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  • October 29, 2018

This week at The University of Alabama: Researchers seek to understand imperiled freshwater mussels – Grant awarded UA to help combat opioid abuse in state via data tool – Student coordinates job fair for her hometown’s residents – Horn quartet wins international competition – Late professor to be inducted into Social Work Hall of Fame – UA launching educational neuroscience program — Political experts available to discuss midterm elections

UA Leads Effort to Understand Imperiled Mussel Biodiversity

  • October 25, 2018

A nearly $1.8 million project led by The University of Alabama hopes to identify the processes and mechanisms that underlie patterns of biodiversity in freshwater mussels to better arm managers of environmental resources.

New UA Degree Program Targets Addiction, Recovery

  • October 25, 2018

The University of Alabama’s department of human development and family studies will prepare students to combat a wide-variety of addictive disorders through a new Bachelor of Science in Addiction and Recovery.

UA Names Vice President for Research

  • October 23, 2018

Dr. Russell J. Mumper has been named The University of Alabama’s vice president for research and economic development effective Jan. 1, 2019.

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  • October 22, 2018

This week at The University of Alabama: Engineers testing new fuels to maximize fuel economy – Grant awarded UA to help combat opioid abuse in state via data tool – Combating physician shortages in rural Alabama

UA Team Receives $1M Grant to Develop Tool to Combat Opioid Abuse

  • October 18, 2018

A research unit at The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Business received an approximate $1 million grant from the Justice Department to develop a data-driven tool to help officials better understand the scope of the opioid epidemic in Alabama

UA Celebrates Historic Fundraising Year

  • October 17, 2018

The University of Alabama set another fundraising record for gifts and pledges received, raising $224.3 million during the fiscal year that concluded Sept. 30 from more than 62,300 donors during 2017-18.