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Message from the VP for Student Life

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Student efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19 are making a difference on our campus and in the larger community.

September 24, 2020

Nursing Students Empower Peers through Mentoring Program

Izzey DeCarlo, Jessica Compton, Abigail Cooney, Rachael Castillo and Skylar Devers posing for a picture.

During the spring, following a series of student events across campus and at CCN, five nursing students stepped up to the plate to address student mental well-being and identify ways to help.

September 24, 2020

UA Libraries Host Sixth Annual Digital Humanities Conference

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University of Alabama Libraries and the Alabama Digital Humanities Center are hosting the sixth annual Digitorium conference on Oct. 1-3.

September 22, 2020

Groups Across Campus Come Together to ‘Get Out the Vote!’

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On Sept. 22 at 10 a.m., the Crossroads Civic Engagement Center and Vote Everywhere UA are hosting a virtual “Get Out The Vote!” meeting.

September 21, 2020

‘Hate Doesn’t Roll Here,’ SGA Focuses On Building Inclusivity

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The University of Alabama Student Government Association will host “One UA,” a week focused on building a more inclusive campus, on Sept. 21-25.

September 21, 2020

Sending Relief to Hometown Hit by Hurricane Laura

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Sophomore Kana Webb's hometown of Lake Charles, Louisiana, was devastated by Hurricane Laura. Her relief efforts on the UA campus sent hundreds of dollars in donated supplies to those affected.

September 21, 2020

Current Student Scholarship Application Available

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Staff in the Office of Financial Aid are available to help students learn how to maximize scholarship and aid opportunities.

September 18, 2020

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

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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

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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

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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

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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