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A Helpful Roll

University of Alabama researchers use a mobile clinic to help identify those with hearing loss. They discovered that general health problems, including diabetes and cardiovascular issues, are often associated with hearing loss.

October 3, 2016

Hamlet on Jazz at UA

Hamlet is an age-old Shakespearean tale of revenge, betrayal, ghosts, incest, depression and murder. If that wasn’t enough to hold the interest of modern audiences of this more than 400-year-old legendary play, what if...

October 3, 2016

UA Professor Receives Highest Award in Geosciences

Dr. Nick Tew at Moraine Lake

The American Geosciences Institute recently announced that Dr. Berry H. “Nick” Tew Jr., the state geologist of Alabama and the director of The University of Alabama’s Center for Sedimentary Basin Studies, has received the...

September 29, 2016

UA Gallery Features Photographs of American Landscapes

"Abandoned along the Interstate" by Ines Schaefer

The photography of Ines Schaefer will be displayed from Friday, Oct. 7, to Friday, Oct. 28, at The University of Alabama Gallery in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center in downtown Tuscaloosa.

September 28, 2016

Science Writer to Discuss Evolution in UA’s ALLELE Series

Carl Zimmer

Award-winning author and science journalist Carl Zimmer will be on campus Thursday, Oct. 6, to talk about the global impact of human evolution at the 11th Alabama Lectures on Life’s Evolution, or ALLELE, seminar...

September 28, 2016

UA’s Moundville Park Hosts Native American Festival Oct. 5-8

The University of Alabama will host its annual Moundville Native American Festival Oct. 5-8 at Moundville Archaeological Park.

September 27, 2016

Welcome to my UA World: Student the Melody behind Chimes’ Music

University of Alabama graduate student Tyler Canonico has played the Denny Chimes modified organ for three years. He began playing while pursuing his master’s in music and organ performance.

September 27, 2016

Former Psychology Faculty to Discuss Desegregation at UA

The University of Alabama psychology department will celebrate its influential role in desegregation Friday, Sept. 30 at its first desegregation symposium. The event will begin at 3 p.m. in room 208 of Gordon Palmer...

September 26, 2016

Philosopher to Discuss Memory and Identity in UA Lecture

In the first lecture of The University of Alabama’s 2016–2017 Philosophy Today series, Dr. Marya Schechtman will discuss the role of memory using philosophy and neuroscience research.

September 26, 2016

UA’s Paul Jones Gallery of Art Hosts Two Tuscaloosa Elementary Schools

Changing Neighborhoods, 1960–1975 by Marty. Charcoal on paper. PJ2008.0254

Students from two Tuscaloosa schools will visit The University of Alabama’s Paul R. Jones Gallery during October as part of the Paul R Jones Collection of American Art K-12 Fellows Program.

September 21, 2016

Open House for UA’s Frank Moody Music Building Wing is Sept. 23

The Frank Moody Music Building, which houses The University of Alabama School of Music and one of its premier ensembles, the Million Dollar Band, was renovated over the summer. The renovation added a 25,000-square-foot...

September 20, 2016

Historical Commission, UA Offer Artifact Day at Old Cahawba

The Alabama Historical Commission and The University of Alabama’s Office of Archaeological Research are partnering to host Artifact Day at Old Cahawba Saturday, Oct. 1.

September 20, 2016

‘Freedom and Fire!’ an Opera about Civil War, UA Premieres Sept. 29

“Freedom and Fire! A Civil War Story” has its world premiere Sept. 29, 7:30 p.m. at Bryant-Jordan Hall on The University of Alabama campus. An encore performance will be held Oct. 2 at 3...

September 20, 2016

Broadway and Silver Screen Hit ‘Doubt’ Comes to UA

Broadway and silver screen hit “Doubt” is coming to The University of Alabama this week.

September 19, 2016

UA Researchers: Speech, Gestures Impact Political Debate Perceptions

University of Alabama researchers are in the midst of analyzing impacts speech disfluencies had on perceptions of the 2012 presidential debates. Once completed, they will turn their attention to debates between Hillary Clinton and...

September 13, 2016