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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

A woman and child carry a shopping basket through a grocery store.

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

close up black and white photo of Michael Eric Dyson

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

January 14, 2021

UA Part of National Effort to Strengthen Coronavirus Vaccine Rollout

Healthcare provider with gloved hands administors a shot to a patient with rolled up sleeve.

The research coalition is aimed at strengthening the community’s role and involvement in an equitable campaign.

December 17, 2020

A Life of Adventure and a Heart For Service

Leigh Mayberry stands in front of an icy Arctic Ocean.

Leigh Mayberry has lived a life full of adventure. She'll check another item off her bucket list when she graduates from UA.

December 9, 2020

SGA Partners With Libraries to Extend Library Hours During Finals

Student workers at Gorgas Library information desk.

Gorgas and Rodgers will be open until midnight next week so students can study late for final exams thanks to SGA volunteers.

December 8, 2020

Giving at 90% of Goal as United Way Campaign Continues 

Tide United. Let Kindness Be Your Story

The campaign will continue through the end of the semester.

November 20, 2020

Veteran Suicide Awareness Focus of Operation Iron Ruck

A student marches to Tuscaloosa in the first Operation Iron Ruck.

Before UA and Auburn meet on the gridiron, student veterans support groups from both universities will come together to bring awareness to veteran suicide.

November 18, 2020

UA Family Reminds Students that ‘Giving’ is a Part of Thanksgiving

The Carrasquilla family (Laura in front with blue dress, Tatiana with green dress, Juan with salmon shirt in the back, their father Carlos in the blue shirt and mom Liliana wearing sunglasses) at their U.S. citizen naturalization ceremony in 2016.

Family carries on traditions of attending The University of Alabama while running a food program to help the hungry on Thanksgiving.

November 18, 2020

Free Program Helps Children with Disabilities, Developmental Delays

Couple holding hands with baby shoes

The University is offering a free new program, EI@UA, to support families of young children who have disabilities or developmental delays.

November 13, 2020