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UADM Raises More Than $307,000 for Children’s Miracle Network

UA students and a Miracle Kid dance during BAMAthon.

The University of Alabama Dance Marathon raised $307,843.20 for Children’s of Alabama during its latest annual fundraising efforts. 

February 17, 2020

UADM’s BAMAthon: New Name, Same Fun

large group of students at dance marathon

UADM's largest event of the year is taking on a new name, while still offering UA students the same great opportunity to have fun while supporting an amazing cause.

February 6, 2020

Registration Open for Free Job Skills, Financial Training Sessions

Two people sit at a table while looking at a laptop.

Free job skills and financial literacy training sessions will soon be available to West Alabama adults, including veterans, and teens through The University of Alabama’s business college.

January 15, 2020

Social Work Receives $3.2M Grant to Address State’s Opioid Overdoses

Two female paramedics escort a patient on a stretcher out of a home

The University of Alabama School of Social Work and the Alabama Department of Mental Health's efforts to stem opioid use and rates of overdose deaths in Alabama have a new focus: first responders.

December 11, 2019

UA Helps Rural School District Receive $2.8 Million Federal Grant

An empty, dark classroom

Thanks to help from The University of Alabama, Choctaw County Schools was awarded a $2.8 million School Climate Transformation Grant from the U.S. Department of Education.

November 26, 2019

UA Wins Beat Auburn Beat Hunger Food Drive

Student staff members of Beat Auburn Beat Hunger reveal the 2019 total using placards.

The University of Alabama finished the 2019 Beat Auburn, Beat Hunger food drive by collecting 278,788 pounds of food.

November 22, 2019

Fashion for Life Celebrates 10th Anniversary

UA student fashion designs will hit the runway for the 10th annual Fashion for Life Nov. 24 at 5 p.m. in UA’s Ferguson Center Ballroom.

November 20, 2019

New UA Center Aims to Improve Behavior, Mental Health in Schools

UA has strengthened its role as the leader in the state for improving education for primary and secondary education students through encouraging alternative discipline methods and supporting students with mental health issues.

November 14, 2019

UA Student Veterans March to Bring Awareness to Veteran Suicides

Almost 80 students and support personnel from UA’s Campus Veterans Association and Auburn’s Student Veterans Association will participate in Operation Iron Ruck, Nov. 27 - Nov. 30.

November 13, 2019

UA Contributes Heavily to Tuscaloosa’s Public Art Scene

Art on Woods Quad

Public art not only beautifies a city, but also draws people to see it and patronize local businesses.

November 6, 2019

River Pitch 2019 Seeks Student, Community Entrepreneurs

The 2019 River Pitch Business Idea Competition is scheduled for the Tuscaloosa River Market Nov. 19 from 5-9 p.m

November 5, 2019

UA to Lead Project to Help Reduce Infant Mortality Rates in Alabama

University of Alabama School of Social Work researchers will soon expand a statewide drug and mental health screening program to address infant mortality in Alabama.

October 30, 2019

Miss University of Alabama 2020 Spreads Sensory Rooms across State

Isabella Powell walking between military officers

Within approximately one month of being crowned Miss University of Alabama, Isabella Powell has already made significant ground on her platform cause -- helping youth with sensory needs.

October 28, 2019

Break by Giving Others One, Go Beyond Bama

Bama students jumping

During fall and winter breaks, Beyond Bama, an initiative of the Center for Service and Leadership in the Division of Student Life, is offering short-term, all-inclusive, service-learning trips for University of Alabama students.

October 21, 2019

Environmental Justice Experts to Speak at Oct. 16 Event

A panel discussion, Environmental Justice: Research, Conversation and Networking Across Disciplines, will be held Oct. 16 at the Hotel Capstone on The University of Alabama campus.

October 11, 2019