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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

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