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Vote Everywhere UA Wins Chapter of the Year Award

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The University of Alabama’s chapter of Vote Everywhere was awarded chapter of the year by the group’s parent organization, The Andrew Goodman Foundation.

September 17, 2020

College of Nursing Develops Creative Means for Delivering Content

CCN faculty and staff attending the College Assembly via Zoom.

The Capstone College of Nursing had the unique challenge of creating comparable clinical nursing experiences though a virtual medium.

September 16, 2020

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Summer 2020 Term

The summer sun sets on the quad with Denny Chimes.

A total of 506 students were named to the Dean's or President's Lists for the summer 2020 term.

September 14, 2020

Senior Creates Greeting Cards to Cheer Nursing Home Residents

Demarcus Rudolf, a senior at UA, writing greeting cards for senior citizens in nursing homes.

Just in time for National Grandparents Day, University of Alabama senior Demarcus Rudolph started a project creating greeting cards for senior citizens in nursing homes.

September 11, 2020

Parent Gives Perspective of UA’s COVID-19 Response

Mark Utzig talking during his Zoom interview.

Mark Utzig talks about his impressions of UA's response to the COVID-19 pandemic and his trust in UA to provide a safe environment.

September 11, 2020

Navigators Help New Students Find Their Way

three female students sit on the steps of Gorgas Library talking

Finding a place to plug in may be a little challenging this semester, but “navigators” can help guide students through their first year at The University of Alabama.

September 11, 2020

In-State Increase, Record Number of Graduate Students Highlights UA Enrollment

Two students riding bikes on campus.

A 2% increase in the number of in-state undergraduate students and record-setting Graduate School enrollment highlight UA's fall 2020 total student headcount, which surpasses the 37,800 mark.

September 11, 2020

Tips for Students Taking Virtual Classes this Fall

Two female students in masks sit on the UA campus lawn.

Some classes look a little different this fall, as they're being taught partially or fully online. One professor has a few tips he hopes will result in a successful semester.

September 11, 2020

UREC: Helping Keep UA Safe while Active

Outside view of the Student Recreation Center.

Many University Recreation facilities are now open and back to regular operating hours, with safety procedures in place.

September 10, 2020

Crimson Ride Returns to Normal Schedule, 348-Ride Cuts Hours

UA shuttle bus

Crimson Ride bus routes will return to their operations from last year as of Sept. 14.

September 8, 2020

UA Providing Free Flu Shots to Students, Employees

A nurse putting a band aid on a person following a flu shot.

UA has started its ninth year of providing free flu shots to students, faculty and staff at campus locations throughout the fall.

September 8, 2020

When Should I Get Tested?

A man is being tested for COVID-19.

UA has implemented a testing program to help keep campus open and students, faculty and staff safe. But when should an individual be tested for COVID-19?

September 4, 2020

COVID-19 Sentinel Testing Begins After Labor Day

UA will begin COVID-19 sentinel testing members of the campus community after Labor Day.

September 4, 2020

UA Testing Program Keeps Health and Safety Paramount

A healthcare worker administers a nasal test for COVID-19.

As the fall semester continues, the testing plan at The University of Alabama is helping keep campus open and students, faculty and staff safe.

September 2, 2020

Student Discusses COVID-19 Isolation Experience

Zachary Bourg talking about his experience via webcam.

Zachary Bourg, a freshman majoring in biology, talks about his experience in isolation housing following a positive COVID-19 diagnosis.

September 2, 2020