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Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival to be Virtual

  • February 17, 2021

The 9th annual Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival featuring acclaimed movies from the African continent and broader African Diaspora will be held virtually Feb. 27- 28.

UA Resumes Normal Operations Feb. 17

  • February 16, 2021

UA will resume normal operations on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 8 a.m. Campus offices, libraries, recreation centers and medical centers will open as normal, as will the Gadsden campus.

UA Cancels Classes, Operations All Day Feb. 16

  • February 16, 2021

The University of Alabama has canceled classes and suspended normal operations all day today, Tuesday, Feb. 16. Campus offices, libraries, recreation centers and medical centers will all remain closed, as will the Gadsden campus.

UA Delays Operations until 10:30 a.m. Feb. 16

  • February 15, 2021

The University of Alabama will delay classes and operations until 10:30 a.m. tomorrow, Feb. 16, due to the ongoing threat of icy roads and severe weather. The delay, which also applies to the Gadsden campus, cancels in-person and remote classes scheduled before 10:30 a.m. and pushes back the opening of campus offices. 

UA Preview

  • February 8, 2021

This week at The University of Alabama: UA researchers discover a compound that exhibits neuroprotective effects against Parkinson’s disease; residents of rural Alabama who suffer with hearing loss may benefit from $2 million grant; UMC opens new prenatal clinic to combat infant mortality in Fayette.