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UA Professor to Lead Study of Nation’s Forests

Using satellite imagery and computer modeling, a research team led by The University of Alabama hopes to understand the future implications of the management of the nation’s forests.

August 18, 2017

Devising a Strategy for K-12 Education

Empowering future workforces hinges on improving education outcomes and solving the challenges that accompany the complex puzzle of funding, standards and curriculum.

August 10, 2017

Psychology Professor Earns National Early Career Award

The Gerontological Society of America has recognized Dr. Giyeon Kim for her research on mental health disparities between people of different races and ethnicities.

August 8, 2017

2 UA Professors Earn Fulbrights for International Research

Two University of Alabama professors -- Dr. Samantha Hansen and Dr. Gregory Starr -- will pursue work and research through the U.S. Fulbright Scholars Program in 2017 and 2018.

August 3, 2017

UA Political Science PhD Student Wins 1 of 23 National Fellowships

University of Alabama political science PhD candidate Cameryn Blackmore was named a 2017-18 APSA Minority Fellowship Program Fellow for the spring cycle by the American Political Science Association.

July 31, 2017

UA to Hold Commencement Exercise Aug. 5

The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercise Aug. 5 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

July 31, 2017

UA Grad Student Channels Love of Mysteries into Cyber Future

Sherlock Holmes’ witticisms, sharp intellect and investigative prowess have spawned many incarnations of the iconic fictional character. With each story, viewers and readers are immersed in the intricacies of detective work. For children like...

July 24, 2017

UA Astronomer Offers Safety Tips for Viewing Solar Eclipse

Astronomers at The University of Alabama urge people to view the phases of the Aug. 21 solar eclipse safely by not looking directly at the sun.

July 18, 2017

Devotion to National, Religious Symbol Alleviates Stress of Immigration

Mexican immigrants living in a rural Mississippi county and who are highly devoted to the Virgin of Guadalupe coped better with immigration-related stress than those less devoted to the religious, Mexican symbol, according to...

July 18, 2017

UA Clinic Provides Interventions for Autism Spectrum Disorders

Monica Finch checked every web site and read every book to prepare for a diagnosis she knew was coming.

July 10, 2017

Paul R. Jones Gallery Opens Exhibition on Memory

Roederick Vines, "Evening Stroll", acrylic on board.

The Paul R. Jones Gallery in downtown Tuscaloosa will open a new exhibition, “Collected Memory,” Friday, July 7.

June 29, 2017

UA Professor, Students Create Media Camp for Underrepresented Girls

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – A group of University of Alabama students from various majors have developed a media summer camp for young girls in Tuscaloosa County. The Druid City Girls Media Camp will be held on...

June 21, 2017

UA Professor’s ‘PhotoVoices’ Project Receives $25,000 NEA Grant

A project by a University of Alabama professor has received a $25,000 “Our Town” grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

June 12, 2017

UA Alumna Creates ‘Artificial Pancreas,’ Open-Source Blueprint

A drop in blood glucose levels in the middle of the night can increase the risk of hypoglycemia, which can cause a range of symptoms that can linger throughout an entire morning.

June 12, 2017

Ancient Clam Species Named for Emeritus Geology Professor

Two European scientists recently named an ancient chemosynthetic clam after Dr. Paul Aharon, professor emeritus of geological sciences.

June 1, 2017