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UA Preview — Feb. 19-25, 2024

UA Preview — Feb. 19-25, 2024

UA named Top Fulbright Producer, students raise $233,200 for Children’s of Alabama and much more. Continue reading UA Preview — Feb. 19-25, 2024

MEDIA ASSETS & RESOURCES

Staff members in the Department of Communications are ready to help members of the media who are looking for subject matter experts or covering a story on the UA campus. Direct questions to Alex House.

Billings is an expert in the intersection of sports and mass media.

Maddox studies how social media contributes to viral pop culture moments, and how brands make Sparks Fly by using social media to capitalize on them.

LeFebvre explores tech’s role in relationships, from Tinder beginnings to ghosted endings.

Latest News Releases

Student participants posing with sign reveal the total amount of money raised

UA Miracle Raises $233,200 for Children’s of Alabama

UA Miracle raised $233,200 over the past year for Children’s of Alabama.

The Fulbright logo over a campus beauty photo

UA Sweeps Top Fulbright Producer Honors for First Time

UA has been recognized as a Top Producing Institution of Fulbright U.S. Students and Scholars.

The University of Alabama Student Center.

Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival Returns Feb. 10

The Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival will be held Feb. 10 at The University of Alabama Student Center.

President Emeritus Robert Witt receiving a plaque from Dr. Allen Yeilding in honor of the renaming of the UA Fellows Program

Gift to UA Fellows Program Honors Former UA President

The University Fellows Experience has been named for its founder and former UA President Dr. Robert E. Witt

Books in bags following last year's Book for the Black Belt campaign

UA’s Annual Book Drive Promotes Literacy in Alabama’s Black Belt

The Books for the Black Belt campaign will start collecting books Feb. 5.

Representatives from local organizations posing with a check

UA Programs Receive Funding to Support Children

Several UA programs received support from the Alabama Department of Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention.

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