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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

UA Office to Promote International Family-Oriented Early Intervention Model

The University of Alabama College of Education has launched the Evidence-based International Early Intervention Office to promote an intervention model designed for children younger than 6 with disabilities and their families.

January 8, 2018

Elementary Students to Showcase Art at UA’s Paul R. Jones Museum

David (Oggi) Ogburn, Cheryl Lynn. Gelatin silver print.

Fifteen students from Arcadia Elementary School will display their artwork alongside pieces from the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art at The University of Alabama’s Paul R. Jones Museum from Jan. 10 to...

January 3, 2018

Music Student Becomes Capstone Village’s Own Artist in Residence

A pilot program brings together a doctoral student and residents of the on-campus retirement community. The common bond? Love of beautiful music.

December 13, 2017

McDaniel, UA Office to Expand Positive Behavior Services in Alabama

"Exciting" times are ahead for Dr. Sara McDaniel and the Alabama Positive Behavior Support Office, which has partnered with the Alabama Department of Education to expand its PBIS program.

December 6, 2017

School of Music Presents 48th Annual ‘Hilaritas’ Christmas Concert

The University of Alabama School of Music is hosting its 48th annual Christmas concert, “Hilaritas.” The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Moody Concert Hall with an encore performance...

December 1, 2017

Students Help Salvation Army With Innovative Software

By Adam Jones With the millions of letters he receives each year, let’s hope old Saint Nick has something this nifty. A senior project by three computer science students at […]

December 1, 2017

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