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The ‘Roots’ of Scriptures

Dr. Richard Newton, assistant professor of religious studies, finds the impact on human life that both "Roots" and the Bible have engendered to be fascinating -- so much so that he’s writing a book,...

March 7, 2019

Photomontage Takes Center Stage at Moody Gallery

One exhibition closes and another opens as the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art hosts the work of internationally acclaimed artists this month.

March 6, 2019

Screening of Oscar-Winning Film Highlights Women’s History Month

“Period. End of Sentence,” which recently won the Oscar for best short documentary, will be shown as part of The University of Alabama’s celebration of Women’s History Month.

March 1, 2019

Knap-In to Spotlight Native American Stone Tools, Culture

The University of Alabama’s Moundville Archaeological Park invites the West Alabama community to learn the Native American skill of flintknapping at the 19th annual Knap-In March 8-9.

February 27, 2019

Artists Cross Disciplines in Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre

For five straight days -- Feb. 26 to March 2 -- a masterful showcase of dance, art, music and more will collide in the Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre.

February 25, 2019

‘Die Fledermaus’ Returns to UA Opera Theatre

After nearly 30 years, the German operetta returns, but for three performances only.

February 22, 2019

African Films, Oscar-Nominated Local Documentary Highlight Festival

The University of Alabama's College of Community Health Sciences will co-sponsor the 7th annual Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival Feb. 16 at Central High School. 

February 12, 2019

‘Migrations’ Theme of 2019 Black History Month

The University of Alabama's Black History Month celebration includes innovative and informative events. UA Crossroads coordinates the activities each year.

February 6, 2019

Go Back in Time at Family Night at the Museum

The University of Alabama invites the campus and West Alabama communities to travel back to prehistoric times when dinosaurs roamed the Earth at the ninth annual Family Night at the Museum Feb. 9.

February 4, 2019

Paul W. Bryant Museum to Close for Renovations

The Paul W. Bryant Museum will temporarily close for renovations beginning Feb. 1.

January 28, 2019

Fashion Show Features Student Designs Inspired by Holocaust Victim

Nine University of Alabama apparel design students are creating garments inspired by the rediscovered sketches of Hedy Strnad, a Jewish Czech dress designer who died in the Holocaust. The garments will be featured in...

January 23, 2019

UA Drive Gathers Books for Students in Black Belt

The University of Alabama Center for Economic Development will hold its 14th Books for the Alabama Black Belt drive from Monday, Jan. 21, to Monday, Feb. 18.

January 18, 2019

Art, Kiwanis, Murder and More in Alabama Heritage Magazine

The Winter 2019 issue of Alabama Heritage magazine covers everything from sketchbook art to a murder mystery, the 1919 Kiwanis Convention and the history of Mon Louis Island.

January 17, 2019

Sign Language Theatre Troupe Performs at UA

Sunshine 2.0, a professional traveling theatre troupe that uses American sign language as well as vocals to perform for deaf and hard-of-hearing children and adults, will perform at The University of Alabama’s Ferguson Center...

January 8, 2019

Professor to Strengthen Digital Dynamics of Dance via NEH Grant

With support from the National Endowment for Humanities, a dance professor at The University of Alabama will lead an innovative effort to improve online access to dynamic dance resources for education and scholarship.

December 17, 2018