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Record Number of UA Students Earn Gilman Scholarships

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A record number of UA students were awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship with 21 selected to participate in study abroad programs during the most recent application cycle.

May 24, 2022

UAPD Officer Honored for ‘Going Above and Beyond the Call of Duty’

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UAPD Officer Albert Canzoneri went above and beyond the call of duty when he saved a woman after she jumped into the Black Warrior River.

May 20, 2022

Alabama Forensic Council Wins Team, Individual National Titles

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The Alabama Forensic Council recently competed in four national tournaments.

May 19, 2022

UA Students Receive U.S. Fulbright Program Awards for 2022-2023

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The national Fulbright Program has selected 17 University of Alabama students for various awards for the 2022-2023 academic year.

May 18, 2022

Engineering Graduate Student Awarded Prestigious Fellowship

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A doctoral student has become the first University of Alabama student ever chosen for the highly selective Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship.

May 16, 2022

Innovators Recognized with Community Engagement Awards

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The UA Council on Community-Based Partnerships honored members of the UA community and local partners.

May 16, 2022

UA Student Earns Hollings Scholarship

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UA student Kittson Hamill of Huntsville is the recipient of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship.

May 11, 2022

Spring 2022 Degree Candidates Announced

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The University of Alabama will award more than 5,000 degrees in eight commencement ceremonies May 6-8.

May 4, 2022

Outstanding Undergraduate Researchers Honored with Annual Award

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The honorees have all conducted significant scholarly research and were nominated by faculty and staff research directors.

April 29, 2022

Faculty and Staff Accolades for April 2022

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UA faculty and staff have been recognized for artistic talents, professional leadership and advocacy for the state's export trade.

April 27, 2022

UA Faculty Members Selected for Fulbright Awards

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Three University of Alabama faculty members were recently selected for Fulbright awards for educators.

April 26, 2022

Distinguished UA Finance Professor Honored with Burnum Award

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Dr. Anup Agrawal is the recipient of the 2021 Burnum Distinguished Faculty Award.

April 25, 2022

Wheelchair Tennis Team Wins 7th National Championship

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The Crimson Tide defeated San Diego State at the USTA Collegiate National Championships April 16 in Orlando, Florida.

April 19, 2022

UA to Celebrate Excellence Among Faculty Research, Creative Activity

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Members of The University of Alabama faculty will be honored for their research, scholarship and creative contributions at the upcoming Faculty Research Day.

April 15, 2022

Professor Honored by German Government with Friendship Award

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The award is one of the highest decorations bestowed by Germany on a non-citizen. 

April 14, 2022