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Finalists for Dean of Social Work to Meet Campus Nov. 9-12

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Candidates will engage with student, staff and faculty groups and make a Zoom presentation to the campus community from 9-10 a.m. CST each day.

November 5, 2020

UA-Led Study of Southeastern Groundwater Assists Water Management

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The University of Alabama is leading a 4-year, $6 million project to conduct groundwater research that will provide new scientific insights and make useful groundwater water predictions for the Southeast.

November 5, 2020

Alabama Business Confidence Ticks Upward for Fourth Quarter

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The Center for Business Economics and Research's most recent quarterly survey shows business confidence is increasing thanks to new innovations and safety measures introduced to lessen the spread of coronavirus.

November 4, 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

Graduate Application Fees Waived During Free App Week

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The University of Alabama Graduate School is waiving application fees for prospective graduate students Nov. 8 to 15.

November 2, 2020

Moving Forward

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UA researchers are working on improving efficiency, reducing costs and using more sustainable materials for electric vehicle motors.

October 30, 2020

Study Highlights Link Between Depressive Symptoms and Stroke Risk

People with multiple depressive symptoms have an increased risk for stroke, according to findings from a collaborative study led by investigators at The University of Alabama and The University of Alabama at Birmingham.

October 29, 2020

UA’s Rural Medical Scholars Program Adds 10 Students

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Ten students studying to become physicians with plans to practice in rural Alabama communities were recently accepted to UA’s Rural Medical Scholars Program.

October 28, 2020

UA Faculty and Grad Students Shine at NCTE Awards

Dr. Latrise Johnson, Hannah Sullivan, Dr. Alexis McGee and Khadeidra Billingsley

Two University of Alabama professors and two graduate students were recognized with high honors at the 2020 National Council of Teachers of English Award ceremony this week.

October 27, 2020

River Business Pitch Competition Returns for 2020, Virtually

An annual business pitch competition hosted by The University of Alabama and open to area entrepreneurs will be virtual as the headline event of upcoming Global Entrepreneurship Week.

October 23, 2020

UA CrossingPoints Receives Grants to Enhance Education Efforts

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UA's CrossingPoints Transition Program has received two federal grants totaling more than $4 million to enhance education efforts.

October 22, 2020

UA to Hold Fall Commencement Dec. 12

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The University of Alabama will hold fall commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 12, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus. More than 2,000 graduates are expected to be in attendance for four ceremonies.

October 21, 2020

Researchers Explore How Critical Events Affect Leadership

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In most cases, leadership — and the decisions that leaders make in the face of an event like this pandemic — can be the determining factor between business success or failure.

October 19, 2020

Unique Upbringing Inspires UA Student’s Life Path

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At just 19 years old, Zachary Collins has already experienced some extraordinary opportunities, and they have inspired the path of his life and future.

October 12, 2020

Disruption to Tiny Life Can Lead to Big Changes in Warmer Climate

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New research from The University of Alabama supports the growing consensus that, while some animals will find it difficult to adjust to predicted warmer temperatures, a more widespread effect of a changing climate is...

October 12, 2020