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Ross Wins Berger Award for Exemplary Leadership

The UA Department of Advertising and Public Relations established the Bruce K. Berger Award in 2013 to honor one graduate student in the advertising and public relations Master of Arts program for exemplary leadership....

February 16, 2018

Harris Named Recipient of Cason Award in Nonfiction Writing

Dr. Trudier Harris, author and distinguished research professor of The University of Alabama department of English, has been selected as the 2018 winner of the Clarence E. Cason Award.

February 16, 2018

UA Announces Winner of 2018 Clarence Cason Award

Dr. Trudier Harris, author and distinguished research professor of The University of Alabama department of English, has been selected as the 2018 winner of the Clarence E. Cason Award in Nonfiction Writing.

February 16, 2018

UA’s Capstone Agency to hold Second CreateAthon

The University of Alabama's nationally affiliated, student-run communications firm, Capstone Agency, will host CreateAthon, a 24-hour marathon of creating pro-bono communication strategies for local nonprofit organizations.

February 12, 2018

School Librarians in Black Belt Encouraged to Apply for Free Books

The University of Alabama’s School of Library and Information Studies will award over $12,000 in new children’s and young adult books to school libraries in the Black Belt region of the state as well...

February 2, 2018

Student Wishes Upon an Internship, Dreams of Disney

After an internship at Disney during fall and spring of the 2015-16 academic year, Mary Kathryn Poe decided it was where she wanted to end up after she finished her college education. It wasn’t...

February 1, 2018

Communicating with Rural Populations during Severe Weather

The University of Alabama's Dr. Cory Armstrong has been awarded a research grant from the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium for an examination of risk perception and behavioral intention in rural and urban communities in...

January 30, 2018

UA’s Advertising, PR Program is Top Five Again

UA's department of advertising and public relations has been named a top-five finalist in PRWeek's Outstanding Education Program for the eighth time in the department's history.

December 14, 2017

It’s a Long Race: UA Senior Eager to Begin Career After Late Start

Anthony Reed had just finished the welding program at a nearby community college when advisers told him he had potential for more.

December 13, 2017

UA to Hold Winter Commencement Exercises Dec. 16

The University of Alabama will hold its winter commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 16, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

December 11, 2017

Faculty Awarded NOAA Grant to Improve Tornado Warnings for Deaf

Drs. Jason Senkbeil and Darrin Griffin have been awarded a grant of over $250,000 to study how tornado warnings can be improved and better comprehended by the Deaf, Blind and Deaf-Blind.

December 5, 2017

UA Student Magazine Wins Four National Honors

UA's student-produced, international travel magazine Alpine Living has won a total of four national awards for both its full-gloss magazine and its corresponding website.

December 1, 2017

UA Dance Group Previews Edinburgh Fringe Offering

Yonder Contemporary Dance Company will debut a piece titled “IRL” at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, at Morgan Auditorium. The performance is free and open to the public. Yonder is comprised of University of...

November 28, 2017

C&IS Students Raise $135,000 to Feed Hungry Children

Students from the College of Communication and Information Sciences have raised more than $135,000 for Secret Meals for Hungry Children over the course of 13 semesters.

November 27, 2017

Holt Wins Speak Off; Six Finalists Eligible to Compete for $10,000 Prize

UA Student Christian Holt won first place at the 2017 Speak Off, a public speaking competition hosted by the College of Communication and Information Sciences.

November 9, 2017