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UA In the News — July 12-15

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Comment on science -- Tracking a storm -- Economic development -- and more.

July 15, 2019

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This week at The University of Alabama: Researchers to assess opioid issues in four counties – High school students learn about communication careers – Young students introduced to engineering concepts – Retirement community to...

July 15, 2019

Race Roaches, Spit Crickets, Eat Insects at Bama Bug Fest

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The University of Alabama’s natural history museum, in partnership with the Tuscaloosa Public Library, is hoping to reignite peoples' childlike wonder with bugs at the first “Bama Bug Fest,” a free event at the...

July 15, 2019

Bigger, Better: Yea, Alabama! Weeks of Welcome Starts Aug. 17

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In line with the welcoming spirit of Southerners and UA’s immersive new-student programming, the University has rebranded its annual “Week of Welcome” to “Yea, Alabama! Weeks of Welcome.”

July 15, 2019

10 Tips to Have the Best Move-In Day Ever

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You packed for days. You said your goodbyes. You made the drive. It’s finally here: move-in day. Here are 10 tips to make it the best experience possible.

July 15, 2019

Portion of 10th Avenue to Close July 16-19

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Northbound traffic will not be allowed on 10th Avenue between Paul W. Bryant Drive and 12th Street July 16-19.

July 12, 2019

UA In the News — July 11

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"Grease" actors -- Dean's List -- Business competition -- and more.

July 11, 2019

UA In the News — July 10

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Teacher appreciation -- SITE camp -- Evolving management -- and more.

July 10, 2019

Friend Named Dean of UA’s College of Community Health Sciences

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A physician with extensive administrative experience in family medicine at two universities and who also spent 10 years in private practice has been named dean of The University of Alabama College of Community Health...

July 10, 2019

Expanded CFO Roles a Plus for Corporate Governance

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Managers from a financial background can fulfill operational roles admirably, according to a new study of corporate governance led by a University of Alabama business professor.

July 10, 2019

UA In the News — July 9

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Graduation news -- Suicide prevention among veterans -- The business of college -- and more.

July 9, 2019

UA In the News –July 6-8

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Job fair -- Skin protection -- Chewing on celery -- and more.

July 8, 2019

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This week at The University of Alabama: Conference to provide student behavior strategies – High school students introduced to engineering concepts – Flute making opportunity at Moundville   

July 8, 2019

Summer Bites and Stings: Alabama’s Most Dangerous Arthropods

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Most of Alabama’s more than 20,000 arthropod species – invertebrates with segmented bodies and jointed limbs such as insects and spiders – don’t cause problems for people. But, some can, and summer is the...

July 8, 2019

UA In the News — July 4-5

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July 4 accidents -- Girls State -- Bike sharing -- and more.

July 5, 2019