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Back-to-School: Tips to Help Kids Succeed

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As K-12 students get ready to start a new school year, University of Alabama faculty members offer tips to parents to help ensure their children's success in the classroom.

August 8, 2022

Mother and Son Earn Master’s Degrees Together

Amy Haines and her son Ethan will both earn their master's degrees on Aug. 6.

Amy Haines and her son Ethan will cross the stage at Coleman Coliseum Aug. 6, both earning master's degrees. Although Ethan started working on his master's right after graduating with his undergrad degree, Amy...

August 4, 2022

UA Faculty Members Selected for Fulbright Awards

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Three University of Alabama faculty members were recently selected for Fulbright awards for educators.

April 26, 2022

Hundreds of Students to Showcase Research, Creativity

More than 400 students from across campus will share their work with the community at the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference on April 4.

March 10, 2022

UA Study Shows Trust in Science Predicts Pandemic Compliance

Trust in the scientific research community is the best predictor of a person’s compliance with public health measures intended to prevent COIVD-19, according to a study from The University of Alabama.

March 10, 2022

UA Dedicates Autherine Lucy Hall

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UA dedicated Autherine Lucy Hall on Feb. 25.

March 1, 2022

Roommates

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This pioneering UA program is building a path for young adults with intellectual disabilities to achieve more independence.

January 28, 2022

UA’s Mobley Among Top 15 Emerging Scholars in Higher Education

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Steve D. Mobley Jr. was selected as one of the nation’s top 15 emerging scholars under the age of 40 by “Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.”

January 20, 2022

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

UA Leading Effort to Ready Future Teachers of Computer Science

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The University of Alabama is leading a program among six state universities to prepare secondary education students to fill the need for trained computer science teachers in the state.

November 18, 2021

Fayard Gift to Transform Literacy Education, Support Scholarship

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Gary and Nancy Fayard expect their most recent commitment to the UA College of Education and Culverhouse College of Business will create a lasting impact on students as they navigate their lifetime of learning. 

November 16, 2021

UA Center Helps Launch New Alabama Apprenticeship Dashboard

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The tool provides useful, up-to-date information for anyone interested in apprenticeships, including students, parents, training providers, workforce agencies and employers. 

November 12, 2021

UA Dedicates Wade Hall in Honor of First Black Faculty Member

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The University of Alabama officially dedicated Wade Hall in honor of Dr. Archie Wade, the first Black faculty member at the Capstone, during a ceremony Nov. 3.

November 4, 2021

Shelton Wins National Award for LGBTQ+ Advocacy

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Dr. Stephanie Anne Shelton was recently honored with the 2021 National Council of Teachers of English LGBTQ+ Advocacy & Leadership Award.

October 11, 2021

Pandemic Study: People Under Stress More Sensitive to Message Tone

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A study involving more than 88,000 people from 47 countries conducted in the early months of the global coronavirus pandemic found people are less willing to take risks than before the pandemic.

September 16, 2021