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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

Alabama Heritage Celebrates 35 Years of Publishing

Alabama Heritage masthead

Alabama Heritage, published quarterly, tells the stories of Alabama that educate, inspire and entertain.

August 26, 2021

Everyday Champions: Karen Chapman, UA Libraries

Karen Chapman

As an employee of 33 years at The University of Alabama, Karen Chapman, who serves as director of branch library services, has seen UA Libraries go through major changes over the past few decades.

August 3, 2021

Soft, Cute, Colorful Nightmares: Venomous Caterpillars of Alabama

Asp caterpillar

They may look fluffy, but you do not want to touch one of these venomous caterpillars of Alabama.

July 30, 2021

Alabama Fossil Excursions Kick off Just in Time for Shark Week

Ancient fossilized Alabama shark teeth

The landlocked Alabama Black Belt isn’t where someone would expect to find fossilized shark teeth, but there are plenty to be found.

July 2, 2021

Art Alumni, Faculty and Students Combine Forces in Hotel Mural Project

The dramatic, large-scale mural is a prominent feature in Tuscaloosa's new Homewood Suites by Hilton hotel.

June 9, 2021

Paul W. Bryant Museum Joins UA Museums

A bust of Paul Bryant in front of a digital display in the Bryant Museum

The Paul W. Bryant Museum joins a group of several museums and research departments overseen by the College of Arts and Sciences.

June 3, 2021

Bama Bug Fest to Include Virtual, In-Person Components

The Bama Bug Fest poster

Bama Bug Fest will be crawling your way April 22-24 and will include virtual experiences and in-person exhibits

April 15, 2021

Faculty Can Now Publish Research Without Fees Thanks to UA Libraries

UA faculty will no longer be charged a fee for publishing articles in any of the nearly 400 open access academic journals.

April 1, 2021

UA’s Moundville Archaeological Park to Host Spring Events

UA’s Moundville Archaeological Park will host the virtual Ancient Art and Technology Weekend March 26-27, and the annual Birdfest April 9-10.

March 23, 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

Women’s History Month Spotlights: Arts, Entertainment and Literature

Sonequa Martin-Green

These are just a few of the many women of the arts who got their start at UA.

March 1, 2021

Evidence of Predation by Octopuses Pushed Back By 25 Million Years

New research involving the Alabama Museum of National unveiled the earliest evidence of octopus predation in the fossil record.

February 22, 2021