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Distinguished UA Engineering Professor Honored with Burnum Award

Awarded annually to recognize and promote excellence in research, scholarship and teaching, the Burnum Award recognizes distinguished careers at UA.

November 20, 2020

Education Graduate Student Wins Three Minute Thesis Competition

Fifteen participants had to give compelling oration on their research and its significance in just three minutes.

November 13, 2020

UA Honors Veterans with Joint Veterans Day Ceremony

American flags wave on the UA quad.

UA's Office of Veteran and Military Affairs will join other local organizations to honor veterans at the annual Tuscaloosa Veterans Day Ceremony.

November 9, 2020

Student Documentary Wins Best Student Film at DC Black Film Festival

Elroy Johnson, a journalism graduate student sitting on bench

Master of Journalism student Elroy Johnson’s documentary follows three Black teenagers in a Dallas, Texas STEM program.

November 5, 2020

UA Faculty and Grad Students Shine at NCTE Awards

Dr. Latrise Johnson, Hannah Sullivan, Dr. Alexis McGee and Khadeidra Billingsley

Two University of Alabama professors and two graduate students were recognized with high honors at the 2020 National Council of Teachers of English Award ceremony this week.

October 27, 2020

UA CrossingPoints Receives Grants to Enhance Education Efforts

A CrossingPoints student sits a table during a class

UA's CrossingPoints Transition Program has received two federal grants totaling more than $4 million to enhance education efforts.

October 22, 2020

UA to Hold Fall Commencement Dec. 12

Dr. Bell speaks to students on stage at summer commencement.

The University of Alabama will hold fall commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 12, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus. More than 2,000 graduates are expected to be in attendance for four ceremonies.

October 21, 2020

UA Faculty, Staff Honored During Virtual Fall Campus Assembly

President Bell speaking during the virtual Fall Campus Assembly.

UA faculty and staff members were recognized for their dedication and service during a virtual Fall Campus Assembly.

October 13, 2020

UA Criminal Justice Professor Ranked No. 1 in U.S.

Doug Klutz, instructor of criminal justice and criminology, teaching

University of Alabama criminology and criminal justice instructor Douglas Klutz has been named the No. 1 college professor in the United States once again.

October 5, 2020

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

Melissa Walker holding a check representing the Ruby's Rainbow Warriors for Walt Scholarship

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

The column-lined Reese Phifer Hall on The University of Alabama campus.

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