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From FBI to Walt Disney to Freelance, UA Alumna’s Career Soars

An FBI internship led Huntsville native Laci Jordan to a creative career she had never imagined for herself.

September 14, 2018

UA Alumna Jody Singer Named Director of Marshall Space Flight Center

University of Alabama alumna Jody Singer has been named director of NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, becoming the first woman to assume the role in the center’s history.

September 13, 2018

High-Achieving Freshman Class, Graduate School Growth Highlight UA Enrollment

A talented freshman class that includes more than 180 incoming National Merit Scholars headlines The University of Alabama’s enrollment numbers for fall 2018.

September 13, 2018

Expert to Give ‘Apocalypse Illuminated’ Lecture

Dr. Richard K. Emmerson, dean emeritus of the school of liberal arts at Manhattan College, will provide artistic insight into the imagery of the book of the Apocalypse, also known as the Biblical book...

September 7, 2018

Printing a Military Advantage

University of Alabama researchers are examining how a new 3-D printing technology could be used by the military.

September 6, 2018

UA Kicks Off Flu Shot Campaign

The annual flu shot campaign kicks off Sept. 12 and continues through late November with free flu shots provided at locations across campus.

September 6, 2018

UA’s RISE Center Hosts BUY for RISE Fundraiser

The University of Alabama's RISE Center will host its annual Buy for RISE fundraiser Sept. 14-15.

September 5, 2018

UA to Host State College Fair for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities

Post-secondary education opportunities are growing for individuals with intellectual disabilities, and a new summit at The University of Alabama aims to increase awareness of the programs across the state of Alabama.

September 4, 2018

UA Alumna, Miss D.C. Proudly Carrying Flag for Women in Tech

Allison Farris, who was crowned Miss District of Columbia earlier this year, earned undergraduate and graduate degrees in management information systems at UA and has worked as a software developer for Microsoft for three...

September 4, 2018

Registration Open for Culverhouse LIFT Job Skills Training Program

Free job skills and financial literacy training sessions will soon be available to West Alabama adults, including veterans, and teens through The University of Alabama's business college.

August 31, 2018

UA, UAH Introduce State’s First Joint Nursing Science Ph.D. Program

The University of Alabama’s Capstone College of Nursing and The University of Alabama in Huntsville’s College of Nursing will collaborate to provide the first online Nursing Science Ph.D. program in the state of Alabama.

August 30, 2018

‘Thacker Mountain Radio Hour’ coming to Alabama Public Radio

"The Thacker Mountain Radio Hour," a weekly literature and music program based in Oxford, Mississippi, has been picked up for broadcast on Alabama Public Radio beginning Saturday, Sept. 1.

August 29, 2018

‘All of Us’ Research Program at UA Enrolling Participants

Participating sites in the national All of Us Research Program, including The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences, have received another round of funding for work on the landmark effort to advance...

August 29, 2018

UA Building Innovative Radars to Help Flood, Drought Management

Researchers at The University of Alabama will lead a project to develop and deploy radars that obtain information about snow and soil moisture to help manage the nation’s water resources.

August 28, 2018

UA Research to Study Impact ‘War on Drugs’ Has on Smuggling Routes

Researchers at The University of Alabama are bringing together their expertise in geography, modeling and criminal activity to better understand how enforcement activity influences drug trafficking in Central America.

August 28, 2018