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New Mobile App to Aid Gulf of Mexico Fishermen, Boaters

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The app came out of a student-led project from The University of Alabama’s Management Information Systems program.

January 10, 2022

UA Collaborates with Smithsonian to Create Digital Resource

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The University of Alabama Religious Studies Department and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History have formally collaborated to create a digital resource on the religious dimensions of the events that took place at the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. 

January 4, 2022

Bruno Business Library Closed for Renovations Until Fall 2022

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The Angelo Bruno Business Library is closed until Fall Semester 2022 for renovations to improve its aesthetics and functionality. 

January 4, 2022

UA, State Partner to Train First Responders on Mental Health Awareness

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UA social work experts are partnering with state agencies to train first responders to identify, understand and respond to signs of substance use disorders and mental illnesses.

December 21, 2021

Santa’s Helpers: Students Build Script A Wheelchair Lift

Hunter Dowdy (from left to right). Mason Janes, Casey Largin, Chloe Denorme and Kate Radovich present "Rachel's Lift" to Rachel Williams.

After graduating, five students stayed in Tuscaloosa an extra week to perfect their senior design project – a mechanical wheelchair lift – before presenting it as a Christmas gift to a 10-year-old Tuscaloosa girl....

December 20, 2021

Reframing New Year’s Resolutions

UA associate professor offers insight for New Year's resolutions, and how to achieve goals realistically.

December 20, 2021

UA Among 60 Finalists for Transformative Workforce Project

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A proposal from UA to lead a regional innovation and workforce development project for an economically depressed region of the state has received initial seed money.

December 17, 2021

Culverhouse College of Business Debuts Executive Education Program

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A new program offered by The University of Alabama Culverhouse College of Business will provide executives a unique opportunity to gain hard skills and deep knowledge.

December 16, 2021

UA Small Business Program Renews National Accreditation

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The Alabama Small Business Development Center Network, based at The University of Alabama, was recently accredited through 2026, renewing its commitment to help state businesses succeed.

December 14, 2021

Satellite Made By UA Students Ready for Launch

A man works on a small satellite on a table.

If everything goes as planned, in January a small satellite made by the students will be launched into space.

December 13, 2021

UA Student, Alumnus Receive Marshall Scholarships

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A UA student and alumnus were among 41 Americans selected to study in the United Kingdom through the prestigious Marshall Scholarship.

December 13, 2021

Road Fatalities, Rural Road Crashes Up During Holiday Season

Car lights blur white and red on a road at night.

During the December winter holidays, vehicle crash fatalities are higher than expected and there are more crashes along rural roads, according to the study.

December 13, 2021

UA Begins Search for New C&IS Dean

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The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences has opened its search for its next dean.

December 13, 2021

From the Ground Up

University of Alabama researchers discuss a project around a machine.

UA faculty and graduate students are working with the military to design better mobile airfields.

December 10, 2021

A Chain Reaction: Three UA Law Students Donate Kidneys

Not only did the students save lives, but they also learned a lot about themselves.

December 8, 2021