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Mother’s Day Means More This Year to Resilient Law Graduate

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This Mother's Day, Aaliyah Locke will fulfill a promise she made to her son when he was born.

April 26, 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

Distinguished UA Finance Professor Honored with Burnum Award

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Dr. Anup Agrawal is the recipient of the 2021 Burnum Distinguished Faculty Award.

April 25, 2022

Equitable Care Path Reduces Disparity in Sport-Related Concussions

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While previous work indicates Black patients of sports-related concussions suffer worse outcomes and receive lesser-quality care, a new study involving The University of Alabama shows that racial disparity is greatly reduced with equitable resources...

April 22, 2022

Fifth Annual Bama Blitz Raises $6.1 Million

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University of Alabama alumni and supporters contributed more than $6.1 million during the 2022 Bama Blitz.

April 22, 2022

World Champion Water Skier, Graduate Leads by Example

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Sean Hunter has embodied the traits of a leader for many years on his way to becoming a world champion slalom water skier.

April 22, 2022

From Small Town to Mayo Clinic, Graduate Driven to Boost Rural Health

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Firsthand experience shaped Mason Aldridge's journey into nursing at the Capstone.

April 19, 2022

Company Licenses UA Tech to Improve Concrete, Reduce Emissions

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An innovation developed in an engineering lab at The University of Alabama will help reduce emissions of harmful greenhouse gases created by concrete production.

April 18, 2022

Ready for Launch! UA Alumnus to Pilot Space Mission

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If all goes according to plan, a graduate of The University of Alabama will soon be in space, having piloted a SpaceX craft to the International Space Station about 250 miles above the Earth. 

April 18, 2022

Finalists for Dean of C&IS to Meet Campus Starting April 20

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The UA campus community is invited to attend presentations by the four finalists.

April 15, 2022

UA to Celebrate Excellence Among Faculty Research, Creative Activity

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Members of The University of Alabama faculty will be honored for their research, scholarship and creative contributions at the upcoming Faculty Research Day.

April 15, 2022

Henderson Named Dean of UA College of Engineering

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Dr. Clifford L. Henderson has been named the next dean of The University of Alabama College of Engineering and will begin his tenure August 1.

April 12, 2022

State Business Leaders Sour on Near-Term U.S. Economy

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Even with confidence in the state economy growing along with increasing industry profits and sales, state business leaders are decidedly negative in their outlook for the nation’s economy, according to the latest quarterly survey...

April 11, 2022

Law Student Determined to Make a Difference in Alabama

Haley Carter

Scholarships have made it possible for Haley Carter to pursue her goal of improving communities in the state.

April 11, 2022

UA Awarded $360 Million to Lead National Water Effort

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The University of Alabama is poised to become a standard bearer in translating water research into operations that improve the nation’s ability to predict water-related hazards and effectively manage water resources. 

April 6, 2022