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UA Opera Students Send the Power of Song

Woman looks at the camera while singing.

Over the past few weeks, students in The University of Alabama opera theatre program have used videoconferencing and phone calls to sing to the elderly and others who may be self-isolating during the coronavirus pandemic.

April 21, 2020

Art and Art History Department Presents Next Art Exhibit Virtually

Art from "The Wall is a Given," an virtual art exhibit presented by Jude Anogwih

As the University moves classes, libraries, museums and more to cyberspace, art is moving, too.

April 6, 2020

UA Libraries Closed Physically but Open Virtually

The exterior of Gorgas Library

Due to COVID-19, all University of Alabama Libraries are closed until further notice, but the libraries support of the UA community will continue virtually.

March 27, 2020

UA Museums Goes Online to Provide Educational Content

UA Museums will begin livestreaming educational content starting March 27.

March 26, 2020

Moundville’s Knap-In Turns 20

A pair of hands knaps a stone.

The University of Alabama’s Moundville Archaeological Park will host the 20th annual Knap-In March 13-14.

March 4, 2020

The Results Are In: Gorgas Meeting Rooms Named

Two rooms that were once one room at Gorgas Library

Last fall, Gorgas Library held a contest to name two newly renovated rooms. The results are in, and the spaces have been named.

February 28, 2020

Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival Offers Two Events

A logo of the Africana Film Festiva;

The 2020 Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival will feature two events that provide evening showings of acclaimed movies from the African continent and broader African Diaspora.

February 19, 2020

Restoring a Legend

Smoke rising from Notre Dame Cathedral

Dr. Jennifer Feltman is lending her expertise to the restoration of the great Notre Dame Cathedral.

February 18, 2020

It’s Library Lovers Month! Here’s What to Love About UA Libraries

Close-up image of Gorgas Library

UA libraries offer a multitude of resources, beyond books, to the campus community. Here are 10 reasons why we love them.

February 11, 2020

Experience All Four Seasons at Family Night at the Museum

The weather outside won’t matter when the campus and local communities get a taste of all four seasons at the 10th annual Family Night at the Museum Feb. 8.

January 31, 2020

A Look at Spring Performances on Campus

UA’s College of Arts and Sciences is preparing for a busy spring season of performances by the School of Music and department of theatre and dance.

January 27, 2020

UA Honors Opera Director with Blackmon-Moody Award

Dr. Paul Houghtaling points during the introduction of an opera.

Dr. Paul Houghtaling, coordinator of voice and director of opera at The University of Alabama, received the 2019 Blackmon-Moody Outstanding Professor Award.

December 17, 2019

Island Life Propels, Nurtures O’Connor’s Free Spirit

Caleb OConner in his studio

Caleb O’Connor grew up in Maui and took full advantage of his surroundings as he developed a love for art at a young age.

December 11, 2019

Wedderspoon Thrives When the Heat Turns Up

Craig Wedderspoon in the foundry

For Craig Wedderspoon, professor of sculpture at UA, the foundry is a second home where he not only molds countless masterpieces, but influences future generations of artists by helping them hone their craft.

December 9, 2019

Gorgas Library Renovations Progress; Contest Open to Name Rooms

Gorgas Library administrators cut ribbon

The newest upgrade to the 80-year-old library is that Room 205 – a popular meeting space – has now been made into two meeting spaces replete with new technology, including video walls.

November 22, 2019