Research

Green's mother in yellow dress and shoes in front of their home.

Research About ‘Home’ Lands Professor Literary Award

  • February 20, 2020

“The Baa Haas” won Dr. Sharony Green the 2020 PEN/Jean Stein Grant for Literary Oral History, an award recognizing a literary work of nonfiction that uses oral history to illuminate an event, individual, place or movement.

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An App for Fat

  • February 19, 2020

A University of Alabama research duo, in partnership with a Birmingham company, developed an app allowing users to take a single photo and generate accurate body composition measures.

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UA Students to Perform Field Research at Iowa Caucus

  • January 30, 2020

Five students from The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences will soon travel to Iowa to participate in a unique field research experience ahead of the Feb. 3 Iowa caucuses.