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Ricks Receives UA Engineering’s Hackney Leadership Award

Photo of Kenny Ricks receiving award from Chuck Karr

The T. Morris Hackney Endowed Faculty Leadership Award honors a faculty member who exemplifies the constant guidance and leadership necessary to make the College of Engineering exceptional.

May 16, 2019

UMC-Northport Recognized as Patient-Centered Medical Home

University Medical Center-Northport was recently nationally certified as a Patient-Centered Medical Home in recognition of its commitment to place patients at the center of care and to advance quality in the health care it...

May 15, 2019

UA School of Law, ABA Journal Name Finalists for Harper Lee Prize

A stack of the three books chosen to compete for the prize.

The Hugh F. Culverhouse Jr. School of Law and the ABA Journal have announced the finalists for the 2019 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction.

May 14, 2019

Lochman Named 2019 Buford Peace Award Winner

John Lochman, a University of Alabama professor emeritus

Dr. John Lochman, retired director of the Center for the Prevention of Youth Behavior Problems at The University of Alabama, is the 2019 recipient of the Lahoma Adams Buford Peace Award.

May 10, 2019

UA College of Engineering Honors 2019 Distinguished Fellows

The University of Alabama College of Engineering honored five alumni by inducting them into its 2019 class of Distinguished Engineering Fellows.

May 8, 2019

10 UA Students, Graduates Chosen for Fulbright Awards

Ten University of Alabama students were chosen as Fulbright Student Award Winners for 2019–2020.

May 3, 2019

Autherine Lucy Foster to Receive Honorary UA Doctorate Friday

The University of Alabama will honor its first civil rights trailblazer Friday, bestowing an honorary doctoral degree upon Autherine Lucy Foster, the first African American to enroll and attend the University.

May 2, 2019

Lippe Wins HPNA New Investigator Award

Dr. Megan Pfitzinger Lippe, assistant professor and simulation specialist at UA’s Capstone College of Nursing, recently received the Hospice & Palliative Nurses Association’s New Investigator Award.

April 30, 2019

3 UA Students Land Prestigious Goldwater Scholarships

A gallery of University students who received Goldwater scholarships.

The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program has selected three University of Alabama students as Goldwater Scholars for 2019-2020.

April 26, 2019

Coca-Cola Renews First Generation Program with $1 Million Grant

The Coca-Cola Foundation is continuing its support for the Coca-Cola First Generation Scholars program at The University of Alabama with a new four-year grant award of $1 million.

April 24, 2019

UA Student Receives Critical Language Scholarship

Erin Behland, a University of Alabama graduating senior from Chicago, has received a Critical Language Scholarship to study Mandarin in China.

April 23, 2019

2 UA Students Earn Boren Scholarships for Foreign Study

Two University of Alabama students have received a Boren Scholarship for the study of languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad.

April 18, 2019

History Professor’s Book Receives One of Nation’s Highest Honors

The largest publishing trade association in the U.S. has awarded UA history professor Dr. David Beito and his wife Dr. Linda Royster Beito, associate dean of arts and sciences at Stillman College, the gold prize...

April 18, 2019

State Engineering Hall of Fame Inducts 2019 Class

The state of Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame inducted eight individuals and honored an engineering project during a recent ceremony at the Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort and Spa.

April 17, 2019

UA Welcomes Leaders Into Capstone Men and Women

The University of Alabama recently chose 40 students for the new class of Capstone Men and Women.

April 17, 2019