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Student Shopping for Elderly Service Expands to Tuscaloosa, Birmingham

Leave It To Us, a University of Alabama student-created non-profit organization that helps senior citizens practice social distancing by using volunteers to grocery shop for them free of charge, now has Tuscaloosa and Birmingham...

April 3, 2020

UA Helping Fabricate Protection for Health Care Workers

Face shields lay in a row on a table.

The University of Alabama community has come together to help provide 3D printed personal protective equipment, or PPE, for health care workers locally and in the region.

April 2, 2020

Aldag Business Competition Moved Online

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The University of Alabama’s annual celebration of entrepreneurship and innovation, the Edward K. Aldag, Jr. Business Plan Competition, is moving online.

April 2, 2020

UA Greek Life Donates Food to Local Organizations

A box full of canned goods.

UA’s fraternity and sorority houses donated food and supplies left unused after classes moved online amid COVID-19.

April 1, 2020

UA Graduate School Temporarily Waives Test Score Requirements

To better accommodate applicants to UA’s Graduate School, UA will temporarily waive admission and language tests score requirements for the summer and fall 2020 semesters as well the spring 2021 semester.

March 30, 2020

UA Salutes Female Trailblazers: Part 4

To commemorate Women’s History Month, UA is proud to honor female trailblazers who have made a lasting contribution to the University, state, nation and beyond.

March 30, 2020

Make a Difference with the 2020 Census: We’re Counting on You

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Completing the U.S. Census is crucial for many reasons.

March 30, 2020

Coping with Social Distancing

Social distancing has become a new way of life in recent weeks to prevent the spread of COVID-19, but some may have a tougher time than others adjusting to staying at home and away...

March 27, 2020

UA Libraries Closed Physically but Open Virtually

Due to COVID-19, all University of Alabama Libraries are closed until further notice, but the libraries support of the UA community will continue virtually.

March 27, 2020

Tips for Distance Learning

As UA students prepare to resume the spring semester next week, some will face a new set of challenges by taking courses online for the first time.

March 27, 2020

UA Museums Goes Online to Provide Educational Content

UA Museums will begin livestreaming educational content starting March 27.

March 26, 2020

How Students Can Cope with Stress Amid COVID-19

A woman meditating by a pond.

As details emerge and continue to change with COVID-19, it’s important to manage stress during this unprecedented crisis.

March 25, 2020

Concern for Students Driving Creative Solutions to Continuing Semester

As UA moves to remote instruction to finish the semester, the faculty has kept student needs at the forefront of decision making.

March 25, 2020

UA Junior Creates Fee-Free Shopping Service for Elderly

Michael Arundel grocery shopping for senior citizens.

UA junior Michael Arundel returned home to Chicago for spring break expecting to study for the MCAT, but he ended up creating a service that helps senior citizens practice social distancing by grocery shopping...

March 24, 2020

UA Salutes Female Trailblazers: Part 3

To commemorate Women’s History Month, UA is proud to honor female trailblazers who have made a lasting contribution to the University, state, nation and beyond.

March 23, 2020