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UA-Sponsored Nursing Hall of Fame to be Oct. 5

The Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame will be held Oct. 5.

September 20, 2017

Adapted Athletics Facility Named after Program’s Founders

Margaret Stran and Brent Hardin, pioneers of the University of Alabama’s Adapted Athletics program, were recently surprised to learn the new UA Adapted Athletics multipurpose facility will be named after them.

September 19, 2017

Historic Marker Honors Civil Rights Hero

A giant in civil rights history was recognized today with the unveiling of the Autherine Lucy Foster Historic Marker at The University of Alabama.

September 15, 2017

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Summer 2017 Term

A total of 417 students enrolled during the 2017 summer semester at The University of Alabama were named to the Dean’s List with an academic record of 3.5 (or above) or the President’s List...

September 13, 2017

UA Alumni-Athlete Award Recipients Honored at Football Game

Three University of Alabama alumni — Marty Lyons, Leon R. Marlaire and Dr. E. Gaylon McCollough — were honored with the 2017 Paul W. Bryant Alumni-Athlete Award during a ceremony Saturday, Sept. 9, at Bryant-Denny Stadium on the UA...

September 11, 2017

Professors’ Screenplay Wins National Competition

In 2009, UA history professor Dr. David Beito and wife Dr. Linda Royster Beito released a book called “Black Maverick,” a biography of black civil rights pioneer Dr. Theodore Roosevelt Mason Howard. They now...

August 21, 2017

Screenplay about Unsung Civil Rights Pioneer Wins Competition

A screenplay, co-written by a University of Alabama history professor, about an often overlooked Civil Rights pioneer was selected as the winning entry in the Alabama Writers’ Conclave 2017 Screenwriting Competition.

August 18, 2017

Accolades for Aug. 7, 2017

Honors and awards earned by the faculty, staff and retirees of The University of Alabama.

August 7, 2017

Alabama Panhellenic Association Recognized

The Alabama Panhellenic Association has been selected to receive the National Panhellenic Conference College Panhellenic Achievement Award. 

August 7, 2017

UA Political Science PhD Student Wins 1 of 23 National Fellowships

University of Alabama political science PhD candidate Cameryn Blackmore was named a 2017-18 APSA Minority Fellowship Program Fellow for the spring cycle by the American Political Science Association.

July 31, 2017

UA Doctoral Student Earns Social Work Research Fellowship

A University of Alabama doctoral student has received a $17,900 fellowship award to help fund dissertation research of HIV health and health care payer types.

July 12, 2017

‘Gone Again’ Wins 2017 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction

The University of Alabama School of Law and the ABA Journal have announced that James Grippando, author of “Gone Again,” will receive the 2017 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction.

July 12, 2017

UA’s Culverhouse Announces 2017 Business Hall of Fame Inductees

The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce announced six business professionals to be inducted into the Alabama Business Hall of Fame.

June 27, 2017

Bradt Named Life Member of Ceramic Society

Dr. Richard C. Bradt, metallurgical and materials engineering professor emeritus at UA, has been named a Distinguished Life Member of the American Ceramic Society.

June 26, 2017

Roy Selected by U.S. Air Force for Scientific Role

Dr. Samit Roy in aerospace engineering and mechanics was competitively selected to serve a two-year rotation as a program officer in the Air Force Office of Scientific Research in Arlington, Virginia.

June 23, 2017