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The trolley tracks intact under a layer of pavement on University Boulevard

Trolley Tracks Unearthed on University Boulevard

During a recent UA construction project, old trolley tracks were unearthed along University Boulevard near Gallalee Hall.  

The front exterior of McLure Library

Building Bama: McLure Library

A transformational renovation will better serve the College of Education, School of Library and Information Sciences and campus.

The Randall Welcome Center sign in front of Bryce Main

Building Bama: What’s New for Fall 2022

The campus continues to evolve as progress is made on several construction and renovation projects.

The top of the water tower through trees on the quad

Building Bama: Water Tower to Enhance Water Distribution

The newest and most visible addition to the northwest edge of campus will bring much-needed water distribution improvements to the UA campus and surrounding area.

The exterior of the Parker Haun Tennis Facility between two tennis courts

Building Bama: Parker-Haun Tennis Facility

UA Adapted Athletics officially opened the Parker-Haun Tennis Facility, the only collegiate tennis facility in the nation for adapted student-athletes, in October.

photograph of the exterior of Hewson Hall

Building Bama: Hewson Hall

The start of the academic year brought a new beginning for UA’s Culverhouse College of Business.

The Second Avenue Overpass and a train moving below it

Building Bama: What’s New Around Campus

The University of Alabama is constantly evolving through construction and renovation projects to enhance the learning, teaching, living and research experience for students, faculty and staff.

The Second Avenue Overpass elevating over the train tracks

Building Bama: 2nd Avenue Overpass Opens Aug. 4

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

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

Building Bama: Peter Bryce Preserve

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

The front exterior of the Student Health Center before renovations start

Building Bama: Student Health Center Addition

A new addition to the Student Health Center will increase clinical services provided to students and boost research through a new MRI suite.