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January 17, 2019
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@UofAlabama RT @UA_Athletics: .@AlabamaMBB picks up at big SEC win against Ole Miss 74-53! https://t.co/4mH7vSZ8GE
@UofAlabama RT @UA_Athletics: Roll Tide! @AlabamaMBB strong arms #20 Ole Miss in Coleman Coliseum! #BuckleUp https://t.co/EyXK9HAoQp
@UofAlabama Our celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. continues with events happening through the end of January! 💯 How you… https://t.co/W1TG6kA4AH
@UofAlabama ICYMI: We closed out the 2018 fall semester by making history! 💯 For the 1st time ever, #UA has been listed among t… https://t.co/vnoiTZRj5a
@UofAlabama Hey @UAStudents, faculty + staff! 👋
Find yourself needing a ride around campus? 🚗 DYK: You can receive up to 25% of… https://t.co/ZanVBOdF65
@UofAlabama RT @culverhouseua: ICYMI: The 2019 @USNewsEducation rankings were recently announced. @mandersonua was ranked #10 in the nation, #1 in the…
@UofAlabama DYK: The @Alabama_Cheer + dance squads were recently recognized among the top teams in the nation 📣💯🐘 Their run in… https://t.co/ovRK8VDg4R
@UofAlabama .@UAStudents, we know that Get On Board Day helped put you on the path to a successful semester – now @thesourceua… https://t.co/mgCymCChey
@UofAlabama National Championship with #UA in 2013 🐘
@PGA Championship in 2017 🏆
Best Golfer in the World in 2018 🏌
This is onl… https://t.co/PRyrefFBPB
@UofAlabama RT @BamaGymnastics: Ariana Guerra earns SEC Specialist of the Week honors after a standout meet at Georgia last Friday!
From a National Championship with #UA in 2013 🏌 to the PGA Championship in 2017 🏆 – Justin Thomas knows a thing or two about leaving a legacy + what it takes to get there. 💪
How the UA experience put him on the path to being named the no. 1 golfer in the world in 2018 ↓ #WhereLegendsAreMade
about 10 hours ago
In case you missed it: Thank you to Pastor Marvin Sapp, award-winning Gospel singer and songwriter, for an awesome performance at last night’s Realizing the Dream Concert, celebrating the life + legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 👏👏👏 http://bit.ly/2VZGupF #UAMLK2019
05:50 PM Jan 21st
Hey #Bama fam! On Jan. 21, we’re challenging you to make it a day ON and not a day off! Participate with us by serving in your local community + using #UAMLK2019 on social media. 👍
“We are now faced with the fact that tomorrow is today. We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now. In this unfolding conundrum of life + history, there "is" such a thing as being too late. This is no time for apathy or complacency. This is a time for vigorous + positive action.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
01:50 AM Jan 21st
#UA is paving the way for dance to more dynamically inhabit the digital space ↓ 💃
How this #NEHgrant will help fund an innovative effort to improve access to digital dance resources for education + scholarship → http://bit.ly/2TVZbbL 👍 #TideResearch
09:50 PM Jan 19th
He’s leaving behind a legacy like none other🔥
Thank you + #RollTide, Jalen. You’re always welcome back home #WhereLegendsAreMade 🐘
For every pass, every run, every game winner. Thank you Jalen.
09:51 PM Jan 18th
“Somewhere along the way, we must learn that there is nothing greater than to do something for others.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
A day on – NOT off! + meeting at the table = A couple of the new events we’ve added to this year’s celebration of the life + legacy of Dr. King.
How YOU can get involved ↓ #UAMLK2019
G. Christine Taylor, the vice president and associate provost for diversity, equity and inclusion at the University of Alabama, stopped by our studio to talk about events taking place on campus highlighting the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. There will be 16 events taking place in honor of his
01:50 AM Jan 18th
Being a part of the SEC? #ItJustMeansMore 💯
For the 1st time in history, all 14 #SEC universities have been designated as doctoral universities with the highest level of research activity 👏👏👏 http://bit.ly/2Fw9Zu3 #TideResearch 🔬 #RollTide
09:50 PM Jan 16th
‘Life’s most urgent question is: What are you doing for others?’ – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
#TodayAtUA, we’re remembering Dr. King’s birthday – and gearing up to celebrate his legacy like never before! On January 21, we’ll be giving back to the community by honoring MLK Day as not a day off – but a day for action! 💯 How YOU can help us honor Dr. King next Monday → http://bit.ly/2ALFtZk #UAMLK2019
11:50 PM Jan 15th
#UA legend Janet Gurwitch made her dreams of a bigger life become reality – and she didn’t let a rejection letter stop her. (Fact: She drove to Houston + got the job!) 🚗
This unwavering determination took her down the path that all started with her education at UA – and eventually led her to co-founding the Laura Mercier makeup brand 💄 #WhereLegendsAreMade
01:50 AM Jan 15th
#UA is inspiring the next wave of scientists that will change the world 🌎 Scientist for a Day = the opportunity for high schoolers to work alongside our students + find that aha! moment in the lab 💯 http://bit.ly/2spc6HK 🔬 #TideResearch
01:50 AM Jan 14th
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Room 1093, Shelby Hall
Mon 1/28, 2:00 p.m.
Room 355, Russell Hall
Wed 1/30, 2:30 p.m.
Room 135 B.B. Comer Hall
Thu 1/31, 12:45 p.m.
Room 1093 Shelby Hall
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