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UA’s Capstone Agency Donates Valuable Work to Local Nonprofits

Zoom fatigue couldn't stop these PR students from supporting nonprofits who need help now more than ever.

February 16, 2021

Building Bama: Math and Science Education Building

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A complete interior renovation and exterior improvements majorly upgraded this campus facility.

February 15, 2021

UA Professors to Study Underwater Robotics Wireless Communications

Selected by the National Science Foundation, the professors will lead a $1.5 million effort to develop an infrastructure for underwater research robots to exchange information.

February 11, 2021

UA Research to Help Rural Residents with Hearing Loss

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A more than $2 million NIH grant will further work at The University of Alabama to improve the lives of those suffering from hearing loss in rural areas of the state.

February 8, 2021

Early Promise for Natural Compound in Combatting Parkinson’s

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A lab at The University of Alabama has shown a compound found in a common shrub in India exhibits neuroprotective effects against Parkinson’s disease characteristics induced by an herbicide in fruit flies.

February 5, 2021

UMC-Fayette to Offer Prenatal Care

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UMC will open a location in Fayette, Alabama, Feb. 5 that will provide prenatal care services to expectant mothers in a county that has a high infant mortality rate.

February 4, 2021

Pandemic’s Effects Will Linger on State’s Growing Economy

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The state’s economy could grow by 2.6% in 2021, a good clip that will not pull the state out of the hole created in 2020 by the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report published...

February 3, 2021

Black History Month: Leaders in Law

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These law graduates have left a lasting impression on UA and the state.

February 1, 2021

CHES Grant Writing Institute Boosts Research

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CHES has created a unique environment to encourage and support faculty in their scholarly pursuits.

February 1, 2021

NASA Mission to Include Contributions from UA Engineering

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Engineering researchers at The University of Alabama will contribute to a pioneering spaceflight mission set to launch in 2025.

February 1, 2021

UA Students Win Gilman International Scholarships

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The scholarships will enable students to study abroad during the 2021-2022 academic year.

January 28, 2021

UA, Tuscaloosa File Joint Patent to Detect Community Blight

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The University of Alabama and the City of Tuscaloosa collaborated to create a system that can automatically detect blighted areas in a community, helping prevent issues before they escalate into costly repairs for property...

January 27, 2021

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Fall 2020 Term

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More than 13,000 students were named to the dean's and president's lists for fall 2020.

January 27, 2021

A Capital Idea for Athletic Training

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As it grows and changes, the athletic training program is poised for success with its new facilities.

January 25, 2021

Higher Education Professor Named Top 15 Emerging Scholar Under 40

Dr. Krystal Williams, assistant professor of higher education

Dr. Krystal Williams was selected for making her mark on academia through teaching, research and service.

January 21, 2021