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Holocaust Remembrance: The Story of a Survivor

  • April 5, 2019

On April 9, The University of Alabama’s Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will host “Holocaust Remembrance” at the Ferguson Student Center ballroom at 7 p.m. A reception will follow.

Researchers Uncover Critical Insights into Bacterial Immune Systems

  • April 4, 2019

Researchers at The University of Alabama discovered how a common skin bacteria wards off viruses by leveraging cellular processes normally not considered part of any immune system. This discovery constitutes another milestone in understanding how to harness bacterial viruses to combat antibiotic-resistant infections.

UA to Host 58 Schools at National Forensics Tournament

  • April 3, 2019

The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences and the Alabama Forensic Council will host the 2019 American Forensics Association National Individual Events Tournament April 4-7 in Tuscaloosa.

Program Seeks to Improve Access to Cahaba River

  • April 2, 2019

Canoeists, kayakers, outdoor enthusiasts and others who take advantage of Alabama’s bounty of beautiful rivers and waterways will find their access to Alabama’s longest free-flowing and most biologically diverse river will soon improve thanks to a collaborative effort.

UA Preview

  • April 1, 2019

This week at The University of Alabama: Students to demonstrate mind-controlled drone racing – K-12 students compete with robots – Education majors, elementary students join to construct STEM projects – Sixth graders to launch rockets with engineering students’ help – K-12 students to compete with robots – Crossing Points to host dinner theater

UA Leading Transportation Project to Improve West Alabama Traffic

  • March 29, 2019

In a partnership with federal, state and local agencies, The University of Alabama is leading a more than $16 million project to transform traffic operations in West Alabama and provide leading-edge research to address societal transportation needs.