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Hispanic/Latino/Latinx Heritage Month Offers Events for Everyone

The University of Alabama’s Hispanic/Latino/Latinx Heritage Month, which is a campus version of National Hispanic Heritage Month, kicks off Sept. 15 with a schedule packed full of events that are open to all comers.

September 13, 2019

Bicentennial Commemorated with Community Book Experience

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The University of Alabama Press has produced the first comprehensive history book of the city UA calls home to commemorate Tuscaloosa’s bicentennial.

September 13, 2019

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Summer 2019 Term

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — A total of 477 students enrolled during the summer 2019 term at The University of Alabama made the Dean’s List with academic records of 3.5 or above […]

September 10, 2019

UA Part of Initiative to Bring Higher Education to Alabama’s Prisons

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The University of Alabama partners with Auburn University in the Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project to provide the state’s incarcerated population with a second chance through higher learning.

September 9, 2019

Sitting With Elephants Leads to Lessons for MBA Class

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Dr. Ron Dulek spends the first day of class extracting lessons from his experience of nearly a decade of interacting with elephants near his second home in Africa. The thread that binds the lecture...

September 9, 2019

UA School of Social Work Launches ‘Own Your Vote’ Series

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As the 2020 presidential election draws nearer, The University of Alabama School of Social Work has created a speaker series to highlight issues of voting rights and equal access.

September 6, 2019

Sharing Our Legacy Dance Theatre to Perform in Tuscaloosa

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Sharing Our Legacy Dance Theatre will perform at Hillcrest High School in Tuscaloosa on Saturday, Sept. 14, at 2 p.m. as part of the ongoing Realizing the Dream performing arts series. The performance is...

September 6, 2019

UA’s RISE Center Hosts BUY for RISE Fundraiser

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The University of Alabama’s RISE Center will host its annual BUY for RISE fundraiser Sept. 13-14.

September 5, 2019

UA Early College Grows in Enrollment, Increases Course Offerings

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The University of Alabama's Early College is eager to see continued enrollment growth after expanding the number of classes high school students can take for dual-credit.

September 5, 2019

New Opportunities: CrossingPoints Students Begin New Program

Six students recently began their college careers in UA's first year-round program for individuals with intellectual disabilities.

August 30, 2019

Alabama REACH Seeks Faculty, Staff Mentors for Students

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Alabama REACH, a support office for foster and homeless youth at The University of Alabama, will hold a series of lunch-and-learn events for faculty and staff interested in mentoring REACH students.

August 30, 2019

New UA Radio Station Provides Information for Football Fans

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When Crimson Tide fans travel to Tuscaloosa for football games, they will have a new way of getting information.

August 29, 2019

UA Partnership Develops Parent, Teacher Leaders at Area Schools

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UA’s Center for Community-Based Partnerships is cultivating strong school communities through an initiative that provides parents and teachers with the skills to become effective school leaders.

August 28, 2019

Registration Open for LIFT Job Skills Training Program

Veterans and other adults, as well as teens, are encouraged to register for free job skills and financial literacy training via UA’s business school.

August 27, 2019

Law Enforcement ‘Use of Force’ Study Moves Forward

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University of Alabama researchers have expanded their study of law enforcement use of force, forming a partnership to help recruit participants.

August 27, 2019