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UA Helping Fabricate Protection for Health Care Workers

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The University of Alabama community has come together to help provide 3D printed personal protective equipment, or PPE, for health care workers locally and in the region.

April 2, 2020

Aldag Business Competition Moved Online

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The University of Alabama’s annual celebration of entrepreneurship and innovation, the Edward K. Aldag, Jr. Business Plan Competition, is moving online.

April 2, 2020

UA ACCESS Support Center Offers Free Online Courses to Grades 7-12

The UA ACCESS Support Center, in collaboration with the Alabama State Department of Education, is offering free online courses to all students in grades 7-12 in the state.

April 2, 2020

Statistics Professor Chosen as UA’s SEC Achievement Award Winner

The Southeastern Conference announced that Dr. Subha Chakraborti, professor of statistics and Morrow Faculty Excellence Fellow, is the 2020 SEC Faculty Achievement Award winner for The University of Alabama.

March 31, 2020

UA Graduate School Temporarily Waives Test Score Requirements

To better accommodate applicants to UA’s Graduate School, UA will temporarily waive admission and language tests score requirements for the summer and fall 2020 semesters as well the spring 2021 semester.

March 30, 2020

UA to Study How Emotions Impact Behavior to COVID-19 Pandemic

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A psychology researcher at The University of Alabama was awarded a federal grant to study how people’s emotions influence their response to the spread of the novel coronavirus.

March 30, 2020

Tips for Distance Learning

As UA students prepare to resume the spring semester next week, some will face a new set of challenges by taking courses online for the first time.

March 27, 2020

UA Experts Available to Discuss Issues Around K-12 School Closures

Faculty at The University of Alabama are available to discuss aspects of continuing the school year remotely across the state.

March 26, 2020

How Students Can Cope with Stress Amid COVID-19

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As details emerge and continue to change with COVID-19, it’s important to manage stress during this unprecedented crisis.

March 25, 2020

Concern for Students Driving Creative Solutions to Continuing Semester

As UA moves to remote instruction to finish the semester, the faculty has kept student needs at the forefront of decision making.

March 25, 2020

With Schools Out, Parents Encouraged to Help Learning Continue


Parents are crucial in maintaining a routine and engaging children in educational activities.

March 24, 2020

Tips for Teaching Online

As UA shifts to distance learning for the foreseeable future to combat the spread of COVID-19, some faculty will be called to teach courses online for the first time.

March 24, 2020

Student Spring Break Extended Until March 30 as UA Transitions to Remote Learning

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

After Friday, March 13, UA will extend spring break for students through Sunday, March 29, to allow additional time for instructors to transition to alternative teaching resources. Remote instruction will resume Monday, March 30....

March 12, 2020

UA to Host Opioid Overdose Training, Free Narcan Kit Giveaways

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A March 25 community event at The University of Alabama will provide free Narcan kits and training on how to administer the opioid overdose reversal drug.

March 12, 2020

Band Member to Fulfill Lifelong Dream with Bama Blitz Support

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Marley Perry attended the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade the first time as a kid. This fall, with the public's help, she’ll get to experience the magic again, this time as a performer in the...

March 12, 2020