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UA Student Among Most Promising Multicultural Students

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Hanna Fridriksson was one of only 50 college students from across the country chosen for this premier program.

December 18, 2020

Communication and Information Sciences Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences will hold its biennial Hall of Fame Ceremony on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021.

December 3, 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

UA to Celebrate 2020 United Way Campaign

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Campaign co-chairs and special guests will announce donations to date for the ongoing campaign Thursday, Nov. 19 on Facebook.

November 17, 2020

Education Graduate Student Wins Three Minute Thesis Competition

Fifteen participants had to give compelling oration on their research and its significance in just three minutes.

November 13, 2020

Student Documentary Wins Best Student Film at DC Black Film Festival

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Master of Journalism student Elroy Johnson’s documentary follows three Black teenagers in a Dallas, Texas STEM program.

November 5, 2020

Capstone Agency Named Top Student-Run Firm by PRSSA (Again)

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The national award given annually is based on agency operations, billable hours, client work, revenue, agency culture and more.

November 3, 2020

UA United Way Campaign Launches Thursday

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This year’s host college, the College of Communication and Information Sciences, will use the WVUA studio to share the 2020 UA United Way Campaign Kickoff via the College’s Facebook page Thursday, Oct. 8, at 2...

October 7, 2020

UA Expands, Strengthens Research Capabilities with New MRI

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A new MRI scanner paves the way for researchers to expand the boundaries of knowledge of the human brain, bringing benefits to the core educational mission of campus.

September 28, 2020

Spectrum of Support

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UA researchers come together to improve the lives of those with autism.

September 16, 2020

UA Supports Projects Collaborating Between the Arts and Sciences

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Three projects that integrate the arts with bio-psychosocial research were awarded support through a new Joint Pilot for Arts Research.

September 15, 2020

Public Relations Program Named No. 1 in Country by PRWeek

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The UA Department of Advertising and Public Relations was named the Most Outstanding Education Program by PRWeek during the 2020 PRWeek Awards in late July.

August 4, 2020

Emoji Reveal Whiteness as Driver of Technology

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A study of broadening the skin tone of emoji to include diverse representation of race, ethnicity, gender and culture found emoji continue to center whiteness in their design and coding structures.

July 10, 2020

Class Prepares Students for ‘New Normal’ of Live Entertainment

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Randall Huffaker's APR 490 class prepares students to take advantage of a new frontier in marketing and public relations: Twitch.

May 28, 2020

3rd Annual Bama Blitz Online Fundraising Event Set for March 25, 26

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Bama Blitz, an annual online fundraising event, will begin at noon March 25 and end at 8:31 p.m. March 26, lasting one day, eight hours and 31 minutes in honor of the University’s founding...

March 10, 2020