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While children likely won’t rely on finger counting much past the second grade, the practice has evolutionary and neural backgrounds that could have implications for understanding a child’s aptitude for math, says a University...

March 22, 2018

UA Men Win Second Wheelchair Basketball National Championship

The University of Alabama’s men’s wheelchair basketball team capped its dominant 2018 season with a national championship, holding off the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, 69-65 in the National Intercollegiate Wheelchair Basketball Tournament final.

March 21, 2018

UA Adapted Athletics Set for Collegiate Classic

The University of Alabama wheelchair basketball teams will host their final regular season games Feb. 23-24 in the New College Life Track Collegiate Classic on the UA campus.

February 21, 2018

UA to Induct Three into Educator Hall of Fame

A pair of Tuscaloosa residents and an advocate for women’s collegiate athletics are among the 2018 inductees of The University of Alabama College of Education’s Hall of Fame.

February 16, 2018

UA Researcher Manages Teaching, Daughter’s Broadway Debut

For University of Alabama researcher Jamie Mills, there was some trepidation when she learned her daughter, Madalen Yarbrough Mills, was selected to play “Sophie” in the Broadway adaptation of the Jack Black movie, “School...

February 1, 2018

Lectures, Films Highlight Black History Month Activities

The University of Alabama’s Crossroads invites the campus and community to participate in events throughout February during Black History Month. The theme this year is “African Americans In Times Of War.”

February 1, 2018

UA CrossingPoints Graduate Reaches Ultimate Goal

Shortly after Cody Pope completed his second Summer Bridge at UA – a college-preparation program for individuals with intellectual disabilities – program coordinator Dr. Amy Williamson was convinced Pope could live independently.

January 25, 2018

UA Office to Promote International Family-Oriented Early Intervention Model

The University of Alabama College of Education has launched the Evidence-based International Early Intervention Office to promote an intervention model designed for children younger than 6 with disabilities and their families.

January 8, 2018

UA Study to Take ‘Deep Dive’ into Risk Factors for Veterans, Suicides

University of Alabama researchers, America’s Warrior Partnership and The Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation have partnered on a four-year, $2.9 million study to explore risk factors that contribute to suicides, early mortality and self-harm among military...

December 18, 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

McDaniel, UA Office to Expand Positive Behavior Services in Alabama

"Exciting" times are ahead for Dr. Sara McDaniel and the Alabama Positive Behavior Support Office, which has partnered with the Alabama Department of Education to expand its PBIS program.

December 6, 2017

Bros for Life: UA Undergrad, CrossingPoints Graduate Connect Through Football

Ivan Bailey and Brad Zizzi's friendship started with flag football. It then led to hunting, fishing and riding four-wheelers together at Brad’s parents’ house.

November 28, 2017

Renowned International Artist, UA Alum: ‘Sharing is Growth’

Acclaimed multi-medium artist and University of Alabama alumnus Fred “Nall” Hollis debuted a collection of etchings and other works Friday at UA.

October 13, 2017

UA Creates Accelerated Master’s Program for Math Education

The University of Alabama has created a new pathway to get the best and brightest minds into secondary mathematics teacher education.

September 21, 2017

Adapted Athletics Facility Named after Program’s Founders

Margaret Stran and Brent Hardin, pioneers of the University of Alabama’s Adapted Athletics program, were recently surprised to learn the new UA Adapted Athletics multipurpose facility will be named after them.

September 19, 2017