A scientist sits at a lab bench for a portrait while others work in the background.

UA Center to Spur Convergent Drug Innovation, Delivery

  • October 4, 2021

Drawing upon expertise from across campus, a new center at The University of Alabama will help overcome obstacles keeping drug therapies that show promise in the lab from translating to an effective treatment for patients.

Circuits and electrical wires are connected with UA-themed tape.

UA Continues to Strengthen Role in Economic Development

  • September 29, 2021

A significant increase in external funding for The University of Alabama’s economic development assets highlights gains made the past year that support the University becoming an innovative driver of growth in the state.

An image of space with a bright dot in the center surrounded by a blue horseshoe of light.

UA Receives Grant to Use Machine Learning to Study Dark Matter

  • September 27, 2021

A team of researchers at The University of Alabama hope to develop tools that probe this otherwise invisible but important component of the universe, tackling one of the biggest questions in physics, astronomy and cosmology – what is dark matter?

UA Leading Investment to Address Rural Health Inequities

  • September 27, 2021

The University of Alabama will spearhead a more than $4 million initiative to improve health care equity by helping underserved communities in the state be more resilient to health disparities, many exposed during the pandemic.

photograph of the exterior of Hardaway Hall

UA’s Industrial Assessment Center Selected to Continue Mission

  • September 16, 2021

The University of Alabama will continue its role as home to the state’s only Industrial Assessment Center that assists manufacturers in reducing carbon emissions and energy costs, while training the next generation of energy-efficiency workers.