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UA Engineering Researchers Investigating Solutions for Jet Biofuel

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The study is part of a $3.8 million grant from the United States Department of Energy.

January 21, 2021

CCN Expansion Provides Unique Learning Opportunities, Amenities

People looking at a new classroom in the addition to the Capstone College of Nursing

The new wing adds classrooms, study space, faculty offices, food service and a unique lab for teaching home healthcare hands-on.

January 12, 2021

UA, Protective Life Partner to Assist Underrepresented Students

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The University of Alabama is launching an initiative with support from Protective Life Corporation to help underrepresented students get a head start on finding their potential path to a business college experience.

December 18, 2020

Experienced Leader Chosen to Head UA School of Social Work

Doctor Schnavia Smith Hatcher, dean of the UA School of Social Work

Dr. Schnavia Smith Hatcher has been selected to lead The University of Alabama’s School of Social Work as dean beginning Aug. 1, 2021.

December 18, 2020

UA Student Among Most Promising Multicultural Students

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Hanna Fridriksson was one of only 50 college students from across the country chosen for this premier program.

December 18, 2020

UA Part of National Effort to Strengthen Coronavirus Vaccine Rollout

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The research coalition is aimed at strengthening the community’s role and involvement in an equitable campaign.

December 17, 2020

Fall 2020 Commencement Highlights

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More than 2,000 degrees were awarded to undergraduate and graduate students during Fall 2020 commencement.

December 16, 2020

Software Partnership Helps Fill Need for Cryptocurrency Skills

This unique agreement will provide cutting-edge education and software training for students.

December 15, 2020

UA Receives Grant to Study Social, Emotional Learning in Children

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The $5 million federal grant funds a study on the importance of social and emotional learning in elementary school students' success.

December 14, 2020

A Life of Adventure and a Heart For Service

Leigh Mayberry stands in front of an icy Arctic Ocean.

Leigh Mayberry has lived a life full of adventure. She'll check another item off her bucket list when she graduates from UA.

December 9, 2020

Sounds of ‘Hilaritas’ Can Still Be Heard This Year

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The UA School of Music's annual "Hilaritas" concert can be heard on UA Info Radio throughout December.

December 7, 2020

Communication and Information Sciences Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences will hold its biennial Hall of Fame Ceremony on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021.

December 3, 2020

MSW Student Inspired by Courses to Run for City Council, Wins Seat

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Holly Barnett decided to go back to school to advance her career. Little did she know where it would lead her.

December 3, 2020

A Dream that Keeps Growing

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Lee Johnson III’s passion for educating young children has taken him from teaching music to proposing early childhood education policies at the national level.

December 2, 2020

Combat Zones and COVID: Family Man and Veteran Earns Doctorate

Jacob Caruso transporting a patient on a helicopter in Afghanistan

Husband, father and U.S. Army veteran braves the added dangers of working in the medical field during a global pandemic and earns his doctorate of nursing practice.

December 1, 2020