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@UofAlabama RT @BamaDining: #UA21 we can't wait to see you on the Quad for lunch! Have your @ActionCard with you. #neverleavehomewithoutit https://t.co…
@UofAlabama RT @StudyReligion: #TodayatUA @UofAlabama https://t.co/U3KFpQypn0
@UofAlabama RT @BamaVPSL: The sun is rising on another semester at @UofAlabama. Make it a great one. #RollTide https://t.co/9NyVoVyhgt
@UofAlabama A #TideResearch group is part of a national #NSF program aimed at taking tech from the lab to the market →… https://t.co/CLYXveRu8d
@UofAlabama Hey, #UA21! Have plans next Monday and Tuesday? Yeah, you do. You don't want to miss Yea, Alabama!… https://t.co/BCyACPaMVD
@UofAlabama The semester officially begins on Wednesday 😳 Figure out where your classes are before #FirstDayUA →… https://t.co/OVwLmGRfvZ
@UofAlabama When one of your professors is selected to lead an #NSF program's study of our national forests 🙌… https://t.co/WnjyzThleq
@UofAlabama ICYMI Y'all, @Southern_Living named #UA as one of the most beautiful colleges in the South. Can we get a #RollTide… https://t.co/MGDj4IRggE
Back on the field at Bryant-Denny in just 19 days 🙌 Roll Tide, y’all. #MDB
about 15 hours ago
NASA aims to livestream Monday’s eclipse – and this team of UA students is helping make it happen from 100,000 feet in the air! http://ow.ly/amY530evOhp
about 19 hours ago
“This is what made me want to come to school here – how they take care of veterans. This is what makes me proud to have gone to this university and to continue working here.”
- UA assistant strength coach Evan Van Nostrand
By David Miller UA law student Steven Arango, center, worked with UA officials to create the Purple Heart parking space on campus.University of Alabama law student Steven Arango was overjoyed when he looked around Great Hall in the Ferguson Center Wednesday morning. Purple Heart veterans from World…
12:50 AM Aug 20th
Good luck and Roll Tide to #BamaGrad Jamie Ann Phillips today as she sets off on a 28.5 mile swim around Manhattan in New York. 😳 🏊
20 Bridges = an open-water swim through the Hudson, Harlem and East rivers http://ow.ly/sPQe30evYAW
04:20 PM Aug 19th
We ❤️ welcoming new students to campus - and so does Big Al! Roll Tide and welcome home, y'all. #TodayAtUA 🐘 🐘 🐘
08:50 PM Aug 18th
#UA student Maddie spent 2 months studying in Thailand 😳 (We're so jealous!) Her awesome blog: http://ow.ly/VMJt30euczd 🐘
What did you do this summer? Send us your pics → firstname.lastname@example.org for a chance to be featured!
12:50 AM Aug 18th
“I’ve seen pretty campuses across the country, but Alabama’s literally took my breath away.”
Southern Living named UA as one of the most beautiful college campuses in the South. Can we get a Roll Tide?! http://ow.ly/a0Ke30es8sf
08:50 PM Aug 16th
“Brady is here to pick up the pieces for us old folks that can’t.”
A deep and unique brotherhood between UA student veteran Brady Copeland + WWII combat vet Marvin Johnson ↓ http://ow.ly/WhbE30eqcaK
12:50 AM Aug 16th
ICYMI: Alabama’s Jereem Richards is the 3rd Tide gold medalist in IAFF World Championships history!🏅Can we get a Roll Tide? http://ow.ly/5vrt30eoKCR #WhereLegendsAreMade
12:50 AM Aug 15th
The 105th edition of the Million Dollar Band is officially here! 🎶 (And just 25 days until they’re on the field at Bryant-Denny!) 🙌
One of our greatest traditions of the Million Dollar Band...Returning Members singing The University of Alabama Alma Mater to all New Members as we start the 105th edition of the MDB! This is definitely a ROLL TIDE situation...the road to 17 has begun...
08:55 PM Aug 14th
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