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New Hotline Provides COVID-19 Information to UA Community

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Members of the campus community can call 348-CV19 to get answers to frequently asked questions related to COVID-19 and UA’s plan and protocols.

July 14, 2020

New Vice President for Student Life Making Himself At Home Again

Dr. Myron Pope, University of Alabama Vice President of Student Life

“It was a great opportunity to serve in a place that gave so much to me in so many ways."

July 13, 2020

UA’s Sorority Recruitment Goes Virtual

The University of Alabama Panhellenic Association’s fall recruitment week will look much different this year without any public activities due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Most of the recruitment rounds, which […]

July 10, 2020

Leaving Home for a Brighter Future

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Nasir Eisty has come a long way from the small Bangladeshi town where he grew up. But the constant love and care from his parents and teachers made it possible to get where he...

July 6, 2020

Bama Bug Fest Goes on the Web

The second Bama Bug Fest will live stream on Facebook and YouTube starting July 7.

July 1, 2020

Student Creates Presidential Election Forecast Model Used by CNN

Jack Kersting 2020 presidential forecast model

Jack Kersting, a 19-year-old native of Richardson, Texas, studying economics, created political forecasting models that gained recognition for their quality and accuracy, and have been used by major media outlets such as CNN.

June 30, 2020

UA Libraries Begin Staggered Reopening

The University of Alabama Libraries will begin to physically reopen starting June 30.

June 26, 2020

UA to Hold Spring and Summer Commencement July 31-Aug. 2

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The University of Alabama will hold joint spring and summer commencement exercises over three days beginning Friday, July 31, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

June 24, 2020

UA Shifts to ACT Cards on Mobile Phone

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Starting this fall semester, The University of Alabama will be moving to mobile ACT Cards.

June 23, 2020

UA Offers New Minor in Global Health

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Beginning this fall, UA’s College of Arts and Sciences will offer a new minor in global health.

June 23, 2020

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Spring 2020 Semester

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More than 16,000 students were named to the dean's and president's lists for Spring Semester 2020.

June 18, 2020

UA Theatre and Dance Releases Online Performances, Lessons

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While live performances and instruction on campus are paused, the UA Department of Theatre and Dance is releasing weekly performances and lessons through two new video series.

June 18, 2020

Pandemic Public Nights Allows for Digital Stargazing on Four Continents

The UA Department of Physics and Astronomy returned access to its powerful reflecting telescope in the observatory atop Gallalee Hall through what’s been dubbed Pandemic Public Nights, a digital viewing through the telescope.

June 17, 2020

Overcoming Challenges, Realizing Dreams Together

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Eric and Maleka Beal have never been ones to let a challenge keep them from reaching their goals.

June 16, 2020

Students Play Key Role in Return to Campus – Return Plan Announced

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Classes at The University of Alabama are scheduled to begin Aug. 19 with heightened protections in place for employees and students. Our students’ role in limiting virus spread will be crucial in maintaining full...

June 15, 2020