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NASA, UA Strengthen Relationship for Work on In-Space Manufacturing

A signed agreement on paper between NASA and The University of Alabama rests on a conference table.

An agreement between The University of Alabama and NASA will enhance inventive research assisting space exploration and strengthening education of tomorrow’s aerospace workforce.

November 8, 2019

Senate Confirms UA Graduate to Lead US Strategic Command

The U.S. Senate has confirmed a University of Alabama graduate to head the U.S. Strategic Command.

November 5, 2019

UA Part of Tornado Research Project in Alabama

A meteorlogist points to a large screen displaying weather radar information while another scientist looks on.

Students at The University of Alabama will observe nearby volunteer households to record how people react to severe weather events as part of research across the Southeast on tornadoes.

October 9, 2019

Researchers Develop Tool to Diagnose Dying Forests

Dried leaves appear orange on a tree branch.

Predicting if droughts and heat waves will kill a forest is difficult, but new work involving an engineering researcher at The University of Alabama could help spot problems early to mitigate risks and possibly...

October 7, 2019

UA Engineering Hosts Annual E-Day

UA students talk with prospective students outside of a campus building.

The University of Alabama College of Engineering will soon host E-Day, an open house for prospective students that explores the many opportunities the College has to offer.

September 19, 2019

New UA Degree Mixes Music, Engineering

Two men talk while sitting at a table in a campus recording studio.

The musical audio engineering degree offers a balance between two disciplines to prepare students for careers involving technical aspects of music.

September 12, 2019

CARI Announces Inaugural Fellows and Campuswide Initiatives

The inaugural class of CARI Faculty Fellows.

The University of Alabama’s Collaborative Arts Research Initiative, a new incubator for interdisciplinary, arts-focused research, has announced its inaugural faculty fellows and several campuswide initiatives.

September 5, 2019

UA Researchers Continue Groundbreaking Work in Greenland

A PistenBully tows a flat radar on the baren, white ice of Greenland.

For the second consecutive year, a team of researchers from The University of Alabama traveled to the Arctic Circle to help unveil ancient climate history and provide perspectives on improving climate models.

August 28, 2019

Computer Science Professor Tapped to Direct Cyber Initiatives

Computer science professor Dr. Jeffrey Carver poses for a photo.

Dr. Jeffrey Carver, professor of computer science, has been named the chair of UA cyber initiatives.

August 22, 2019

Two UA Technologies Part of National Start-Up Program

Researchers in a lab hold a small device while discussing it.

Two innovative projects at The University of Alabama are part of a national program aimed to help take technology from the lab to the market.

August 16, 2019

Randall Outstanding Undergrad Research Awards Recognize Innovation

Students pose with administrators to show off their Randall Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award plaques.

The Randall Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award Program recognizes the best research activity conducted by undergraduate students at The University of Alabama.

August 8, 2019

UA to Hold Summer Commencement Exercise Aug. 3

University students prepare for the start of commencement

The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercise Saturday, Aug. 3, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

July 26, 2019

UA to Lead Study on Irrigation-Fed Farming Impacts in Deep South

Dr. Moradkhani

Unique research led by The University of Alabama will study whether more irrigation-fed farms in the Deep South could lead to a more robust agriculture industry, possibly becoming an even greater economic engine.

July 25, 2019

UA Faculty, Staff Help College-Prep Campers Explore Possibilities

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For the UA Early College staff members tasked with planning and operating the annual Leaders Exploring Academic Possibilities camp, their first signal of success was a successful pilot 2016 and immediate addition of a...

July 2, 2019

Independence Day Brings More Traffic Fatalities

During the past five years, the five days around the Fourth of July averaged three fatal crashes a day, 29% higher than the average of fatal crashes per day the rest of the year,...

July 1, 2019