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April 28, 2016
@UofAlabama What's the key to happiness at work? Researchers at The University of #Alabama explore: https://t.co/I4Zcxtq9bc #TideResearch
@UofAlabama How are you honoring Mom for Mother's Day? Celebrate her AND support the #UA 1831 Scholarship Fund: https://t.co/ZUYwhfvak1
@UofAlabama Will you be on campus for Commencement Friday or Saturday? See parking maps: https://t.co/yu4d9F3oyh #BamaGrad
@UofAlabama Share your message of congratulations to our 2016 May graduates by using #BamaGrad! #RollTide! https://t.co/cDjxo3Yizj
@UofAlabama Mother's Day is almost here! Still need to get something for Mom? Honor Mom & support the #UA 1831 Scholarship Fund: https://t.co/ZUYwhfvak1
@UofAlabama The University of #Alabama is proud to continue the tradition of excellence semester after semester. Tell us your fave #BamaTraditions! #RTR
@UofAlabama #UA prof Dr. Steinberg is studying Cuba's coastal forests in anticipation of influx of American tourists https://t.co/Bbrnb7eK78
@UofAlabama RT @OITatUA: The semester is almost over! We're counting down the days with @UofAlabama. Good luck to students with a few more finals left!
@UofAlabama RT @uaCAS: We believe in you! #FinishStrong https://t.co/XfymL6BLhs
@UofAlabama ICYMI: the first female #CEO of a major US energy exploration company - #UA alumna Vicki Hollub https://t.co/xL46suI1t2 via @tuscaloosanews
Excitement is in the air....Commencement is almost here!! Join us in congratulating our 2016 May graduates with a #ROLLTIDE!
Info on ceremonies: https://www.ua.edu/academics/commencement/
about 2 hours ago
Mother’s Day is just a few days away – how are you celebrating Mom this year? Honor Mom while supporting the UA 1831 Scholarship Fund with a UA Mother’s Day e-card, showing your pride for The University of Alabama AND contributing to an education that can change a life forever! #RollTide!
Click here: bit.ly/giving_uamothersday
about 10 hours ago
We can't believe that spring Commencement ceremonies begin the day after tomorrow!! #FunFact: More than 5,300 diplomas will be awarded to students on Friday and Saturday. Commencement info: bit.ly/1W2dfim #BamaGrad #RollTide #UA
12:20 AM May 5th
We're on day 3 of finals, and we know our students have been working hard to finish the semester strong! It's been a beautiful week to study outside!! #RollTide
08:19 PM May 4th
#RollTide! We’re proud to say that the first female CEO of major U.S. energy explorer Occidental Petroleum Corp. is University of Alabama engineering alumna Vicki Hollub!! Congratulations, Vicki! #BamaGrad #UA
Occidental Petroleum Corp. named Vicki Hollub as chief executive officer Friday, making her the first female CEO of a major U.S. energy explorer.
12:20 AM May 4th
Finals are here, and we know our students have been studying hard! ICYMI: Last week, a midnight breakfast at Lakeside with Dr. Bell and Dr. Grady gave #UA students the opportunity to relax and take a study break. #RTR
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04:25 PM May 3rd
Commencement ceremonies are happening on Friday and Saturday! Not able to attend in person? A live video stream will be available during the ceremonies. More Commencement info: https://www.ua.edu/academics/commencement/
12:55 AM May 3rd
The University of Alabama has a rich history of academic excellence, producing a total of 47 Goldwater Scholars, 15 Rhodes Scholars, 16 Truman Scholars, 32 Hollings Scholars, 11 Fulbright Scholars and 6 Boren Scholars. Comment with one of your favorite #BamaTraditions rooted in academic excellence. #RollTide!
08:50 PM May 2nd
Final exams begin tomorrow morning at 8 a.m.! Students, we wish you the best as you take your final exams and finish up the spring semester. See the schedule here: http://bit.ly/22TMv2l
Don’t forget: Gorgas and Rodgers Libraries are open 24/7 through May 5! (Pictured: Amelia Gayle Gorgas Library)
12:30 AM May 2nd
Want to know what’s happening #TodayAtUA? Connect with us on Instagram to learn more about campus life and what The University of Alabama has to offer YOU! #RollTide
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06:20 PM May 1st
Mon - Fri 5/2 - 5/6
Fri 5/6, 8:00 a.m.
Tom Barnes Education Center
Fri 5/6, 6:00 p.m.
Sat 5/7, 9:00 a.m.
Sat 5/7, 2:00 p.m.
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Ferguson Student Center
The gravity of impending brain surgery becomes clearer to Madison Darling while sitting in her doctor’s office.
Numerous projects will improve existing structures and provide more classroom space, lecture halls, band halls and a storm shelter among other things.
Virtual Reality has a growing number of uses, including potentially helping survivors of severe weather manage anxiety when new storms threaten.
Tennis, volleyball, dance… you name it, and the Rogers triplets did it… together. The seniors say the Capstone has provided opportunity for individual growth.