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UA’s Frannie James Named Buford Peace Award Winner

Frannie James, a global studies instructor in the Capstone International Center at The University of Alabama, is the 2017 recipient of the Lahoma Adams Buford Peace Award.

May 5, 2017

Minding Your Health: Depression Has Many Symptoms

Most people think being sad or depressed are the only indicators for depression, but depression has many symptoms and signs. Some are obvious, but others can go unnoticed.

May 3, 2017

APR’s Coverage of Alabama Prisons Wins Regional, National Awards

Alabama Public Radio's investigative coverage of Alabama's prison system won regional and national awards.

May 2, 2017

Back Receives UA Engineering’s Hackney Leadership Award

The University of Alabama College of Engineering announces Dr. W. Edward Back, professor and chair of the department of civil, construction and environmental engineering, as the 2017 T. Morris Hackney Endowed Faculty Leadership award...

April 26, 2017

Fitbit Program Encourages Movement

The UA Wellness Fitbit Program gives active, benefit eligible UA employees the opportunity to purchase Fitbit devices at reduced rates and to participate in campus-wide wellness challenges.

April 24, 2017

Two UA Historians Appointed Distinguished Lecturers

Two University of Alabama historians, Drs. Michael Innis-Jiménez and Andrew Huebner, were recently appointed distinguished lecturers of the Organization of American Historians.

April 20, 2017

UA Presentation Seeks to Raise Awareness About Mental Health Crisis in Jails

The University of Alabama's Dr. Marisa Giggie hopes to bring attention to the mental health crisis in jails and prisons during a presentation and panel discussion April 25.

April 18, 2017

UA’s Naidoo Elected President of ALSC

Dr. Jamie Naidoo has been elected president of the Association for Library Service to Children.

April 18, 2017

Communications Professor to Speak at UA’s Hidden Humanities Lecture

Dr. Victoria Gallagher

Dr. Victoria Gallagher, a professor in the department of communication at North Carolina State University, will present “The Paradoxes, Perils, and Promises of the Humanities in the 21st Century” Thursday, April 20, at 7...

April 17, 2017

UA to Begin Search for New Vice President for Financial Affairs and Treasurer

The University of Alabama announced today it is beginning its search for a new vice president for financial affairs and treasurer. “Dr. Lynda Gilbert has left an indelible mark at […]

April 17, 2017

UA’s Bruce to be Named President of BEA

An associate professor of journalism and creative media at The University of Alabama has been elected president of the Broadcast Education Association.

April 14, 2017

UA Marks 100th Anniversary of U.S. Entry Into World War I

April 6, 2017, marked the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into the Great War. To mark the anniversary, The University of Alabama’s history department, the U.S. Army Crimson Tide ROTC Battalion and the...

April 12, 2017

UA Graduate Students to Compete in ESPRMC Research Symposium

More than 100 graduate students from across campus will showcase their research and compete for travel awards in the annual Educational Studies Graduate Research Symposium on Thursday at The University of Alabama.

April 11, 2017

UA New College Professor Receives Burnum Award

A culture and gender studies professor is this year's recipient of the Burnum Distinguished Faculty Award, one of the highest honors bestowed on professors at The University of Alabama.

April 10, 2017

Staying Healthy One Step at a Time

The Office of Health Promotion and Wellness wants to help employees get and stay healthier. One of the best ways to do that is to get moving. UA employee David […]

April 5, 2017