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Everyday Champions: Rhonda Hester, UASafeState

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Rhonda Hester doesn't just take pride in her work at UASafeState, but also in her passions across campus.

July 20, 2021

Faculty and Staff Accolades for July 20, 2021

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Celebrate the scholarly output and creative endeavors of the UA faculty and staff.

July 20, 2021

UA Astrobotics Takes First Place Once Again in NASA Competition

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The team, made up of 50 active student members, overcame many challenges to clinch the title for UA for the seventh time.

July 15, 2021

Is the American Alligator Population in Tuscaloosa Increasing?

Alligator spotted by Dr. Scott Jones

Is the population of American alligators increasing in West Alabama? A UA instructor says not necessarily.

July 15, 2021

Everyday Champions: Jeanine Brooks, Action Card Services

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Brooks led her team to expedite UA's move to become a completely mobile-first campus during the pandemic.

July 13, 2021

Crimson Tide Rolls All the Way to the Summer Olympics

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4 current UA student-athletes and 17 alumni are representing 13 countries in this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.

July 13, 2021

Picture Perfect: Top 10 Places on UA’s Campus to Snap Photos

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The University of Alabama is well-known as one of the best college campuses in the country, but it offers more than just academics and athletics. Tucked within the campus are hidden […]

July 7, 2021

UMC to Host COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at Church Food Bank

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UMC will host a community COVID-19 vaccine clinic in conjunction with the monthly food bank at Grace Presbyterian Church in Tuscaloosa July 13.

July 7, 2021

Don’t Strike Out!

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Don't strike out when it comes to your safety. Follow these simple tips for staying safe during a thunderstorm.

July 5, 2021

UA SafeState Program Earns National Award for Work During Pandemic

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The on-site consultation program was recognized nationally by the United States Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

July 5, 2021

Alabama Fossil Excursions Kick off Just in Time for Shark Week

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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

UA Receives Study Abroad Award to Study Water Access, Quality

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UA, Tuskegee University and the Universidad del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia, will investigate water quality, access, expansion and cultural diversity in Alabama and Barranquilla, Colombia.

July 1, 2021

Don’t Let a Happy Independence Day Turn Into a Trip to the ER

If you plan to use fireworks to celebrate, follow these tips to make sure it's a safe holiday.

June 29, 2021

UA Receives Grant to Attract Underrepresented Students to Nursing Profession

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Dr. Robin Bartlett and her team have received a $1.2 million Science Education Partnership Award for their project, Health Sciences & Technology Academy-Alabama, or HSTA-AL.

June 28, 2021

Why I Got Vaccinated: Students Share Their Stories Part 2

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Get the facts on the COVID-19 vaccine, and make the decision that’s right for you and our herd.

June 21, 2021