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UA Rural Medical Scholars Program Welcomes New Class

Ten students from rural Alabama who plan to become physicians practicing in rural communities in the state have been accepted into The University of Alabama’s Rural Medical Scholars Program for the 2018-19 academic year.

October 15, 2018

Independence and Self-Advocacy: CrossingPoints’ Mission Grows

With the right supports, people with intellectual disabilities can set and reach goals, including the goal of being successful in college.

October 15, 2018

Honors College Recognized by Main Street Alabama

Main Street Alabama has awarded The University of Alabama Honors College and Main Street Marion an Excellence in Public/Private Partnerships Award.

October 11, 2018

2018 Homecoming Court Elected

The 2018 University of Alabama Homecoming Court was selected in an Oct. 9 student election.

October 10, 2018

UA Engineers Develop Solution to Child Heat Deaths in Cars

A patent-pending device developed by University of Alabama researchers can alert a cell phone when a human or animal is inside a parked vehicle getting too hot. It monitors carbon dioxide levels from human...

October 8, 2018

Best Practices, Not Individual Preferences, Bring Job Satisfaction

Though employees may like their work to cater to their individual preferences, they are predictably more satisfied when the organizational culture matches a set of widely preferred characteristics that provide a fair, supportive and...

October 8, 2018

Economist and Adviser to Lyft Delivers Guest Lecture Oct. 12

John List, who is globally recognized for his innovative use of field experiments in economics and business, will give a talk on campus Oct. 12 as part of the Lowder Lecture Series.

October 5, 2018

Alabama’s Indigenous Past Focus of New UA Program

A new initiative launched by a team of University of Alabama cultural and research centers aims to showcase some of the most visible remains of the state of Alabama’s indigenous heritage.

October 4, 2018

UA Alumni Group Honors Faculty Members for Teaching for 2018

The University of Alabama National Alumni Association has announced the 2018 recipients of the University’s highest honor for excellence in teaching – the Outstanding Commitment to Teaching Awards.

October 3, 2018

UA College of Business Announces New Building Named for Hewson Family

The Culverhouse College of Business at The University of Alabama today announced plans for the construction of a new building to be named Hewson Hall in recognition of a previous $15 million gift from...

September 28, 2018

UA Celebrates the Unveiling of H.M. Comer

The University of Alabama College of Engineering officially celebrated the opening of the newly renovated H.M. Comer Hall with a ribbon cutting ceremony today.

September 28, 2018

Learning the Warning Signs

More than 20 UA special education majors are part of a pilot program in which they receive anti-bullying and suicide prevention training.

September 28, 2018

UA Professor to Advance U.S. Drought Monitoring and Prediction

With a NOAA grant from the UA Center for Complex Hydrosystems Research will help improve scientists’ ability to predict when and where our country is most at risk of drought.

September 27, 2018

College of Engineering Hosts E-Day to Inspire Students

The University of Alabama College of Engineering will host more than 1,000 students for a day dedicated to educating young students about the world of STEM.

September 26, 2018

Historian who Chronicled Black Panther Party’s Alabama Roots Featured

The University of Alabama’s Graduate History Association is hosting its 10th annual “Power and Struggle Conference” featuring prominent civil rights historian Dr. Hasan Kwame Jeffries as its keynote speaker.

September 25, 2018