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Summer 2020 Graduates Announced at UA

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The University of Alabama awarded some 1,384 degrees during summer commencement July 31-Aug. 2.

August 24, 2020

WOW Rolls Out Virtual and In-Person Events for New Students

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UA rolls out the welcome wagon with WOW, or Weeks of Welcome, a series of fun programs -- many virtual -- focused on helping incoming students transition to campus life.

August 13, 2020

UA Holds Spring and Summer Commencement

UA held joint spring and summer commencement exercises last weekend at Coleman Coliseum, where more than 2,500 graduates received degrees throughout nine socially distanced ceremonies.

August 6, 2020

Seven Named to Alabama Business Hall of Fame for 2020

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Seven individuals will be part of the class of 2020 of the Alabama Business Hall of Fame, established in 1973 to honor those who brought lasting fame to the state through their business contributions.

July 23, 2020

Methos Wins 2020 Harper Lee Prize

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Victor Methos, author of “The Hallows,” will receive The University of Alabama School of Law’s 2020 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction during a virtual ceremony. “On the 10th anniversary […]

July 14, 2020

Bama Bug Fest Goes on the Web

The second Bama Bug Fest will live stream on Facebook and YouTube starting July 7.

July 1, 2020

UA to Hold Spring and Summer Commencement July 31-Aug. 2

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The University of Alabama will hold joint spring and summer commencement exercises over three days beginning Friday, July 31, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

June 24, 2020

UA to Help Bring Computer Sciences to Alabama High Schools

A collaborative project between The University of Alabama and several statewide partners was awarded a nearly $4 million grant to bring computer science education to Alabama K-12 schools.

June 19, 2020

Surrounded by Family at Home, ROTC Students Commissioned Virtually

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The University of Alabama's Army ROTC commissioned 24 graduates of the program this month as second lieutenants in the program's first virtual commissioning ceremony.

May 15, 2020

Tuscaloosa Community Business Plan Competition Goes Virtual

The University of Alabama will host the 2020 Tuscaloosa Innovates Business Plan Competition that will distribute $25,000 and in-kind support to the top ideas, pitched in front of a panel of area business leaders.

May 7, 2020

UA Celebrates Special Connection with Spring 2020 Class

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The 6,500 spring graduates at The University of Alabama may not walk across the stage as planned Saturday, but they’re receiving special recognition of their accomplishments in a unique way.

May 1, 2020

UA to Hold Virtual Tapping on the Mound Ceremony April 10

In lieu of an in-person Honors Day Tapping on the Mound ceremony, UA will host a live virtual ceremony April 10 at 1:30 p.m. Central Standard Time on the UA Division of Student Life’s...

April 8, 2020

Realizing the Dream Lecture Series Set for March 12

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The 2020 Realizing the Dream Distinguished Lecture Series, titled VOTE, Everyone and Everywhere, will take place March 12 at 6 p.m. in Stillman College’s Stinson Auditorium, with voter registration and voting rights restoration education...

March 10, 2020

3rd Annual Bama Blitz Online Fundraising Event Set for March 25, 26

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Bama Blitz, an annual online fundraising event, will begin at noon March 25 and end at 8:31 p.m. March 26, lasting one day, eight hours and 31 minutes in honor of the University’s founding...

March 10, 2020

Moundville’s Knap-In Turns 20

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The University of Alabama’s Moundville Archaeological Park will host the 20th annual Knap-In March 13-14.

March 4, 2020