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Powder-Puff Football Fundraiser Supports SAFE Center

The SGA recently held a 12-team powder-puff football tournament to raise money for the construction of the Tuscaloosa SAFE (Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner) Center, a new medical facility coming to the city that will...

November 27, 2017

UA Defeats Auburn, Sets All-Time Record in Food Drive

More than 260,000 pounds of food was collected by The University of Alabama in this year’s Beat Auburn Beat Hunger food drive, far surpassing last year’s total of 150,332 pounds.

November 16, 2017

UA to Launch Inaugural Crowdfunding Campaign

An inaugural crowdfunding campaign at The University of Alabama will aim to raise $40,000 to fund an entire section of new instruments for the Million Dollar Band.

November 16, 2017

UA Unified Football Team Falls to Ole Miss

The University of Mississippi’s Special Olympics College Unified football team defeated The University of Alabama 51-27 Sunday at the UA Rec fields.

November 13, 2017

Grant Funds UA Programs Helping Alabama’s Children

The Alabama Department of Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention has awarded $1,134,400 in funding for programs aimed at educating communities about child abuse and neglect and implementing innovative approaches to prevent it. Among the...

November 2, 2017

UA’s Impact on Computer Science in K-12 Continues with Google’s Help

More than 70 high school teachers from across Alabama will participate in a two-day computer science workshop Oct. 27-28 at The University of Alabama.

October 24, 2017

DOJ Grant to Help UA, State Combat Human Trafficking

The University of Alabama’s School of Social Work has been awarded a $1.35 million grant from the United States Department of Justice to improve outcomes of Alabama youths who are victims of human sex...

October 18, 2017

UA Helps Create ‘Unique Bend’ on Economic Development

The University of Alabama has partnered with two Alabama cities to create entrepreneurial hubs and spark tech business growth.

October 16, 2017

$100 Day Helps Children’s of Birmingham

Dance Marathon's $100 Day benefits Children's of Birmingham.

September 19, 2017

Albright Named to Governor’s Council on Opioid Overdoses, Addiction

Gov. Kay Ivey has appointed Dr. David L. Albright, associate professor and Hill Crest Foundation Endowed Chair in Mental Health in The University of Alabama School of Social Work, to serve on the Alabama...

September 12, 2017

Sweet! Get Free Candy and Glasses During Solar Eclipse

The University of Alabama Libraries will celebrate the solar eclipse on Aug. 21 with free giveaways at four of its five branches. The event, “Experience the Solar Eclipse,” will be […]

August 16, 2017

‘It’s a Deep and Unique Brotherhood’

University of Alabama student and Army veteran Brady Copeland struck a friendship with WWII veteran Marvin Johnson and later aided in his recovery following hip surgery.

August 14, 2017

Devising a Strategy for K-12 Education

Empowering future workforces hinges on improving education outcomes and solving the challenges that accompany the complex puzzle of funding, standards and curriculum.

August 10, 2017

Honors College Transforms Communities through Action Programs

The University of Alabama’s Honors College continues as a transformative force in West Alabama through its Alabama Action, Outdoor Action, Black Belt Action and Health Action programs. The service projects in Tuscaloosa, Marion and...

August 8, 2017

UA Grad Students Help Train Haitian Teachers

Students from The University of Alabama College of Education helped lead teacher professional development in two communities in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

July 28, 2017