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@UofAlabama DYK that Snapchat is coming to #UA? Connect with us via our handle @UofAlabama https://t.co/Alw6zI8dWW
@UofAlabama We just love to show off our beautiful campus on Instagram!! Check it out --> https://t.co/lizVDQXQXW
@UofAlabama RT @UA_Athletics: . @AlabamaSB is heading to the WCWS for an SEC-record 11th time! https://t.co/1k3y316Fp3
@UofAlabama RT @NCAAsoftball: 📸 When your team punches a ticket to OKC! #WCWS https://t.co/nCsoFnwJEP
@UofAlabama RT @BamaVPSA: Welcome to @UofAlabama, Boys State! 600 high school seniors on campus to learn about government and leadership.
@UofAlabama We just love the detail of the fountain in front of the President's Mansion! #TodayAtUA #RTR https://t.co/FzDWeqrCEs
@UofAlabama RT @AlabamaSB: Recap | Alabama Softball Defeats Washington, Advances to its 11th World Series: https://t.co/rxBTrjNFO9 https://t.co/pJm7YlY…
@UofAlabama #UA student Casey Suchocki is competing on #NinjaWarrior on June 1! https://t.co/LdvAtzAUj7 via @MGMAdvertiser
@UofAlabama RT @AlabamaSB: Alabama defeats Washington, 5-2, and will head to the Women's College World Series for an SEC-record 11th time
@UofAlabama RT @AlabamaSB: STRIKEOUT ENDS IT!! Alabama is #OKCBound for the 11th time in program history!! #RollTide
We love seeing our students giving back to our local communities! The Black Belt Experience program is part of the #UA Honors College, helping to develop service and leadership skills through community-centered projects. Thank you to our students for making a difference in Marion, Alabama. #GiveBack #RTR
University of Alabama freshmen students Alyssa Barefield, 19, and Gracie Thull, 18, ...
about 2 hours ago
Alabama Softball is heading to the Women's College World Series!! Beating Washington 5-2, the Super Regional champs are Oklahoma City bound for the 11th time in program history. Congrats and #RollTide!!
about 20 hours ago
Snapchat is coming to The University of Alabama!! Add us by using our snapcode or handle @UofAlabama to check out behind-the-scences at #UA, what’s going on #TodayAtUA, and what it’s like to be a student. #RollTide
03:50 PM May 28th
On this day, Denny Chimes was dedicated back in 1929. Named for President George H. Denny, the chimes were built of Alabama limestone and Virginia brick, in honor of Denny’s home state of Virginia. #RollTide #OTD
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05:20 PM May 27th
We always feel so lucky to have such a beautiful campus! Lately, we’ve been admiring some of the architectural details found at #UA. #RollTide
12:51 AM May 27th
Students and faculty are turning their ideas and research into reality at The University of Alabama’s AIME Day, an annual pitch and demonstration expo. #BuiltByBama #TideResearch
Students and faculty from across The University of Alabama competed in business plan competitions and showcased emerging technology at AIME Day, an annual pitch…
05:05 PM May 26th
Our students are doing awesome things!! Aerospace engineering major Brad Gardner started the Special Olympics College at UA three years ago, bringing Unified Sports to the University. Now, the Unified Special Olympics team at UA has added a national championship to their shelf. #RollTide #BuiltByBama
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Add The University of Alabama’s Unified Special Olympics team to its ever-growing list of national champions.
12:50 AM May 26th
ICYMI: A trip to Dubai is in the cards for recent #UA grad Meredith Kocan! Celebrating her graduation in L.A. with her family, Meredith was the lucky winner during a taping of the Ellen DeGeneres show. Her good luck didn’t end there - she also took home $2,000 cash and a separate trip to Capetown! Congratulations, Meredith – enjoy your travels!! #RollTide #BamaGrad
Venturing to L.A. was nothing new for the Kocans. They had visited before, and returned this time to celebrate their oldest daughter's graduation from the University of Alabama.
01:05 AM May 25th
The impact of #UA student volunteers goes beyond the local community – they’re also making a difference nationally AND globally!!
Thank you, students. We appreciate YOU! #RollTide
We are incredibly proud of the work that our Center was able to accomplish this year! However, we couldn't have done it without our amazing student volunteers and non-profit partners. Take a look and see the impact that The University of Alabama is making at home, around the country, and throughout the world!
08:50 PM May 24th
Ongoing Through 6/16
W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library
Tue 5/31, All Day
Wed 6/1, 9:00 a.m.
Gorgas House Museum
Sat 6/4, 11:30 a.m.
Lubber Run Park
Dr. Lauren Cardon used an ELO to enable her EN 455 class to experience the joy of cooking and blogging about it.
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.