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PRWeek Names UA Junior Student of the Year

PRWeek has named University of Alabama junior Maret Montanari its 2018 Student of the Year.

March 23, 2018

IBM’s Former Brand, Marketing and Communication Leader to Give Talk

Former IBM senior vice president and chief brand officer Jon Iwata will deliver the annual Koten Lecture to UA students and faculty on March 29 in Reese Phifer 216.

March 22, 2018

UA to Host AEJMC Southeast Colloquium, Diversity Symposium

The College of Communication and Information Sciences will host both the 43rd annual AEJMC Southeast Colloquium and the ninth annual Discerning Diverse Voices Diversity Symposium March 8-10 on campus.

March 5, 2018

Black Warrior Film Festival Eyes the Future

The sixth annual Black Warrior Film Festival will take place at The University of Alabama’s Ferguson Center March 2-3. The festival seeks to celebrate the art of filmmaking and highlight emerging talent, encompassing this...

February 28, 2018

UA’s Ki Receives Grant to Study Effect of 2018 Olympics on Americans

Dr. Eyun-Jung Ki has secured two $15,000 grants from the Korean Foundation for International Cultural Exchange.

February 22, 2018

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