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UA In the News — Oct. 12

Comb jellies and evolution -- Dodgeball competition -- Professor leads press workshop -- and more.

October 12, 2017

New Mothers, Affluent Areas Drive ‘Anti-Vaccine’ Sentiment on Twitter

The anti-vaccination crowd is thriving on Twitter, where the negative sentiment clusters geographically across the United States, according to a recent study by an autism researcher at The University of Alabama.

October 12, 2017

Guest Lecture on Diversity in the Classroom Set for Nov. 1

Dr. Chris Roberts explains how to introduce diversity-related insight while teaching key concepts in traditional lecture courses.

October 12, 2017

2017 Homecoming Court Announced

The 2017 University of Alabama Homecoming Court was selected in an Oct. 10 student election. 

October 11, 2017

5 Named to UA Homecoming Court

The 2017 University of Alabama Homecoming Court was selected in an Oct. 10 student election. A total of 11,028 votes were cast.

October 11, 2017

Comb Jellies Possibly First Lineage to Branch Off Evolutionary Tree

A researcher at The University of Alabama was part of a new study that provides further evidence in support of a controversial hypothesis that a group of marine animals commonly called comb jellies were...

October 11, 2017

Diversity Mapping Findings Shared with Campus

Faculty, staff and students recently heard a presentation of findings from a San Jose, California-based firm following completion of its external review of UA’s diversity efforts.

October 11, 2017

UA In the News — Oct. 11

Tattoos and the immune system -- Paleontologist to deliver lecture -- Homecoming parade -- and more.

October 11, 2017

UA In the News — Oct. 10

UA students offer tutoring -- The romance of fireplaces -- Research on anti-vaccine movements -- and more.

October 10, 2017

Q&A: Forbes No. 1 Ranked Instructor Douglas Klutz

In a nationwide poll conducted last month, college students voted for their favorite professors on RateMyProfessors.com. Out of the 1.7 million professors from more than 7,500 colleges on the site, one stood above all...

October 10, 2017

Award-winning Jazz Artist Kicks Off Sonic Frontiers Concert Series

Acclaimed jazz musician Wadada Leo Smith will headline the first concert of the 2017-2018 University of Alabama Sonic Frontiers concert series. The concert will be Oct. 15 at 7:30 p.m. at UA’s Frank Moody...

October 10, 2017

Jazz Artist Kicks Off Sonic Frontiers Concert Series

Acclaimed jazz musician Wadada Leo Smith will headline the first concert of the 2017-2018 University of Alabama Sonic Frontiers concert series Oct. 15. The concert will start at 7:30 p.m. at UA’s Frank Moody...

October 10, 2017

Fall Campus Assembly is Oct. 17

Faculty and staff are invited to attend the Fall 2017 Campus Assembly Tuesday, Oct. 17, at 1:30 p.m. in the Ferguson Center Ballroom. President Stuart R. Bell will present his […]

October 9, 2017

UA Initiative Aimed to Accelerate State’s Auto, Aerospace Sectors

An accelerator to enhance the competitiveness of Alabama’s automotive and aerospace industries has been created at The University of Alabama.

October 9, 2017

UA In the News — Oct. 7-9

Commentary on mass shooting -- An outstanding horn player -- Look to the stars -- and more.

October 9, 2017