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UA Partnership Offers Online Solution to Help Prevent School Violence

An online tool that functions as part of a K-12 school’s violence prevention program is available thanks to a partnership between The University of Alabama's College of Continuing Studies and Firestorm.

April 6, 2018

UA Holds K-12 Robotics Competition

Kindergarten through 12th-grade students from across the state will put their computer programming skills to the test at the annual Alabama Robotics Competition April 7.

April 4, 2018

UA Announces Inaugural Bama Blitz Online Fundraising Event

The University of Alabama will host the inaugural Bama Blitz, an inspiring online fundraising event for alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends to come together and support UA.

April 4, 2018

Hundreds of Sixth-Graders to Launch Rockets Friday

The Tuscaloosa Rocketry Challenge will be held at noon Friday, April 6, on The University of Alabama's outdoor recreation fields.

April 3, 2018

UA Researchers Recruiting Participants for Autism Intervention Trial

The University of Alabama’s Center for the Prevention of Youth Behavior Problems is enrolling Tuscaloosa-area youth with autism spectrum disorder for a novel treatment approach that will incorporate theater and peer mediation.

March 29, 2018

‘Talking Black in America’ Documentary Premiering Thursday

To explore the history and importance of black American English, the department of communicative disorders is hosting a free screening of the new documentary “Talking Black in America: The Story of African American Language,”...

March 27, 2018

Easter Egg Hunt at President’s Mansion Set for March 25

The Alabama Panhellenic Association will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt for the Tuscaloosa community on the front lawn of the President’s Mansion Sunday, March 25.

March 20, 2018

Beyond Bama: Alternative Break Trips that Make an Impact

Beyond Bama is a student service and leadership organization on campus that organizes trips for UA students during the fall, winter and spring breaks.

March 19, 2018

Alternative Spring Break Sends Students to Nicaragua, Guin

The University of Alabama’s Center for Service and Leadership is sending eight teams made up of more than 100 UA students and leaders on Beyond Bama: Alternative Breaks from Saturday, March 10, to Sunday,...

March 8, 2018

Center to Distribute Dr. Seuss 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 23 schools...

February 23, 2018

Combatting Cancer: UA Junior Brightens Lives of Children

Youth was a shield for Makayla Zammett during her mother’s cancer treatment.

February 16, 2018

UA Students Launch Music & Memory Program for Alzheimer’s Patients

Music & Memory Tuscaloosa, a UA student chapter of the national Music & Memory organization, is a non-profit organization that brings personalized music into the lives of Alzheimer’s patients in Tuscaloosa to improve the...

February 12, 2018

Dance Alabama! Hits the Road for K-12 School Events

For the second year, The University of Alabama student organization Dance Alabama! has joined forces with the Alabama State Council on the Arts as part of the Alabama Touring Artist Program.

January 31, 2018

UA CrossingPoints Graduate Reaches Ultimate Goal

Shortly after Cody Pope completed his second Summer Bridge at UA – a college-preparation program for individuals with intellectual disabilities – program coordinator Dr. Amy Williamson was convinced Pope could live independently.

January 25, 2018

Books for the Alabama Black Belt Launches in February

The University of Alabama Center for Economic Development is offering the 2018 Books for the Alabama Black Belt campaign from Friday, Feb. 2 to Friday, Feb. 23.

January 24, 2018