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Vote Everywhere UA Wins Chapter of the Year Award

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The University of Alabama’s chapter of Vote Everywhere was awarded chapter of the year by the group’s parent organization, The Andrew Goodman Foundation.

September 17, 2020

UA’s Air Force ROTC Holds Individual Commissioning Ceremonies

Stanley Hunter with his dad at his commissioning ceremony.

Four students were commissioned as officers at the end of the summer semester in separate, individual ceremonies to mitigate the spread of coronavirus.

August 21, 2020

UA Holds Spring and Summer Commencement

UA held joint spring and summer commencement exercises last weekend at Coleman Coliseum, where more than 2,500 graduates received degrees throughout nine socially distanced ceremonies.

August 6, 2020

UA CrossingPoints Student Wins National Scholarship

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Melissa Walker, a member of UA’s CrossingPoints Certificate in Occupational Studies Program, was recently awarded the Ruby’s Rainbow Warriors for Walt Scholarship.

August 5, 2020

Public Relations Program Named No. 1 in Country by PRWeek

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The UA Department of Advertising and Public Relations was named the Most Outstanding Education Program by PRWeek during the 2020 PRWeek Awards in late July.

August 4, 2020

UA Students Win Gilman International Awards

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Ten UA students were awarded scholarships through the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program during the 2019-2020 academic year.

July 29, 2020

UA Employee Overcomes Obstacles, Earns Bachelor’s Degree

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Epiphany Wells always had the goal of earning a college degree, but life’s circumstances derailed her plans for nearly a decade. She graduates this summer.

July 20, 2020

UA to Hold Spring and Summer Commencement July 31-Aug. 2

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The University of Alabama will hold joint spring and summer commencement exercises over three days beginning Friday, July 31, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

June 24, 2020

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Spring 2020 Semester

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More than 16,000 students were named to the dean's and president's lists for Spring Semester 2020.

June 18, 2020

UA Army ROTC Graduate to Represent All Programs Nationwide

2nd Lt. Jesse Benton UA Army ROTC commissioned officer

University of Alabama spring 2020 graduate 2nd Lt. Jesse Benton will represent all 274 Army ROTC programs nationwide on Friday as he takes part in the Army ROTC National Commissioning Ceremony.

June 11, 2020

UA’s Model UN Team, Members Ranked Among the Best

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UA’s Model UN team ranked on Best Delegate’s list of the Top 25 Collegiate Model UN teams in the world for the first time.

June 9, 2020

Council Recognizes Excellence in Community Engagement

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UA’s Council on Community-Based Partnerships recently recognized the outstanding achievements in community-engaged scholarship through its annual Excellence in Community Engagement Awards.

May 27, 2020

Thirteen UA Students Win Fulbright Awards

Twelve UA students have received Fulbright Student Awards for the 2020-2021 academic year.

May 20, 2020

President’s Faculty Research Award Recipients Recognized

The University of Alabama is honoring faculty members for their research and creative contributions.

May 19, 2020

Two UA Faculty Members Named Fulbright Scholars

Two University of Alabama faculty members will receive Fulbright Scholar Grants for the upcoming year.

May 19, 2020