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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 Pioneer Named 2017 Blackmon-Moody Award Winner

Dr. Brent Hardin, director and co-founder of The University of Alabama’s Adapted Athletics Program, has been named the 2017 recipient of the Frederick Moody Blackmon-Sarah McCorkle Moody Outstanding Professor Award.

November 14, 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

For This Busy Veteran, New College LifeTrack a Perfect Fit

LifeTrack started in 1973 as part of a movement on campus called “University Without Walls.” The focus of the program was to get people out of the classroom, into experiential learning and critical thinking.

November 10, 2017

Holt Wins Speak Off; Six Finalists Eligible to Compete for $10,000 Prize

UA Student Christian Holt won first place at the 2017 Speak Off, a public speaking competition hosted by the College of Communication and Information Sciences.

November 9, 2017

UA Alumnus, Late Air Force Vet Honored with Bronzed Memorial

Mark Forester’s bravery and valor are now commemorated with a bronzed bust of his likeness on UA’s campus.

November 8, 2017

Accolades for Nov. 2, 2017

Honors and awards earned by the faculty, staff and retirees of The University of Alabama.

November 2, 2017

Go Bama! Go Beyond! Students Share Volunteer Experiences

Two students share their experience spending fall break doing disaster relief in Houston.

November 2, 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

Pre-Med Student Completes ‘Ironman World Championship’ Triathlon

On Oct. 14 in Hawaii, 13 hours and 49 minutes after starting the 140.6-mile Ironman World Championship triathlon, Lambert, a 21-year-old senior pre-med exercise science major at UA, crossed the finish line.

November 1, 2017

Ensemble to Perform ‘Born to Be Wild’ with Steppenwolf Keyboardist

On Friday, Nov. 3, Steppenwolf keyboardist and University of Alabama instructor of music administration Michael Wilk will join the UA Horn Studio to perform a special rendition of the band's 1968 worldwide hit “Born...

October 31, 2017

Mortar Board Chapter Wins National Gold Torch Honor

The Gold Torch is a national distinction conferred annually upon the most outstanding chapters of Mortar Board.

October 27, 2017

UA Named Regional Autism Network Site

The Alabama Department of Mental Health recently named The University of Alabama a Regional Autism Network site.

October 25, 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

Therapy Dogs Bring Warm Fuzzies to Capstone Village Residents

Every Thursday afternoon in October, therapy dogs from Hand in Paw, a Birmingham-based animal assisted therapy nonprofit, pay a visit to the residents of Capstone Village to lift their spirits and improve their well-being.

October 24, 2017