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UA to Hold Fall Commencement Exercises Dec. 14

UA President Stuart R. Bell speaking at a commencement ceremony.

The University of Alabama will hold its fall commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 14, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

December 9, 2019

Wedderspoon Thrives When the Heat Turns Up

Craig Wedderspoon in the foundry

For Craig Wedderspoon, professor of sculpture at UA, the foundry is a second home where he not only molds countless masterpieces, but influences future generations of artists by helping them hone their craft.

December 9, 2019

Bicentennial Time Capsule Captures Tuscaloosa in 2019

Bill Bomar standing in the Alabama Museum of Natural History

The Tuscaloosa Bicentennial Commission’s time capsule committee has met periodically to discuss themes and items that truly represent Tuscaloosa in 2019 to place in a time capsule that will be sealed for 50 years.

December 6, 2019

Tuscaloosa Bicentennial Landmarks Unveiled Dec. 13

The yearlong celebration of Tuscaloosa’s bicentennial will culminate with the unveiling of three landmarks celebrating the city’s past, present and future on Tuscaloosa’s 200th birthday.

December 5, 2019

UA Study Investigates Students’ Views of Eating Local

Researchers from UA’s College of Human Environmental Sciences will examine factors tied to students’ perceptions of Alabama-grown produce and create a plan to increase awareness and consumption.

December 4, 2019

Building Bama: Can You Hear Me Now?

With the ever-increasing demand for mobile data, wireless carriers are installing “small cells” around campus to deliver the coverage, capacity and network reliability to users where they need it most. 

December 2, 2019

Enjoy Cyber Monday Safely with Tips from OIT

holiday cyber security tips

Don’t be a naive elf this holiday season. Be smart and stay safe online with tips from the UA Office of Information Technology.

December 2, 2019

Giving for United Way Highest in UA’s History

Big Al holding large check surrounded by people

The total of $483,807 far surpassed the $395,000 goal. The College of Arts and Sciences was the host college for the campaign.

November 27, 2019

UA Helps Rural School District Receive $2.8 Million Federal Grant

An empty, dark classroom

Thanks to help from The University of Alabama, Choctaw County Schools was awarded a $2.8 million School Climate Transformation Grant from the U.S. Department of Education.

November 26, 2019

Gifts for Aging Loved Ones Not as Complicated as Many Think

An elderly couple sitting on a park bench

Christmas arrives yet again, and with it that familiar seasonal joy, but also stress. Loved ones are getting older, and ideas for gifts have run thin – very thin – for quite some time....

November 25, 2019

Faculty Accolades for Nov. 25, 2019

Awards, exhibitions, and a Hall of Fame induction are just some of the accolades UA faculty members have earned recently.

November 25, 2019

Gorgas Library Renovations Progress; Contest Open to Name Rooms

Gorgas Library administrators cut ribbon

The newest upgrade to the 80-year-old library is that Room 205 – a popular meeting space – has now been made into two meeting spaces replete with new technology, including video walls.

November 22, 2019

Game Day’s Unsung Teams

Numerous crimson-clad teams spend months preparing and long hours executing plans of operation that create a top-notch experience for the hundreds of thousands on campus for game day.

November 20, 2019

Your Response Matters: Identify Your Veteran and/or Disability Status

diverse group of UA staff

Fostering an inclusive environment makes UA a better, more diverse workplace, and we need your help to continue making great strides.

November 20, 2019