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UA Researchers Provide U.S. Drought Vulnerability Rankings

Dry, parched earth

According to UA research, drought vulnerability comes from a combination of how susceptible a state is to drought and whether it’s prepared for impacts. The most and least vulnerable states could surprise.

September 18, 2020

Spectrum of Support

A pathologist works at a table with a child and a puzzle.

UA researchers come together to improve the lives of those with autism.

September 16, 2020

College of Nursing Develops Creative Means for Delivering Content

CCN faculty and staff attending the College Assembly via Zoom.

The Capstone College of Nursing had the unique challenge of creating comparable clinical nursing experiences though a virtual medium.

September 16, 2020

UA Supports Projects Collaborating Between the Arts and Sciences

Maxwell Hall on the UA campus

Three projects that integrate the arts with bio-psychosocial research were awarded support through a new Joint Pilot for Arts Research.

September 15, 2020

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Summer 2020 Term

The summer sun sets on the quad with Denny Chimes.

A total of 506 students were named to the Dean's or President's Lists for the summer 2020 term.

September 14, 2020

Navigators Help New Students Find Their Way

three female students sit on the steps of Gorgas Library talking

Finding a place to plug in may be a little challenging this semester, but “navigators” can help guide students through their first year at The University of Alabama.

September 11, 2020

Tips for Students Taking Virtual Classes this Fall

Two female students in masks sit on the UA campus lawn.

Some classes look a little different this fall, as they're being taught partially or fully online. One professor has a few tips he hopes will result in a successful semester.

September 11, 2020

UREC: Helping Keep UA Safe while Active

Outside view of the Student Recreation Center.

Many University Recreation facilities are now open and back to regular operating hours, with safety procedures in place.

September 10, 2020

UA Offers Mental Health Services to Employees, Families

Woman receiving Telehealth services

UA has launched a clinic that offers mental health services and various wellness resources exclusively for University employees and their families. 

September 10, 2020

UA, Auburn, Others Join for Antarctic Biological Research

A portrait of a man in front of an aquarium.

Twenty scientists soon embark on a 14-week voyage to study unexplored Antarctic waters to improve understanding of biodiversity undergoing rapid changes because of a changing climate.

September 9, 2020

Culverhouse LIFT Goes Virtual to Support Learners, Business Owners

Free tutoring, job skills and financial literacy training sessions will soon be available to West Alabama residents, including veterans and teens, through The University of Alabama’s business college.

September 8, 2020

When Should I Get Tested?

A man is being tested for COVID-19.

UA has implemented a testing program to help keep campus open and students, faculty and staff safe. But when should an individual be tested for COVID-19?

September 4, 2020

UA Team to Build Opioid Prevention, Recovery Network in State

A University of Alabama-led team of researchers is ready to implement a robust opioid prevention, treatment and recovery network in the state.

September 4, 2020

UA Testing Program Keeps Health and Safety Paramount

A healthcare worker administers a nasal test for COVID-19.

As the fall semester continues, the testing plan at The University of Alabama is helping keep campus open and students, faculty and staff safe.

September 2, 2020

UA Researcher’s Tech-Focused Dementia Care Projects Funded

A female social worker and an elderly woman use a tablet device to communicate with one another.

A University of Alabama social work researcher's work in advancing technology to improve dementia care receives boost from NIA, NSF.

August 31, 2020