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New App Puts Safety Info at Your Fingertips

UA launches new safety app that provides information on what to do for potential natural and human caused hazards.

June 19, 2017

UA Appoints Associate Provost for Academic Affairs

The University of Alabama has named Dr. Luoheng Han as associate provost for academic affairs. Han is a professor of geography at UA and senior associate dean of The College of Arts and Sciences.

June 16, 2017

Taylor Named UA’s Vice President and Associate Provost for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Dr. G. Christine Taylor will join The University of Alabama as vice president and associate provost for diversity, equity and inclusion beginning Aug. 1, pending approval by The University of Alabama System Board of...

June 13, 2017

UA Professor’s ‘PhotoVoices’ Project Receives $25,000 NEA Grant

A project by a University of Alabama professor has received a $25,000 “Our Town” grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

June 12, 2017

UA School of Social Work Creates Continuing Education Program

The University of Alabama is now a hub for social work licensure preparation and continuing education.

June 8, 2017

UA Social Work Professor Weaves Innovation Into Classes, Scholarship

On a cold winter day, 7-year-old Kevin Corcoran laid across an air vent on the floor of his parents’ home.

June 7, 2017

Ancient Clam Species Named for Emeritus Geology Professor

Two European scientists recently named an ancient chemosynthetic clam after Dr. Paul Aharon, professor emeritus of geological sciences.

June 1, 2017

UA’s Brown Receives Early Career Research Award

Dr. Kenon Brown was awarded the Early Career Research Award from the International Communication Association's Sports Communication Interest Group.

May 30, 2017

Passport and Fingerprinting Services Offered on Campus

Campus Mail Service recently expanded its operations and has been designated as a Passport Acceptance Facility of the U.S. Department of State.

May 29, 2017

Summer Sun Safety: Avoiding Dangers of the Sun’s Rays

The temperature is climbing, and while many enjoy the benefits of that beautiful summer sun, it is important to be aware of some of the dangers it can also bring.

May 29, 2017

Scholars Collaborate for Book on Evolution Education in Alabama

New book on evolution education by Drs. Christopher Lynn, Laura Reed, William Evans, and Amanda Glaze.

Three University of Alabama faculty and a 2013 alumna recently joined forces to address the challenges of evolution education within Alabama.

May 23, 2017

Nursing Faculty and Staff Know How to Have Fun

The Capstone College of Nursing held its 2nd annual Field Day on May 12, 2017. With a plethora of games and prizes, the event gave faculty and staff an opportunity to unwind and relax...

May 22, 2017

UA Researchers Complete Co-Teaching Training with Area Educators

Two minds are better than one. That’s the thinking behind a trend in elementary education called “co-teaching,” a method in which general education and special education teachers work collaboratively to increase their content knowledge...

May 18, 2017

APR’s ‘Bookmark’ Host Named Winner of Governor’s Arts Award

Dr. Don Noble, a native of New York, has spent nearly 30 years promoting Alabama writers on public radio and TV. But now, it’s the retired University of Alabama English professor’s time to...

May 16, 2017

Two longtime Employees Win 2017 Library Leadership Faculty and Staff Awards

University of Alabama Libraries has named Mary S. Alexander and Brock Tyra as the recipients of the 2017 Library Leadership Faculty and Staff Awards. Alexander and Tyra were each given $2,000, presented with a framed...

May 15, 2017