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Student Teams Compete for $50k in Aldag Business Plan Competition

Students at The University of Alabama can turn their business ideas into realities by winning up to $50,000 in the Edward K. Aldag Jr. Business Plan Competition March 27 at the Bryant Conference Center.

February 5, 2018

The Super Fun Show Comes to UA

The University of Alabama’s Child Development Resources invites parents and children to its fourth annual lullaby concert Feb. 8 at the Child Development Research Center. This year’s concert will feature Shawn Brown’s “The Super Fun...

February 2, 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

UA Professor Uses NFL Experience to Prepare Students

Not all sports fans are suited for the business of sports. Just ask Melvin Lewis, former NFL professional turned professor. 

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

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

Dance Alabama! Hits the Road for K-12 School Events

For the second year, The University of Alabama student organization Dance Alabama! has joined forces with the Alabama State Council on the Arts as part of the Alabama Touring Artist Program.

January 31, 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

Proud UA Honors College Student says Capstone is Ivy League ‘Elite’

For someone who didn’t want to maintain the family tradition of attending The University of Alabama, 21-year-old senior honors college student Sam Ostrow has surely made a deeply imprinted mark at the Capstone.

January 30, 2018

Startup Weekend to Bring Tuscaloosa Innovators Together

Do you have an idea for a new product or a solution to a problem but don’t know how to get started or who to start with? Startup Weekend Tuscaloosa Feb. 23-25 is where those ideas...

January 30, 2018

Anthony Ray Hinton to Discuss Criminal Justice Reform at Colloquium

An Alabama death row exoneree will share his story of wrongful conviction and his decades-long journey to freedom Friday, Feb. 2, at The University of Alabama.

January 29, 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 Colleges Co-Sponsor Festival Spotlighting African Films

The sixth annual Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival, co-sponsored by two University of Alabama colleges, will be held Saturday, Feb. 3, at the Bama Theatre in downtown Tuscaloosa.

January 25, 2018

Job Skills, Financial Literacy Program Seeks Participants, Volunteers

Culverhouse LIFT staff with participant.

The Culverhouse Learning Initiative and Financial Training program is seeking student volunteers and community participants for its spring series of job and professional skill development programs.

January 25, 2018