‘A Legendary Legacy’ Theme of 2016 UA Homecoming

  • September 13, 2016

The University of Alabama’s annual Homecoming celebration runs from Sunday, Sept. 25, to Saturday, Oct 1. This year’s theme is “A Legendary Legacy: Honor. Build. Live.” A parade, pep rally and Habitat for Humanity service project are planned.

Executives among UA Business Analytics Symposium Presenters

  • September 12, 2016

James Spann, from ABC 33/40, Pete Keating, from ESPN the Magazine, and Filippo Passerini, former Procter & Gamble chief information officer, are among the speakers and presenters scheduled for the 2016 Business Analytics Symposium.

UA Education Abroad Department Hosts Study Abroad Fair

  • September 12, 2016

On Wednesday, Sept. 14, The University of Alabama Education Abroad department will host its Fall Study Abroad Fair on the Crimson Promenade outside B.B. Comer Hall from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Education Abroad staff, UA faculty and representatives from UA affiliate providers will be on hand to meet with students and help them explore options for study abroad. Details: Chad Berry, assistant director, Education Abroad, Capstone International Center, 205/348-5256 ,

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Rio blog: Doubles, Day 1

  • September 10, 2016

As soon as I rolled onto the court, I immediately knew the crowd was not going to be in our favor.

Rio blog: Team USA, the Opening Ceremony

  • September 9, 2016

“U-S-A! U-S-A! U-S-A! This is the chant that over 300 athletes, coaches, and staff are shouting as we walk through the tunnel that leads us into the Maracaña Stadium. Dressed in our red, white, and blue opening ceremony outfits, we step out into the lights.

Rio blog: The Opening Ceremony

  • September 9, 2016

The Rio Paralympic Games 2016 have officially been declared open. We had been here for one week before the Opening Ceremony to get settled in and get used to the Paralympic Village.