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Student Shopping for Elderly Service Expands to Tuscaloosa, Birmingham

Leave It To Us, a University of Alabama student-created non-profit organization that helps senior citizens practice social distancing by using volunteers to grocery shop for them free of charge, now has Tuscaloosa and Birmingham...

April 3, 2020

Video: Faculty Share More Words of Encouragement

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As The University of Alabama wraps up its first week of all-virtual classes, faculty members sent more words of encouragement to students.

April 3, 2020

UA Helping Fabricate Protection for Health Care Workers

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The University of Alabama community has come together to help provide 3D printed personal protective equipment, or PPE, for health care workers locally and in the region.

April 2, 2020

Aldag Business Competition Moved Online

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The University of Alabama’s annual celebration of entrepreneurship and innovation, the Edward K. Aldag, Jr. Business Plan Competition, is moving online.

April 2, 2020

Portions of Colonial Drive, Eighth Street Temporarily Close

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Colonial Drive between Eighth Street and Paul Bryant Drive will be closed through July 19.

April 2, 2020

UA ACCESS Support Center Offers Free Online Courses to Grades 7-12

The UA ACCESS Support Center, in collaboration with the Alabama State Department of Education, is offering free online courses to all students in grades 7-12 in the state.

April 2, 2020

UA Greek Life Donates Food to Local Organizations

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UA’s fraternity and sorority houses donated food and supplies left unused after classes moved online amid COVID-19.

April 1, 2020

Statistics Professor Chosen as UA’s SEC Achievement Award Winner

The Southeastern Conference announced that Dr. Subha Chakraborti, professor of statistics and Morrow Faculty Excellence Fellow, is the 2020 SEC Faculty Achievement Award winner for The University of Alabama.

March 31, 2020

UA Program Helps Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

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The Alabama Small Business Development Center Network, based at The University of Alabama’s Office for Research and Economic Development, is providing direct assistance to small businesses in Alabama in the wake of the COVID-19...

March 31, 2020

Video: Faculty Welcome Students to Online Classes

Today marked the first day of all-virtual classes for UA. Faculty from around campus got together, online of course, to send encouraging messages to students.

March 30, 2020

UA Graduate School Temporarily Waives Test Score Requirements

To better accommodate applicants to UA’s Graduate School, UA will temporarily waive admission and language tests score requirements for the summer and fall 2020 semesters as well the spring 2021 semester.

March 30, 2020

Show Your School Spirit While Slowing Spread of Coronavirus

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Physical distance won't stop you from showing you love the Capstone.

March 30, 2020

UA to Study How Emotions Impact Behavior to COVID-19 Pandemic

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A psychology researcher at The University of Alabama was awarded a federal grant to study how people’s emotions influence their response to the spread of the novel coronavirus.

March 30, 2020

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: UA museums go online to provide educational content; UA Grad School waives test score requirements; Sources available to discuss potential impacts of coronavirus.

March 30, 2020

UA Salutes Female Trailblazers: Part 4

To commemorate Women’s History Month, UA is proud to honor female trailblazers who have made a lasting contribution to the University, state, nation and beyond.

March 30, 2020