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Fatal Crashes in Alabama Increase in 2016, UA Study Finds

Deaths from the state's traffic crashes in 2016 increased by nearly a quarter from 2015, while total crashes increased by only 2 percent, according to a recent study of data by researchers at The...

January 17, 2017

Teams Sought for Entrepreneurship Experience

Students, faculty and entrepreneurs at UA can soon participate in a five-week entrepreneurship experience.

January 9, 2017

UA’s Annual Economic Outlook Conference Set for Jan.12

Economists from The University of Alabama will detail their expectations for the state’s economy and work force during the 29th annual Alabama Economic Outlook Conference, Thursday, Jan. 12, in Montgomery.

January 9, 2017

Keep Your Seat

University of Alabama educators are working with Birmingham and Huntsville city schools to implement a model program for classroom behavior interventions.

January 9, 2017

A Deeper Look into Learning

In an education lab in the Tom Barnes Education Building on the Bryce Campus at The University of Alabama, Dr. Firat Soylu prepares an electroencephalography cap to be worn by a test participant.

December 19, 2016

UA Announces Winners of Three Minute Thesis Competition

The University of Alabama recently held the final round of its annual Three Minute Thesis competition, and a graduate student in the department of educational studies in psychology, research, methodology and counseling took home...

December 15, 2016

Mobley’s Different World: Hit TV Show Inspires UA Researcher’s Award-Winning Dissertation

The Southern Association for College Student Affairs selected research by a University of Alabama education professor for its 2016 Dissertation of Year.

December 12, 2016

UA Students Win First Environmental Research Competition

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Two students in the department of geological sciences recently received $5,000 by winning the first University of Alabama Outstanding Research Competition. The competition funds theses and dissertations that […]

December 9, 2016

UA Researchers Study Watermelon’s Effect on Blood Vessels

University of Alabama researchers are recruiting for a 10-week study to see how watermelon affects blood vessel function.

December 6, 2016

When ‘E’ Stands for Error

Modes of communication with clients and generational differences can impact the accuracy of audits, according to research done by a University of Alabama accounting professor.

December 5, 2016

UA Center Concludes West Alabama Tourism Project

The University of Alabama Center for Economic Development has completed a two-phase project funded by the Appalachian Regional Commission to develop and expand tourism -- particularly international tourism -- in West Alabama.

December 1, 2016

UA Study: Days Leading Up to Thanksgiving Bring More Car Crashes

The three days just before Thanksgiving are some of the worst times of the year to be on the road, according to a recent study of traffic data by The University of Alabama Center...

November 17, 2016

Telescope quote

“It’s a chance to meet with other people who are interested in astronomy. With the instruments we have, such as our 16-inch telescope and a fully mechanized observatory dome, we […]

November 15, 2016

Why People are Bad

“There are so many ways to be bad. I’m exploring why people are bad — do they think they’re doing the right thing because they don’t know the right thing […]

November 9, 2016