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CCN Receives Grant to Counter Opioid Abuse in Walker County

The Capstone Rural Health Center recently received the state of Alabama’s only grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration to increase access to substance abuse prevention...

May 30, 2019

Lippe Wins HPNA New Investigator Award

Dr. Megan Pfitzinger Lippe, assistant professor and simulation specialist at UA’s Capstone College of Nursing, recently received the Hospice & Palliative Nurses Association’s New Investigator Award.

April 30, 2019

UA to Hold Spring Commencement Exercises May 3-5

The University of Alabama will hold its spring commencement exercises beginning Friday, May 3, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

April 29, 2019

UA to Celebrate Research, Creative Activity by UA Faculty

Members of The University of Alabama faculty will be honored for their research and creative contributions at the upcoming Faculty Research Day.

April 10, 2019

CCN to Create Vital Learning Opportunities with Nursing Kid

The University of Alabama’s Capstone College of Nursing will soon add a new, childlike member to its team to prepare future nurses to care for pediatric patients.

April 9, 2019

With a Baby and Full-Time Job, Nursing Student Still Graduates with 4.0

When Gadsden native Kiari Kinnie walks across UA’s commencement stage in May to receive her bachelor’s degree in nursing, she’ll leave behind four of the most challenging and transformative years of her life.

April 2, 2019

UA Students Highlight Research, Creativity during Annual Conference

Nearly 500 undergraduate students at The University of Alabama are highlighting their research and creative projects during the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference March 27.

March 22, 2019

CCN’s Mumba Wins SNRS Early Science Investigator Award

Dr. Mercy Mumba, assistant professor in UA’s Capstone College of Nursing, was recently honored with the Southern Nursing Research Society’s Early Science Investigator Award.

January 24, 2019

A Nurse’s Role

As the epidemic continues to grip the nation, the need for more health care professionals to combat addiction and substance abuse disorders is paramount, according to UA research.

January 23, 2019

UA to Hold Fall Commencement Exercises Dec. 15

The University of Alabama will hold its fall commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 15, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

December 6, 2018

UA Researchers Recognized for First Awards

More than 80 members of the faculty and staff were honored for receiving their first externally funded research award at The University of Alabama during the past academic year.

November 8, 2018

High-Achieving Freshman Class, Graduate School Growth Highlight UA Enrollment

A talented freshman class that includes more than 180 incoming National Merit Scholars headlines The University of Alabama’s enrollment numbers for fall 2018.

September 13, 2018

UA Kicks Off Flu Shot Campaign

The annual flu shot campaign kicks off Sept. 12 and continues through late November with free flu shots provided at locations across campus.

September 6, 2018

UA Alumna, Miss D.C. Proudly Carrying Flag for Women in Tech

Allison Farris, who was crowned Miss District of Columbia earlier this year, earned undergraduate and graduate degrees in management information systems at UA and has worked as a software developer for Microsoft for three...

September 4, 2018

UA, UAH Introduce State’s First Joint Nursing Science Ph.D. Program

The University of Alabama’s Capstone College of Nursing and The University of Alabama in Huntsville’s College of Nursing will collaborate to provide the first online Nursing Science Ph.D. program in the state of Alabama.

August 30, 2018