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HES Major Uses Tragedy to Power Career Ambitions

Kaitlyn Jacoby, who will earn a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education Dec. 16 at Coleman Coliseum, was orphaned at the age of 16 after both her mother and father died of cancer.

December 15, 2017

It’s a Long Race: UA Senior Eager to Begin Career After Late Start

Anthony Reed had just finished the welding program at a nearby community college when advisers told him he had potential for more.

December 13, 2017

Former Wrestling Champ Set to Earn Master’s Degree from UA

Debra Marshall, who will complete her master’s degree in criminology and criminal justice at The University of Alabama in December, has a unique career history that aids in her graduate work: professional wrestling.

December 13, 2017

A Sweet Taste of Culture for International Students

International students experience American Christmas traditions -- decorating cookies, making gingerbread houses and singing carols -- for the first time.

December 11, 2017

Computer Science Students Take Home First Place at HackATL

A team of College of Engineering students took home first place in a recent business competition.

December 8, 2017

O Christmas Tree … You’ve Gone Viral

Hey, it's Kelsey Hall, the UA student who has been dressed as a Christmas tree this week.

December 6, 2017

Students Help Salvation Army With Innovative Software

By Adam Jones With the millions of letters he receives each year, let’s hope old Saint Nick has something this nifty. A senior project by three computer science students at […]

December 1, 2017

Bros for Life: UA Undergrad, CrossingPoints Graduate Connect Through Football

Ivan Bailey and Brad Zizzi's friendship started with flag football. It then led to hunting, fishing and riding four-wheelers together at Brad’s parents’ house.

November 28, 2017

UA Beats Auburn, Sets All-Time Record in Annual Food Drive

More than 260,000 pounds of food was collected by The University of Alabama in this year’s Beat Auburn Beat Hunger food drive.

November 16, 2017

University of Alabama Team Assesses Hurricane Irma Aftermath

A team of faculty, graduate and undergraduate students collected data in four Florida cities including Marco Island, the location where Irma made landfall.

November 15, 2017

Athletic Teams Rank in the Top Third Nationally in Graduation Success

Overall, UA's Graduation Success Rate was 90 this year, ranking in the top four among SEC schools. The Crimson Tide's overall score ranks in the top third nationally.

November 14, 2017

UA Unified Football Team Falls to Ole Miss

The University of Mississippi’s Special Olympics College Unified football team defeated The University of Alabama 51-27 Sunday at the UA Rec fields.

November 13, 2017

Documentary, Exhibits Highlight International Education Week

The University of Alabama’s Capstone International Center is sponsoring International Education Week from Monday, Nov. 13, to Friday, Nov. 17, to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.

November 10, 2017

Holt Wins Speak Off; Six Finalists Eligible to Compete for $10,000 Prize

UA Student Christian Holt won first place at the 2017 Speak Off, a public speaking competition hosted by the College of Communication and Information Sciences.

November 9, 2017

UA Student, Alum Connect to Honor Fellow Marine

UA student and 2nd Lt. (Marines) Steven Arango is working with UA alumnus and retired Marines Col. Lee Busby to honor former Marine and CIA paramilitary officer George “Alexi” Whitney, who was killed in...

November 8, 2017