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UA Professor Wins Fulbright Awards

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Dr. Andrew Raffo Dewar was recently selected for two grants from the prestigious Fulbright program to teach and research abroad.

August 5, 2021

Ryan Bradley Named Vice President for Strategic Communications

Ryan Bradley wearing a gray suit and red tie waves at the podium during a campus communicators network event in 2019

Bradley has worked with The University of Alabama since 2016 as an associate vice president.

August 4, 2021

Everyday Champions: Karen Chapman, UA Libraries

Karen Chapman

As an employee of 33 years at The University of Alabama, Karen Chapman, who serves as director of branch library services, has seen UA Libraries go through major changes over the past few decades.

August 3, 2021

Building Bama: 2nd Avenue Overpass Opens Aug. 4

The Second Avenue Overpass elevating over the train tracks

The days of having to wait for a train to pass to get to and from campus will soon be in the rearview mirror.

August 2, 2021

Everyday Champions: Theo Bruinton, Athletic Facilities

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Bruinton loves leading a team making UA athletic facilities safe and welcoming for all.

July 26, 2021

Everyday Champions: Rhonda Hester, UA SafeState

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Rhonda Hester doesn't just take pride in her work at UASafeState, but also in her passions across campus.

July 20, 2021

Building Bama: Peter Bryce Preserve

A large obelisk identifying Peter Bryce Preserve at the entrance of the preserve

The UA Board of Trustees passed a resolution creating the Peter Bryce Preserve, a space that will be maintained and preserved in perpetuity.

July 19, 2021

Is the American Alligator Population in Tuscaloosa Increasing?

Alligator spotted by Dr. Scott Jones

Is the population of American alligators increasing in West Alabama? A UA instructor says not necessarily.

July 15, 2021

Everyday Champions: Jeanine Brooks, Action Card Services

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Brooks led her team to expedite UA's move to become a completely mobile-first campus during the pandemic.

July 13, 2021

Q&A with Graduate Student Association President Quinvarlio Kelly

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After Kelly helped bring it back to life, the GSA is poised to continue growing and connecting graduate students in the coming year.

July 6, 2021

UA SafeState Program Earns National Award for Work During Pandemic

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The on-site consultation program was recognized nationally by the United States Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

July 5, 2021

Alabama Fossil Excursions Kick off Just in Time for Shark Week

Ancient fossilized Alabama shark teeth

The landlocked Alabama Black Belt isn’t where someone would expect to find fossilized shark teeth, but there are plenty to be found.

July 2, 2021

UA Receives Study Abroad Award to Study Water Access, Quality

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UA, Tuskegee University and the Universidad del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia, will investigate water quality, access, expansion and cultural diversity in Alabama and Barranquilla, Colombia.

July 1, 2021

UA Receives Grant to Attract Underrepresented Students to Nursing Profession

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Dr. Robin Bartlett and her team have received a $1.2 million Science Education Partnership Award for their project, Health Sciences & Technology Academy-Alabama, or HSTA-AL.

June 28, 2021

Everyday Champions

The University of Alabama is home to champions both on and off the field and in and out of the classroom. Everyday Champions are staff and faculty members who work behind the scenes to keep the […]

June 21, 2021