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UA Researchers Examining Parkinson’s Resilience

Research underway at The University of Alabama, supported by the National Institutes of Health, hopes to identify factors and methods through which individuals are either resilient or susceptible to the neurodegeneration in the brain...

August 1, 2018

Capstone College of Nursing Named Center of Excellence

The University of Alabama’s Capstone College of Nursing was selected recently as a National League for Nursing Center of Excellence, a designation that was given to only 16 nursing programs nationwide.

July 31, 2018

Hewson Stock Gift to University of Alabama is Largest in UA History

Marillyn A. Hewson, chairman, president and CEO of Lockheed Martin Corp., and her husband, James, have made a gift of $15 million to The University of Alabama to benefit the Culverhouse College of Business.

July 30, 2018

UA to Hold Summer Commencement Aug. 4

The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercise Saturday, Aug. 4, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

July 30, 2018

UA Hosts First Collaborative Conference for RISE Programs

The University of Alabama’s RISE Program is hosting a two-day conference with 30 directors, therapists and teachers from other RISE centers from around the nation to collaborate for the first time.

July 26, 2018

There’s More to Inspire

Alexi Bolton isn’t yet sure of her postgraduate future – she’ll receive bachelor’s degrees in social work and marketing in May 2019 – but she knows she hopes her nonprofit arts camp for children...

July 25, 2018

UA Doctoral Student Headlining 50th International Horn Symposium

Joshua Williams, first-place winner of last year’s International Horn Competition of America, will be a featured artist at the 50th International Horn Society Summer Symposium in Muncie, Indiana, July 30 through Aug. 5.

July 24, 2018

Nursing Grants Aim to Promote Diversity, Nursing Education

As a result of two grant proposals to the Health Resources and Services Administration, UA’s Capstone College of Nursing will receive funding totaling more than $1 million..

July 19, 2018

Two UA Students Selected for Critical Language Scholarships

Two UA students have earned Critical Language Scholarships for the 2018-19 term and will travel to South Korea and Kyrgyzstan.

July 19, 2018

The Earlier the Better

Findings from UA research suggest earlier interventions and ones designed to address developing social skills are more likely to be successful in helping address youth aggression and peer victimization in children.

July 18, 2018

2018 Alabama Business Hall of Fame Inductees Named

The University of Alabama Culverhouse College of Business announced seven business professionals to be inducted into the Alabama Business Hall of Fame for 2018.

July 18, 2018

UA Dance Students to Perform in Edinburgh Festival

The Yonder Contemporary Dance Company, a collective in The University of Alabama’s department of theatre and dance, will present a 50-minute concert titled “IRL” during the 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe in Scotland.

July 17, 2018

UA Professors Help in Discovery of Potential Cosmic Ray Source

Three professors at The University of Alabama are part of an international team of scientists who found evidence of the source of tiny cosmic particles, known as neutrinos, a discovery that opens the door...

July 12, 2018

‘It Makes Me a Better Coach’

Kiara Williams is one of a dozen UA students who served as swim instructors and enrichment teachers for Swim to The Top, an annual, month-long program that combines swim lessons, education enrichment and physical...

July 10, 2018

Microscopic Battle

Though 1,000 times smaller than a human hair’s width, Andhra, and other viruses like her, could prove vital as researchers seek new approaches in fighting antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

July 9, 2018