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UA Students Raise More Than $248,000 for Children’s of Alabama

The University of Alabama Dance Marathon raised $248,796 over the past year for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital at Children’s of Alabama.

February 25, 2019

100 Alabama Miles Challenge Inspires Alabamians to Get Outside

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A statewide program encouraging all Alabamians to live a more active and healthy lifestyle begins its 2019 season with a kickoff event March 2 in Birmingham's Railroad Park.

February 20, 2019

Nonprofits Benefit from UA’s Student-Run Communications Firm

Capstone Agency, The University of Alabama’s nationally affiliated, student-run communications firm, recently held its third annual CreateAthon.

February 14, 2019

UA: A Top Producer of Fulbright Students

For the third time in four years, The University of Alabama was recognized as a Fulbright Top Producing Institution.

February 12, 2019

UA Autism Outreach Expands with New Lunch-and-Learn Event

The West Alabama Regional Autism Network at The University of Alabama will hold “Autism 101,” its first community outreach event for 2019, Feb. 12.

February 7, 2019

Tuscaloosa-Area Business Incubator, Accelerator to Open Feb. 6

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The EDGE, a high-tech facility designed to support entrepreneurial collaboration and innovation in west Alabama, will have its grand opening Wednesday, Feb. 6.

January 31, 2019

UA, AARP Partner to Study Needs of Alabama’s Older Military Vets

The University of Alabama Office for Military Families and Veterans is partnering with AARP Alabama to assess the needs of the state's older military veterans to develop and deliver outreach and educational interventions.

January 30, 2019

UA Drive Gathers Books for Students in Black Belt

The University of Alabama Center for Economic Development will hold its 14th Books for the Alabama Black Belt drive from Monday, Jan. 21, to Monday, Feb. 18.

January 18, 2019

UA to Expand its MLK Celebration

The University of Alabama is gearing up to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day like never before.

January 14, 2019

Sign Language Theatre Troupe Performs at UA

Sunshine 2.0, a professional traveling theatre troupe that uses American sign language as well as vocals to perform for deaf and hard-of-hearing children and adults, will perform at The University of Alabama’s Ferguson Center...

January 8, 2019

In the Lab: UA Students Help Inspire Next Wave of Scientists

Akshay Narkhede has other research foci in Rao’s lab, but on this day, he’s focused on duplicating hydrogels to demonstrate to several young, curious shadows: high school seniors in a day-long immersion of hands-on...

January 7, 2019

UA REACH Employees Travel West to Make Holiday Delivery

The employees of The University of Alabama’s REACH Program took full advantage of the spirit of the season by giving back to a man and his family who have meant so much to them...

December 17, 2018

Gospel Singer, Journalist Highlight Realizing the Dream Events

Pastor Marvin Sapp, award-winning Gospel singer and songwriter, is the featured performer for the 2019 Realizing the Dream Concert Jan. 20. Journalist and author Byron Pitts will be the Legacy Awards Banquet speaker.

December 14, 2018

RISE Bell Choir Brings Good Cheer to Capstone Village Residents

The RISE Center's children bell choir performed for the residents of Capstone Village luxury retirement home the morning of Dec. 11.

December 14, 2018

Grant to Fund UA Study of Dementia Caregiver Support App

The national Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has funded a joint project between The University of Alabama and Florida International University to test the efficacy of a web and mobile application designed for...

December 10, 2018