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UA Employee Overcomes Obstacles, Earns Bachelor’s Degree

Epiphany Wells sitting on a rock wall.

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

Woman smiles with her degree in hand.

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

A Where Legends are Made Banner near Denny Chimes on the UA Quad

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

Members of UA's Model UN team pose for a photo following a competition

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

Community Engagement Awards logo

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

Seventeen UA Students Win Fulbright Awards

Fourteen 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

Three UA Faculty Members Named Fulbright Scholars

Headshots of Peter Brummund, Subhabrata Chakraborti and Glenn Tootle

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

May 19, 2020

Surrounded by Family at Home, ROTC Students Commissioned Virtually

3 men in Army uniforms

The University of Alabama's Army ROTC commissioned 24 graduates of the program this month as second lieutenants in the program's first virtual commissioning ceremony.

May 15, 2020

Three UA Students Earn Hollings Scholarships

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Three UA students will receive the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship for 2020-2022.

May 11, 2020

UA Law School Announces Finalists for the 2020 Harper Lee Prize

The Satapur Moonstone, The Hallows, An Equal Justice

The University of Alabama School of Law named the finalists for the 2020 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction.

May 11, 2020

From Homeless as a Child to Working with Homeless Vets

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Rebecca Koen, who experienced homelessness as a child, will soon begin working with homeless populations and military veterans in Washington, D.C.

May 5, 2020

Virtual Tapping on the Mound Recognizes UA Achievement

Historical marker for the Mound

The University of Alabama held a virtual Tapping on the Mound ceremony April 10 that recognized the accomplishments of numerous UA students, faculty and staff.

April 10, 2020

UA to Hold Virtual Tapping on the Mound Ceremony April 10

In lieu of an in-person Honors Day Tapping on the Mound ceremony, UA will host a live virtual ceremony April 10 at 1:30 p.m. Central Standard Time on the UA Division of Student Life’s...

April 8, 2020