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UA Students Earn Hollings Scholarships

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UA students Anika Cho and Kittson Hamill are the recipients of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship.

May 11, 2022

Outstanding Undergraduate Researchers Honored with Annual Award

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The honorees have all conducted significant scholarly research and were nominated by faculty and staff research directors.

April 29, 2022

UA Student Receives Goldwater Scholarship for 2022-2023

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Jules Bates, a Randall Research Scholar and UA Honors College student studying chemical engineering, is the 60th UA student to receive the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship.

April 5, 2022

UA Student Receives Critical Language Scholarship to Study Mandarin

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Ben Borja received a Critical Language Scholarship to study Mandarin through an online program based in Dalian, China, this summer.

March 11, 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 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

UA Student Chosen as a Rhodes Scholar

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A student at The University of Alabama earned the most prestigious academic award for American college graduates and the oldest award for international study.

November 22, 2021

2021 Graduate Shares Lineage with 1834 Alumnus

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Carlisle Washburne is the great, great, great, great granddaughter of John McLaughlin Smith who was among the first students to graduate from UA.

April 26, 2021

Robotics Contest Awardee Returns to UA 9 Years Later as a Freshman

Mary Virginia McKinley stands with Dr. Gray six feet apart beside the fountains

In 2011, third grader Mary Virginia McKinley competed in UA's first-ever robotics competition. Now she is studying computer science.

November 12, 2020

A Life Inspired by a Special Brother

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Recent UA graduate Tatianna Zambrano's entire life has been shaped by two things: her family, with its rich heritage, and her younger brother, Alex.

May 14, 2020

UA Offering Courses on Coronavirus

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Three courses offered this summer at The University of Alabama will allow students to understand issues stemming from the coronavirus pandemic while exploring solutions to a PPE shortage.

May 8, 2020

Reading Allies Literacy Program Featured in Bama Blitz

Reading Allies, an innovative reading initiative to improve literacy among elementary school students across Alabama, is the UA Honors College’s passion project for the upcoming Bama Blitz crowdfunding campaign.

March 11, 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

UA Student on a Mission to Make the World a Better Place

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Emma Mansberg has always wanted to change the world. Now a UA senior, her passion for social justice and equality is making an impact, on campus and across the state.

January 23, 2020

UA to Hold Fall Commencement Exercises Dec. 14

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The University of Alabama will hold its fall commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 14, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

December 9, 2019