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UA Launches $1.5 Billion Capital Campaign

  • September 10, 2021

UA launched the largest fundraising campaign in state history to raise a minimum of $1.5 billion in private donations to support all areas of campus. 

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  • September 7, 2021

This week at The University of Alabama: the Culverhouse College of Business will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Hewson Hall; new research finds that while fewer automobile crashes occurred during the pandemic, more of them resulted in fatalities; and more than 300 students earned honors for the summer term at UA.

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Pandemic’s Effects on Traffic Crashes Linger

  • September 2, 2021

Despite a drop in vehicle crashes this year in the state, fatal crashes have increased slightly, possibly because of lingering effects of the pandemic, according to research from The University of Alabama.

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  • August 30, 2021

This week at The University of Alabama: a study involving a UA researcher finds athletes of different races have different experiences after a concussion; Alabamians continue to face barriers to getting treatment for opioid addiction; and UA researchers are looking for participants for a wide range of studies.

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Addressing the Opioid Crisis: What Does Alabama Need?

  • August 23, 2021

Alabamians face many structural barriers to treatment of opioid addiction, such as access and transportation to treatment facilities as well as hostile attitudes among the public and family members to addiction, according to research led by The University of Alabama.