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Independence Day Brings More Traffic Fatalities

  • July 1, 2019

During the past five years, the five days around the Fourth of July averaged three fatal crashes a day, 29% higher than the average of fatal crashes per day the rest of the year, according to a study by UA’s Center for Advanced Public Safety.

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  • July 1, 2019

This week at The University of Alabama: Holiday brings more fatal traffic crashes – Merchandise to support Walt Gary Special Education Scholarship available – CrossingPoints launches certificate program – Copper work among activities featured at Moundville    

The sun blazing down above trees and a fence in black and white

Heat’s On! Tuscaloosa Has Historically Been a Hot City

  • June 27, 2019

Is T-Town’s high heat a trait that’s only been a part of the Tuscaloosa experience in recent memory, or has it always been this way? Dr. David Keellings, an assistant professor of geography, said the answer is both yes and no.

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  • June 24, 2019

This week at The University of Alabama: Bryant Museum celebrates oldest living football player – Ancient tools at Moundville – UA researchers study ancient forests

Dr. Sharlene Newman

Cognitive Neuroscientist to Lead the Alabama Life Research Institute

  • June 20, 2019

After a national search, Dr. Sharlene Newman will lead the Alabama Life Research Institute as executive director, charged with providing a coherent vision for collaborative life research that embraces the full range of disciplines represented on campus while strengthening UA’s research portfolio and profile

Denny Chimes, perspective is looking up from the ground

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Spring 2019 Term

  • June 19, 2019

A total of 11,406 students enrolled during the 2019 spring term at The University of Alabama were named to the Dean’s List with an academic record of 3.5 or above, or the President’s List with an academic record of 4.0 (all A’s).