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Grant Allows UA, Invisible Histories to Archive Southern LGBTQ Life

  • May 23, 2019

The University of Alabama was awarded a $300,000 grant from one of the largest foundations in the country to archive LGBTQ history in the South. The grant, given by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will allow the University and its partner, the Invisible Histories Project, to curate collections across the South, starting in Alabama and moving to Mississippi and Georgia.

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ACT Card in Apple Wallet Wins National Awards

  • May 22, 2019

The University of Alabama’s Action Card Office won four national awards for pioneering the ACT Card in Apple Wallet technology that was released to students, faculty and staff last fall.