native American Heritage Month.

October 27, 2021

Bats: Dangerous Blind Blood-Suckers or Helpful, Biological Pest Control?

Eastern pipistrelle flying in a cave

Spooky? Maybe. But a researcher at The University of Alabama says most bats aren't looking to suck your blood.

October 18, 2021

Haunting at the Museum Returns with Expanded Schedule

Haunting at the Museum now runs Oct. 25-29.

October 18, 2021

UA Researchers Creating Digital Exhibition of Birmingham Artist’s Work

A man on the tailgate of a pickup truck sits before his yard of scultpures.

Using cutting-edge imaging technology and digital curation, a project involving The University of Alabama will allow the work and stories of a well-regarded southern artist to be preserved digitally for future generations.

October 11, 2021

UA Art Exhibits Opening, Closing this Autumn

abstract painting

Enrich your autumn with visits to these art exhibits around campus and downtown.

October 5, 2021

UA Art Historian Assists in Notre Dame Restoration

The group of researchers standing in front of the Cathedral of Notre Dame.

Dr. Jennifer M. Feltman traveled to Paris to begin her hands-on research and contribute to the restoration of the historic Cathedral of Notre Dame.

October 4, 2021

Latinx Faculty, Staff Association Celebrates Heritage with Dancing

¡Baile! Latinx Faculty and Staff Association, Education Abroad and University Programs host an evening of salsa dancing, food and music.

¡Baile! The Latinx Faculty and Staff Association, Education Abroad and University Programs hosted an evening of salsa dancing, food and music.

September 30, 2021

Bama Theatre and Dance is Back On Stage!

A poster for ARDT dance performance

The University of Alabama Department of Theatre and Dance boldly returns to the stage this 2021-2022 season for live, in-person performances.

September 21, 2021

UA Kicks Off Hispanic-Latinx Heritage Month Celebration

Hispanic-Latinx Heritage Month

From film screenings and cultural discussions to dancing and food, there are many ways to celebrate between Sept. 15 and Oct. 15.

September 13, 2021