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New Exhibit Celebrates 25 Years of Softball

A set of lockers with softball equipment in them.

A new exhibit at the Paul W. Bryant Museum honors the players and coaches of the first 25 years of softball at the Capstone.

May 6, 2022

For Your Enjoyment: Movies, Music and a Bunch of Bugs

Two students, one male and one female, hold up a poster that says "Black Warrior Film Festival"

Looking for something to do this coming week? Here's some inspiration.

April 6, 2022

Bama Bug Fest Returns In-Person at New Location

The Bama Bug Fest poster with general information

Bama Bug Fest will return in-person to celebrate the diversity and benefits of arthropods at the Alabama Museum of Natural History April 9. 

March 31, 2022

7 Alabama Attractions to Explore Near Tuscaloosa 

a leopard watches from a tree

From world-class museums to majestic parks, the state of Alabama has a lot to offer. Here are just a few of the many attractions within a two-hour drive of UA’s campus.

March 9, 2022

UA Moundville Archaeological Park Hosts Knap-In March 4-5

A man flint knapping an antler

The University of Alabama Moundville Archaeological Park will host stone tool makers and flint knappers from around the nation during its annual Knap-In March 4-5.

February 24, 2022

14 Reasons to Love UA Libraries

A student in Rodgers Library 3-D prints a sword hilt.

February is Library Lover’s Month, the perfect time to count the ways we love our campus libraries.

February 22, 2022

Celebrate Black History Month at UA with Speakers, Tours, More

Collage with photos of Ashley Jones, Arthur Dunning and Lisa McNair

To honor, explore and celebrate the achievements and contributions of Black Americans on campus and beyond, the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is hosting a wealth of activities and events on campus for Black History Month.

February 1, 2022

Piece of History: MLK Letter from Birmingham Jail at Special Collections

On a natural grain background, two hands can be see holding up a copy of a letter written by Martin Luther King Jr. in 1963.

University Special Collections houses an early copy that Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. wrote in the Birmingham City Jail.

February 1, 2022

From Ceramics to Needlepoint: Art Exhibits to Enjoy this Spring

painting of a cliff against a blue sky

Brighten your winter days with art from these exhibits on and around campus.

January 31, 2022

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

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

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