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When Messages Matter Most

Professors in the College of Communication and Information Sciences are investigating how to improve weather alerts and messaging for vulnerable populations.

April 17, 2019

UA to Host 58 Schools at National Forensics Tournament

The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences and the Alabama Forensic Council will host the 2019 American Forensics Association National Individual Events Tournament April 4-7 in Tuscaloosa.

April 3, 2019

UA Senior Named Nation’s PR Student of the Year

C&IS senior Alana Doyle is the PRWeek Public Relations Student of the Year.

PRWeek has named Alana Doyle, a senior in The  University of Alabama's department of advertising and public relations, its Public Relations Student of the Year.

March 26, 2019

UA Students Highlight Research, Creativity during Annual Conference

Nearly 500 undergraduate students at The University of Alabama are highlighting their research and creative projects during the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference March 27.

March 22, 2019

A ‘Shining Star’

A student and her hometown professional mentor share more than a love of public relations and the alliterative effect found in their names.

March 21, 2019

Storm Informers

A new documentary highlighting the role of broadcasters during disasters was recently released by a University of Alabama journalism professor.

March 21, 2019

UA Program Gives New Books to Black Belt School Libraries

The University of Alabama School of Library and Information Studies is awarding $20,822 in new, free books to elementary, middle and high school libraries during March via the SLIS Book Bonanza for the Black...

March 20, 2019

Nonprofits Benefit from UA’s Student-Run Communications Firm

Capstone Agency, The University of Alabama’s nationally affiliated, student-run communications firm, recently held its third annual CreateAthon.

February 14, 2019

UA Announces Outstanding Graduate Student Awards for 2018-2019

The University of Alabama Graduate School has announced the recipients of the 2018-2019 Outstanding Graduate Student awards. The awards will be presented as a part of UA Honors Week.

February 14, 2019

Reddit Study Shows How Growth, Aging Affect Online Communities

Through studying groups on the website Reddit, researchers at The University of Alabama found as online groups grow and age, discussion concentrates among fewer contributors and retention of new contributors becomes harder.

February 11, 2019

‘Migrations’ Theme of 2019 Black History Month

The University of Alabama's Black History Month celebration includes innovative and informative events. UA Crossroads coordinates the activities each year.

February 6, 2019

UA to Hold Fall Commencement Exercises Dec. 15

The University of Alabama will hold its fall commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 15, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

December 6, 2018

UA Students Behind ‘Fearful Girl’ Project

Two UA students were behind a well-known statue's temporary transformation into a statement on gun violence.

November 15, 2018

UA Researchers Recognized for First Awards

More than 80 members of the faculty and staff were honored for receiving their first externally funded research award at The University of Alabama during the past academic year.

November 8, 2018

UA Again Selected for National Vehicle Competition

Students at The University of Alabama will compete in the latest national vehicle competition that challenges students to develop a hybrid-electric, autonomous vehicle over the next four years.

October 31, 2018