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‘Graduation Won’t Tear Us Apart’

Helping and supporting each other along the way, the McCloud father-daughter duo will graduate on Saturday.

December 14, 2018

Grant to Fund UA Study of Dementia Caregiver Support App

The national Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has funded a joint project between The University of Alabama and Florida International University to test the efficacy of a web and mobile application designed for...

December 10, 2018

UA to Hold Fall Commencement Exercises Dec. 15

The University of Alabama will hold its fall commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 15, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

December 6, 2018

UA Social Work Launches Faculty ‘Speed Networking’ Luncheons

The purpose of this luncheon and the selection of its participants are intentional: to lay groundwork for interdisciplinary research.

December 5, 2018

UA Researchers Recognized for First Awards

More than 80 members of the faculty and staff were honored for receiving their first externally funded research award at The University of Alabama during the past academic year.

November 8, 2018

Late Social Work Professor Named to Social Work Hall of Fame

The Alabama Social Work Hall of Fame will posthumously honor a former University of Alabama faculty member during a ceremony Friday, Nov. 2.

October 29, 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

UA Launches Child Intervention Pilot for Traumatized Youth

UA researchers are working with social service providers to implement an intervention intended to help manage problem behaviors in children who've experienced trauma.

August 23, 2018

Summer Commencement 2018 Gallery

All the sights from UA's summer commencement ceremony Aug. 4 are captured here.

August 9, 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

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

Little Hall: 103 Years Old and Better Than Ever

The first men's gymnasium built on the UA campus, Little Hall has been home to the School of Social Work since 1965.

June 28, 2018

Yerby: Service to Community is ‘Modeled in My Family’

For Dr. Lea G. Yerby, a recent and unexpected honor has caused her to reflect on her role as an agent for justice.

May 17, 2018

Finding a ‘Sweet Home’ Abroad

Shelby Smithson, who will earn a master’s degree in social work on Friday, received a Fulbright scholarship and will return to Turkey in September to teach English.

May 4, 2018

UA Students Win 15 Fulbright Awards for 2018-2019

For the 2018–2019 competition period, 15 University of Alabama students have been selected for Fulbright Awards. The University of Alabama is a nationally ranked Top Producer of Fulbright Student Award Winners.

May 2, 2018