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Educated Guesses: Predictions for 2017

For the 36th consecutive year, The University of Alabama’s Office of Media Relations offers predictions from faculty experts for the coming year.

December 19, 2016

Franklin, Quiñones Headline Realizing the Dream Events at UA

Legendary gospel artist Kirk Franklin will headline the 2017 Realizing the Dream Concert at The University of Alabama’s Moody Music Concert Hall on Jan. 15 at 7:30 p.m. John Quiñones, a veteran ABC news...

December 16, 2016

Two Artists Showcase Sculpture, Photography at UA Gallery

"Ridge Line," Pamela Venz. Van Dyke print on paper 20" x 32"

The artwork of husband-and-wife duo James Rodger Alexander and Pamela Ann Venz will be on display from Thursday, Jan. 5, to Monday, Jan. 30, at The University of Alabama Gallery in the Dinah Washington...

December 14, 2016

Weber quote

“He (R2D2) was hard to pick up. It was like trying to carry a 55-gallon drum. It was heavy and smooth and there was nothing to hold onto. We just […]

December 13, 2016

UA Offers Creative Writing Club for Teens

The University of Alabama invites local high school students — freshmen through seniors — to sign up for the Spring 2017 Creative Writing Club.

December 5, 2016

UA to Hold its Winter Commencement Exercises

The University of Alabama will hold its winter commencement exercises Dec. 10 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

December 2, 2016

UA Mock Trial Team Wins First Place in Tournament

The University of Alabama Mock Trial Team came out on top at the Mid-South Invitational event recently in Nashville, Tennessee.

December 1, 2016

UA Scientist Named AAAS Fellow

The world’s largest general scientific society, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, elected a University of Alabama scientist to the rank of Fellow.

November 21, 2016

UA Professor Elected to Prestigious Antiquarian Society

Dr. Ian Brown, professor and chair of the department of anthropology at The University of Alabama, was recently elected to The Society of Antiquaries of London—the oldest and most prestigious association for antiquarian studies...

November 21, 2016

“Freedom and Fire!: A Civil War Story”

Five days before the war ends, The University of Alabama’s campus is obliterated. A trio of scholars set out to tell the old story in a new way.

November 21, 2016

UA’s Paul Jones Gallery Features K-12 Artists from Tuscaloosa

Students from Tuscaloosa Magnet Middle School and University Place Elementary School will display their artwork at The University of Alabama’s Paul R. Jones Gallery of Art from Nov. 22 to Dec. 21 as part...

November 18, 2016

UA Couple Each Win Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Jim Knight, a professor emeritus of anthropology at The University of Alabama, and his wife Dr. Judith Knight, were each awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Southeastern Archaeological Conference for their decades...

November 14, 2016

UA Astronomy to Host Supermoon Viewing Event

The University of Alabama’s department of physics and astronomy will hold a public viewing of the “supermoon” that will be visible Nov. 14.

November 11, 2016

Panitch Wins UA’s Blackmon-Moody Award

Seth Panitch, professor of acting in The University of Alabama’s department of theatre and dance, has earned the 2016 Blackmon-Moody Outstanding Professor Award.

November 7, 2016