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Holding Helping Hands: UA Graduate Student Creates Veterans Support Network on Gulf Coast

Army Lt. Col. John Kilpatrick’s ascension through the ranks of two branches of the United States military can yield a half-dozen inspiring testimonials of service, determination and achievement.

March 20, 2017

UA School of Social Work Accepts Nominations for Buford Peace Award

Nominations for the annual Lahoma Adams Buford Peace Award can now be submitted online.

March 20, 2017

UA Social Work Students To Advocate for Policies in D.C.

There won’t be a post-spring break re-acclimation for a small group of social work students at The University of Alabama.

March 10, 2017

Chinese History Teacher Learning Social Work Education at UA

Wenjie Chai has spent a considerable amount of time caring for her children and her elders in the countryside of the Anhui Province of China.

March 9, 2017

Educational Studies’ Graduate Research Symposium Accepting Proposals

The 2017 ESPRMC Graduate Research Symposim will be held Thursday, April 13. As many as five $500 travel awards will be presented to the top graduate students this year.

March 3, 2017

Guest Lecturer to Discuss Teen Violence, Social Media

A community discussion about teen violence and social media will kick off the annual Ethel H. Hall African American Heritage Month Celebration Thursday, Feb. 16, at The University of Alabama.

February 10, 2017

UA’s McKinney Selected for Fellowship

UA's Robert McKinney was among 16 faculty nationwide chosen for the 2018 class of the Society of Teachers in Family Medicine’s Behavioral Science/Family Systems Educator Fellowship.

February 8, 2017

UA Announces Winners of Three Minute Thesis Competition

The University of Alabama recently held the final round of its annual Three Minute Thesis competition, and a graduate student in the department of educational studies in psychology, research, methodology and counseling took home...

December 15, 2016

UA to Hold its Winter Commencement Exercises

The University of Alabama will hold its winter commencement exercises Dec. 10 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

December 2, 2016

Experts to Discuss History of Bryce Hospital at UA

Members of The University of Alabama and Tuscaloosa communities will have the opportunity to learn the history of the Bryce Hospital, now the Bryce Campus at UA, during the Alan V. Kaufman Phi Alpha...

November 16, 2016

Researcher to discuss Baton Rouge’s BRAVE Program at UA

A Louisiana State University social work researcher will detail the Baton Rouge Area Violence Elimination project, a grassroots initiative that has resulted in annual decreases in homicides in the city, during a colloquium Thursday,...

November 16, 2016

Put it on the Wall: UA Social Work Students Create Unique Awareness Project

As students from the School of Social Work at The University of Alabama analyzed the responses from a campus project Thursday at The Ferguson Center, there was a common thread: peace, love and unity.

October 19, 2016

UA Social Work Announces State Social Work Hall of Fame Class

The former director of the Department of Youth Services and one of the leaders of Alabama’s trailblazing Children’s Health Insurance Program are among the 2016 inductees to the Alabama Social Work Hall of Fame.

October 10, 2016

International Lineup set for UA-led Veterans’ Transitions Summit

The University of Alabama will continue its leadership position in improving military transitions through the Service Member to Civilian International Summit 2016, a three-day assembly of researchers, military officials and activists that begins Sept....

September 8, 2016