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University Libraries Hosts Letters about Literature Award Ceremony

The Alabama Center for the Book will honor state winners of the 24th Annual Letters About Literature contest at an award ceremony Saturday, April 29, at 11 a.m. at The University of Alabama’s Gorgas...

April 27, 2017

UA’s Electric Vehicle Focus Part of National Transportation Collaboration

The University of Alabama is one of four universities selected by the National Science Foundation to team together with government agencies and private companies to tackle challenges facing technological advances in automobiles.

April 24, 2017

A Prominent UA Alumni Couple Contributes the Largest Arts and Sciences Endowment in More Than Two Decades

Two prominent University of Alabama alumni, Dr. E. Gaylon and Mrs. Susan N. McCollough, have gifted the College of Arts and Sciences with its largest academic endowment in more than two decades – for...

April 21, 2017

Two UA Historians Appointed Distinguished Lecturers

Two University of Alabama historians, Drs. Michael Innis-Jiménez and Andrew Huebner, were recently appointed distinguished lecturers of the Organization of American Historians.

April 20, 2017

UA’s Naidoo Elected President of ALSC

Dr. Jamie Naidoo has been elected president of the Association for Library Service to Children.

April 18, 2017

Former U.S. Attorney Named UA Distinguished Visiting Lecturer in Law

The University of Alabama School of Law has announced that former U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance will join the law school as a Distinguished Visiting Lecturer in Law in August.

April 18, 2017

UA Marks 100th Anniversary of U.S. Entry Into World War I

April 6, 2017, marked the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into the Great War. To mark the anniversary, The University of Alabama’s history department, the U.S. Army Crimson Tide ROTC Battalion and the...

April 12, 2017

To Combat Coral-Eating Pest, UA Researcher Helps Find What They Smell

A University of Alabama researcher is part of a team that identified genes used to communicate by a starfish that preys upon coral reefs, a promising discovery that could lead to efforts to repel...

April 7, 2017

UA Student Team Selected for Space Antenna Contest

A team of engineering students at The University of Alabama is one of six selected as finalists in an international contest to design better antennas for small satellites, called CubeSats.

March 28, 2017

Ceremony to Celebrate Research by UA Faculty Rescheduled

Members of The University of Alabama faculty will be honored for their research contributions at the upcoming Faculty Research Day.

March 21, 2017

UA Announces 2017 Premier Awards

The University of Alabama Division of Student Life has announced the recipients of the 2017 Premier Awards – the top individual honors for scholarship, leadership and service. The 2017 UA Premier Award recipients will...

March 20, 2017

UA School of Social Work Accepts Nominations for Buford Peace Award

Nominations for the annual Lahoma Adams Buford Peace Award can now be submitted online.

March 20, 2017

Lanes Along Portion of University Boulevard to Temporarily Close

Two lanes of University Boulevard will close from March 13 through Aug. 4 along an approximate one-half mile stretch from the University Boulevard and Bryant Drive intersection west to the area near the University...

March 6, 2017

UA Center Sends Reading Kits to Black Belt Schools

The University of Alabama Center for Economic Development, along with the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, is promoting the National Education Association’s Read Across America Day by providing Dr. Seuss-themed reading kits to 21 schools...

March 1, 2017

UA Researches Fuels to Improve Engines, Cut Emissions

In an effort to improve combustion engines while reducing harmful emissions, engineering researchers at The University of Alabama will test how blended fuels can work with advanced engines.

February 24, 2017