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UA Welcomes More than 20 Cuban Scholars, Artists for Cuba Week

Photo by Chip Cooper

The University of Alabama’s Cuba Week kicks off Monday, Oct. 24 at 8:30 a.m. at Bryant-Jordan Hall on the UA campus.

October 14, 2016

Town Hall Meeting with Sen. Shelby Oct. 24 Canceled

U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby’s town hall visit has been canceled. The lecture, which was originally scheduled for Oct. 24 as a part of the Blount Speaker Series, may be rescheduled for a later...

October 13, 2016

Gladney Lecturer at UA Speaks on KKK Lawsuit

Laurence Leamer, a New York Times bestselling author, will present the 13th Rose Gladney Lecture on Justice and Social Change at The University of Alabama at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, in Gorgas...

October 12, 2016

UA Faculty Selected to Participate in SECU Program

Ten faculty members at The University of Alabama will take part in the 2016-17 Southeastern Conference Faculty Travel Program, which provides travel support and encourages collaboration among colleagues at other SEC member institutions.

October 12, 2016

Mills Lecturer at UA to Speak on Art, Technology Entrepreneurship

Doug McCraw, art collector and founder of the Fort Lauderdale, Florida, arts district FATVillage, will discuss “The Creative Entrepreneur: The Nexus of Art and Technology” during the Helen Crow Mills and John Carroll Mills...

October 12, 2016

UA’s Huxford Symphony Orchestra to Perform Oct. 13

The University of Alabama School of Music's Huxford Symphony Orchestra will perform in its second concert of the 2016-2017 season Thursday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m. at the Moody Music Building Concert Hall.

October 10, 2016

UA Department of Communicative Disorders to Give Free Hearing Exams with “Hear Here Alabama” truck

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The University of Alabama’s department of communicative disorders is providing free hearing screenings to students, faculty and staff on Oct. 13. From 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., the […]

October 7, 2016

UA Alumni Group Honors Faculty Members for Teaching

The University of Alabama National Alumni Association has announced the 2016 recipients of the University’s highest honor for excellence in teaching – the Outstanding Commitment to Teaching Awards.

October 5, 2016

Titanic Explorer Robert Ballard Comes to UA

"The R.M.S. Titanic on the ocean floor" by Ken Marschall at, courtesy of National Geographic.

Noted oceanographer Dr. Robert Ballard will present a lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, at the Sellers Auditorium at the Bryant Conference Center on The University of Alabama campus.

October 4, 2016

Broadway Producer to Present UA Lecture on Musicals

Jack Viertel

Noted theatrical producer Jack Viertel, who has shepherded numerous shows to Broadway including “The Piano Lesson,” “Angels in America,” “City of Angels” and “M. Butterfly,” will speak about “The Secret Life of the American...

October 4, 2016

A Helpful Roll

University of Alabama researchers use a mobile clinic to help identify those with hearing loss. They discovered that general health problems, including diabetes and cardiovascular issues, are often associated with hearing loss.

October 3, 2016

Hamlet on Jazz at UA

Hamlet is an age-old Shakespearean tale of revenge, betrayal, ghosts, incest, depression and murder. If that wasn’t enough to hold the interest of modern audiences of this more than 400-year-old legendary play, what if...

October 3, 2016

UA Professor Receives Highest Award in Geosciences

Dr. Nick Tew at Moraine Lake

The American Geosciences Institute recently announced that Dr. Berry H. “Nick” Tew Jr., the state geologist of Alabama and the director of The University of Alabama’s Center for Sedimentary Basin Studies, has received the...

September 29, 2016

UA Gallery Features Photographs of American Landscapes

"Abandoned along the Interstate" by Ines Schaefer

The photography of Ines Schaefer will be displayed from Friday, Oct. 7, to Friday, Oct. 28, at The University of Alabama Gallery in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center in downtown Tuscaloosa.

September 28, 2016

Science Writer to Discuss Evolution in UA’s ALLELE Series

Carl Zimmer

Award-winning author and science journalist Carl Zimmer will be on campus Thursday, Oct. 6, to talk about the global impact of human evolution at the 11th Alabama Lectures on Life’s Evolution, or ALLELE, seminar...

September 28, 2016