Faculty & Staff

UA In the News — Feb. 16

African American history event features Columbia professor — Food trucks on campus — Engineering the future of manufacturing — and more.

“Older people tend to lose their immunity as time goes by, so things they may be immunized for 20 years ago, maybe they’re not still immune.”

Dr. Jane Weida, family practitioner and UA associate professor, discussing why elderly people need shots (Fox 6 (Birmingham))

UA In the News — Feb. 15

Highway death study continues to influence journalists — Construction begins on Adaptive Athletics facility — Discussion of teen violence and social media — and more.

UA’s SLIS to Award $7,000 in Free Books

The University of Alabama’s School of Library and Information Studies will award over $7,000 in new children’s and young adult books to five school libraries in the Black Belt region of the state and one school library in an economically deprived area of Alabama outside of the Black Belt Region through its SLIS Book Bonanza for the Black Belt (and Beyond) program.