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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

UA Sophomore Combats Bullying with Children’s Book

Pages from the book "Maddie the BRAVE."

University of Alabama sophomore Noelia Voigt, winner of the 2021 Miss Connecticut Collegiate America pageant, wrote a children’s book and helped create an app on antibullying.

June 1, 2021

UA Hosts Forum on Real Estate Industry Since 2011 Tornadoes

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On April 30 a panel of experts, government officials and industry leaders will address key local issues rooted in the real estate sector, with a dedicated discussion of the evolution of Tuscaloosa's overall residential...

April 27, 2021

In Decade Since Devastation, UA Resiliency Leads to Lasting Change

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In the decade since the tornado on April 27, 2011, UA has become a leader in storm preparedness, opened avenues for research, and built deeper relationships with the community.

April 21, 2021

Student Club Encourages Peers to Save Lives, Become Organ Donors

Organ Organization members Ryan Landsberg and Stanley Walker

UA's Organ Organization student club is hosting Donate to Life Week April 12-18.

April 12, 2021

CCS Seeks to Fund New Military Scholarship Through Bama Blitz

Adam Linn and his family.

Military service members and their families make sacrifices every day — educational goals should not be one of them.

April 8, 2021

UA Students Compete in SEC Food Fight to Help Food Pantry

UA students fill boxes with food.

The University of Alabama's Division of Student Life, Center for Service and Leadership, and the Office of Student Care and Wellbeing are partnering to compete in the first-ever SEC Food Fight.

April 7, 2021

Volunteers, Donations Needed for Tornado Relief

a ball cap hat reading "The University of Alabama Center for Service and Leadership" sits on top of a pile of debris at a volunteer work site.

40 volunteers are needed for two service days in Shelby County.

April 2, 2021

Perfectionism Reaps High Rewards, But Can Also Bring Much Pain

Wisdom or perfectionism

Though perfectionism has helped many high achievers and people with Type A personalities climb to the top of their class, work, sport, or other fields, it also has many downsides that have to be...

March 25, 2021

Get Moving: 100 Alabama Miles Challenge Kick off 2021 Season

100 AL Miles

The 100 Alabama Miles Challenge is a statewide public program designed to inspire all Alabamians to be active, explore, and connect with others by getting 100 miles of physical activity each year.

March 24, 2021

Social Work Students Work to End Child Hunger

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UA social work students are working on a new online database that connects Alabama families in crisis with food resources in their communities.

March 8, 2021

UADM Raises More Than $303,000 for Children’s of Alabama

A group of students holding signs that reveal the total of money raised over the past year.

UADM raised $303,126 over the past year for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital at Children’s of Alabama in Birmingham.

March 4, 2021

UA Students Safely Volunteer Despite the Pandemic

UA students brush horses.

UA's student-led organization Serving Bama found a way to safely continue vital, in-person volunteer services for Tuscaloosa nonprofits.

February 24, 2021

UA’s Capstone Agency Donates Valuable Work to Local Nonprofits

Zoom fatigue couldn't stop these PR students from supporting nonprofits who need help now more than ever.

February 16, 2021

Best-selling Author Headlines University MLK Celebration

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Several events throughout January and February will honor the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 14, 2021