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UA Students Win Fulbright Awards for 2021-2022

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A UA student has received a Fulbright Student Research Award and three students have won Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Awards for the 2021–2022 academic year.

May 13, 2021

Doctoral Student Brings Bangladeshi Cuisine to UA Community

Khadiza Tul Jannat, a communications doctoral student, performs a traditional dance for Bengali New Year Celebration

Khadiza Tul Jannat shares her culture through food this month, which celebrates Asian American, Pacific Islander and Desi American heritage.

May 12, 2021

Q&A with SGA President Jillian Fields

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Jillian Fields shares what SGA learned last year and plans to move forward in the coming academic year.

May 12, 2021

UA Freshman Places in Top Percentage of Prestigious Math Competition

The mathematics and physics major from Trussville, Alabama, scored a 40 on the Putnam exam, going well beyond this year’s median score of eight.

May 11, 2021

UA to Launch Campus Tree Farm

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UA Campus Development and Facilities and Grounds have began the initial steps to create a campus tree farm.

April 29, 2021

UA Student Receives Boren Scholarship to Study in Taiwan

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UA student Ann Williams, of Montgomery, has received a Boren Scholarship for the study of languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad.

April 28, 2021

UNDAUNTED: Celebrating the Spring Class of 2021

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From the pandemic to personal challenges, the resilient graduates of spring 2021 have overcome the odds and are ready to take on the world, undaunted. Graduate Profiles    

April 26, 2021

Student Emails Moving to Microsoft: Get the Lowdown

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Crimson email will move from Google to Microsoft O365 May 7-9. Here’s what you need to know.

April 26, 2021

2021 Graduate Shares Lineage with 1834 Alumnus

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Carlisle Washburne is the great, great, great, great granddaughter of John McLaughlin Smith who was among the first students to graduate from UA.

April 26, 2021

Graduate Persists for 20 Years to Earn Degree; Says Never Give Up

After four separate enrollments at UA that have spanned a total of 20 years, LaCrystal Davis will receive her bachelor’s degree this spring.

April 24, 2021

Fueled by Experience, Social Work Student Now Advocates for Others

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Destiny McFall broke through all the depressing statistics that weigh on children brought up through the foster care system to graduate with a master’s degree in social work.

April 23, 2021

Spring 2021 Graduate Candidates Announced at UA

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The University of Alabama will award some 6,289 degrees during spring commencement.

April 22, 2021

Nursing Grad Committed to Making a Difference in Community

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LaDarryl Banks has assisted with obtaining grants for underserved communities in west Birmingham.

April 21, 2021

We Are UA Shows ‘We Are All in This Together,’ Says Ambassador

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Like many educators, UA dance professor Sarah Barry is in it to give back the knowledge and experiences she’s acquired over the years.

April 19, 2021

Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Winners Honored

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This year’s winners highlight the ingenuity and dedication of those who rigorously pursued research and creative avenues outside the classroom.

April 16, 2021