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International Relations Club at UA Receives Awards at Model U.N. in Mexico City

  • February 1, 2016

A delegation from the Alabama International Relations Club at The University of Alabama recently received awards at the fifth annual Harvard National Model United Nations- Latin America conference in Mexico City.
A group of 10 UA students traveled to the week-long event, where they debated international politics and discussed solutions to critical global issues with hundreds of students from universities around the world.

Nursing Applicants: More than GPAs

  • January 29, 2016

It takes more than just high IQs to make good nurses, says Michelle Cheshire, a researcher in The University of Alabama’s Capstone College of Nursing. She suggests “soft skills” should […]

Zzzs Tough for Some to Catch

  • January 29, 2016

University of Alabama researcher, Dr. Adam Knowlden, says college students are typically more sleep deprived than the rest of us and often ignore the health benefits of adequate slumber. Knowlden […]

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Fall 2015 Term

  • January 27, 2016

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – A total of 10,626 students enrolled during the 2015 fall semester at The University of Alabama were named to the Dean’s List with an academic record of […]

What Makes a Great Team?

  • January 22, 2016

What makes a great team?  We asked students on our campus after the football team’s 16th National Championship win.

UA School of Social Work Opens Buford Award Nominations

  • January 22, 2016

Nominations are being accepted by The University of Alabama School of Social Work for the 2016 Buford Peace Award. The Peace Award is granted annually to a UA faculty member, whose teaching, research, practice and professional life have demonstrated exceptional levels of involvement in mediating human disputes, helping overcome prejudice, promoting justice and establishing peace.