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UA In the News — Oct. 18

UA study: some professions have more psychopaths than others — UA expert discusses 2008 recession — and more.

October 18, 2018

UA Team Wins $1 Million Grant to Develop Tool to Combat Opioid Abuse

A research unit at The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Business received an approximate $1 million grant from the Justice Department to develop a data-driven tool to help officials better understand the scope...

October 18, 2018

Show Off Your Skills: the Pumpkin-Carving Contest is Back

Think your pumpkin carving skills can stand up to Big Al’s? Here’s your chance to find out – it’s almost time for our annual pumpkin-carving contest!

October 17, 2018

Network with Sports Industry Professionals at Going Pro Event

Have you ever dreamed of a career in the world of sports but thought your major wouldn’t apply to the industry? Think again.

October 17, 2018

UA Celebrates Historic Fundraising Year

The University of Alabama set another fundraising record for gifts and pledges received, raising $224.3 million during the fiscal year that concluded Sept. 30 from more than 62,300 donors during 2017-18.

October 17, 2018

Happy Hauntings from UA

Free candy, ghost tours, games and crafts. And did we mention free candy?

October 17, 2018

Open Enrollment Starts Nov. 1; Key Changes Coming

Every employee must act by electing or declining health, dental or vision insurance coverages and flexible spending accounts during open enrollment.

October 16, 2018

UA Engineers Part of Research to Maximize U.S. Fuel Economy

Engineering researchers at The University of Alabama will test a blend of a new bio-based fuel and diesel fuel as part of a project to reduce soot and greenhouse gas emissions and yield cleaner...

October 16, 2018

Students Encouraged to Vote; Right to Vote was Hard Fought

For the past two months, senior and 21-year-old political science major Teryn Shipman and her peers have been pounding the pavement at the Capstone registering students to vote for the Nov. 6 midterm elections.

October 16, 2018

UA In the News — Oct. 16

Research on corporate leaders -- National Fossil Day -- Give money for disaster relief -- and more.

October 16, 2018

Men in Leadership Gain from Psychopathic Behavior, Women Punished

People with psychopathic tendencies are slightly more likely to be a company boss, but a new study finds men are allowed a pass for those inclinations while women are punished.

October 15, 2018

Homecoming 2018

Another great homecoming week draws to a close.

October 15, 2018

UA In the News — Oct. 13-15

Bryant Museum marks 30 years -- Homecoming Queen crowned -- An inspiring band -- and more.

October 15, 2018

Intercollegiate Athletics Hosts 2018 United Way Campaign Kickoff

This year's UA United Way campaign theme is Champions United: A Tradition of Caring, Serving, and Giving. The goal is $385,000.

October 15, 2018

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: What brings job satisfaction to most? UA researchers find out – Bringing physicians to rural areas – Panel to discuss opioid epidemic

October 15, 2018