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Smith Ready to Take LGBTQ Safe Zone Resource Center to Next Level

Dr. Lizzie Smith stands outside of The University of Alabama Student Center where the Safe Zone Resource Center is located

Dr. Lizzie Smith has been named the inaugural director of The University of Alabama Safe Zone Resource Center.

October 15, 2021

‘Intentionality:’ UA Marks Historic Student Diversity

Photograph from the view of the steps of Gorgas Library looking out over the Quad full of groups of students sitting in the grass

The University of Alabama welcomed its largest and most diverse freshman class in history this fall. And the milestones don't end there.

October 11, 2021

The University of Alabama Announces Free App Week, Oct. 18-22

The University of Alabama is waiving application fees for domestic and international prospective students October 18-22.

October 11, 2021

UA to Offer New Degree In Graphic Design

On a crimson background, the letter BFA are shown in white type, as well as the words "graphic design." This was the announcement image of the new program.

The Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design will open new opportunities within the program and upon graduation.

October 7, 2021

Journalism Student Shines Light on Overshadowed Pandemic Issue

Ceara Burden posing in front of Reese Phifer Hall

Ceara Burden traveled across the nation as an investigative reporter producing stories on individuals with disabilities who faced various hardships due to the pandemic.

October 7, 2021

UA Kicks Off LGBTQIA+ History Month with Fun, History, Support

Black and white photo of gay rights activists in the 1960s

Celebrate LGBTQIA+ History Month throughout October with support groups, history lessons, trivia, art and cinnamon rolls.

October 5, 2021

UA Programs Welcome Students Studying Rural Health Care

A group photo of the Rural Medical Scholars and Rural Community Health Scholars

UA's College of Community Health Sciences recently welcomed the 2021-2022 class of its Rural Medical Scholars and Rural Community Health Scholars programs.

October 5, 2021

Live in an Apartment or Residence Hall? Always Be Mindful of Fire Safety

a red fire alarm on a wall

Oct. 3-9 is Fire Prevention Week, a good time to think about fire safety.

October 4, 2021

UA Enrolls Record Numbers of National Merit Scholars

a young woman studies intently while working on her laptop computer

The University of Alabama continues to attract and enroll an increasing number of scholars from across the nation.

October 4, 2021

UA Adapted Athletics Celebrates Ribbon-Cutting for Parker-Haun Tennis Facility

Several university representatives cutting the ribbon in front of the 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, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Oct. 1.

October 1, 2021

UA College of Engineering Opens New Manufacturing Program

A student holds a controller for a robot that's in the background.

The UA College of Engineering's Alabama Initiative on Manufacturing Development and Education, or Alabama IMaDE, held its grand opening ceremony Sept. 30.

September 30, 2021

Latinx Faculty, Staff Association Celebrates Heritage with Dancing

¡Baile! Latinx Faculty and Staff Association, Education Abroad and University Programs host an evening of salsa dancing, food and music.

¡Baile! The Latinx Faculty and Staff Association, Education Abroad and University Programs hosted an evening of salsa dancing, food and music.

September 30, 2021

Training, Healing and More Offered During Suicide Awareness Week

Text reads TIDE AGAINST SUICIDE with a circle logo to the left.

The Tide Against Suicide program is hosting a week of events, learning experiences and more.

September 28, 2021

Beat Auburn Beat Hunger Annual Food Drive Kicks Off

For the team of Beat Auburn Beat Hunger, it’s not just about winning a food drive, it’s about feeding the communities within West Alabama.

September 28, 2021

Building Bama: Hewson Hall

photograph of the exterior of Hewson Hall

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

September 28, 2021