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Cognitive Neuroscientist to Lead the Alabama Life Research Institute

After a national search, Dr. Sharlene Newman will lead the Alabama Life Research Institute as executive director, charged with providing a coherent vision for collaborative life research that embraces the full range of disciplines...

June 20, 2019

LGBTQIA+ Ambassadors Program Offers Free Training

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The Safe Zone Resource Center is providing free training for faculty, staff and graduate students who want to support the campus’s LGBTQIA+ population by becoming Ally Training Ambassadors.

June 20, 2019

UA In the News — June 19

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"Grease" -- Electric cars -- Forest fury -- and more.

June 19, 2019

UA’s ‘Legends’ Named Top Ad Campaign in International Competition

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The University of Alabama won three honors in the 2019 Circle of Excellence awards sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, including the top honor worldwide for advertising campaigns in higher...

June 19, 2019

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Spring 2019 Term

Denny Chimes, perspective is looking up from the ground

A total of 11,406 students enrolled during the 2019 spring term at The University of Alabama were named to the Dean’s List with an academic record of 3.5 or above, or the President’s List...

June 19, 2019

‘Come Inside and Meet All of My Friends’

Theatre actors ages 10 to 17 hold their arms in the air as they rehearse a play.

Alex Zimmerman eagerly watched McKade “come out of his shell” while rehearsing for The University of Alabama-led SENSE Theatre, a novel ASD intervention.

June 19, 2019

Portions of Bryant Drive, 10th Avenue to Close

traffic cone and the words road, sidewalk and other closures

Closures will be in effect June 24-28 and July 1-26.

June 19, 2019

Camp Memories and Mentors

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Sarah Maynard and Mary McClendon's relationship is as much of a mentorship as it is a friendship, one that began unexpectedly when they met three years ago at The University of Alabama.

June 19, 2019

UA In the News — June 18

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Pertinent podcast - Phi Beta Kappa -- Gathering around the fire -- and more.

June 18, 2019

UA Artists Contribute to Alabama Bicentennial Celebration

University of Alabama art and art history students, faculty, staff and alumni have been intensely involved in the state of Alabama’s 200th anniversary celebrations over the past two years.

June 18, 2019

Troublesome Trees: Spread of Forests Contributed to Ancient Extinction

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Evidence from ancient rocks in North Alabama show the Earth’s first forest spread rapidly, likely contributing to a mass extinction of shallow marine life some 370 million years ago.

June 18, 2019

UA In the News — June 15-17

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Robotics honors -- Read Bama -- Bike ride in Moundville -- and more.

June 17, 2019

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: Girls learn how to create films during camp – UA program scores at top for veteran friendliness – Hoop Dancing featured at Moundville – Commentary available on...

June 17, 2019

National Mascot Day: Cheering on Big Al

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  The mascot cheers on everyone, but who cheers on the mascot?  June 17 is National Mascot Day, and this video for the best mascot ever will get you hyped […]

June 14, 2019

UA In the News — June 14

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UA hosts therapy-based camp for brain injury survivors — UA research shows female CFOs less likely to misreport financial data — Tiara Pennington wins Miss Alabama 2019 — and more.

June 14, 2019