Recipients of the 2014 Premier Awards – the top individual honors for scholarship, leadership and service at The University of Alabama – were announced at a recent presentation dinner. The 2014 UA Premier Award recipients will also be recognized at UA during Honors Week.
The University of Alabama Community Service Center will host the first SERVE Better Together event at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 15. The event is receiving support from the Target Foundation the UA Crossroads Community Center. The goal of the event is to create opportunities for improving intercultural relationships within a UA student body that grows more diverse each year and to promote a spirit of unity on campus and in the community.
Mar 10, 2014
This week at The University of Alabama: Grand opening of Digital Media Center planned – UA experts comment on trial of Abu Ghaith, importance of reading nonfiction with children, tips for a healthy spring break, ways to cope with symptoms of menopause – Gladney Lecture features dramatic performance
The Alabama Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Law Review will host a one-day symposium, “The Legacy of 1964: Race and Gender Inequity Fifty Years Later,” April 4 at The University of Alabama School of Law.
While fiction books are important for students to read, often nonfiction isn’t emphasized enough by teachers and parents of young children, experts say. The University of Alabama’s Dr. Julianne Coleman shares some thoughts on the importance of reading nonfiction with young children. With the new College and Career Readiness Standards, or CCRS, in Alabama and […]
The University of Alabama was selected by the American Concrete Institute as an ACI Outstanding University for 2013.
Dr. Victoria Raveis, a social gerontologist and medical sociologist, will present “Emergency Preparedness: When Natural Disasters Strike,” at noon Monday in room 104 of Little Hall on The University of Alabama campus.
More than 300 University of Alabama students are expected to perform service projects with 13 nonprofit organizations as part of Hands on Tuscaloosa from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 8.
The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences will host a panel on the future of digital media and tours of cutting-edge teaching/professional media laboratories March 13.
The University of Alabama Graduate School has announced the recipients of the 2014 Outstanding Graduate Student awards. The awards will be presented during UA Honors Week, scheduled for Monday, March 31, to Friday, April 4.
The University of Alabama’s Honors College will present screenings of the documentary films “Da Vinci” and “Pablo’s Winter” in memory of Dr. Will Nolan, a UA assistant professor, who died in 2012.
The University of Alabama Circle K student organization invites the public to a benefit roller-skating event from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, at Super Skate skating rink on McFarland Boulevard.
Dr. James Costa, professor of biology at Western Carolina University, will present a lecture as part of the ALLLELE lecture series at The University of Alabama March 13.
Dr. Kristie Graettinger discusses ways to help women cope with some bothersome symptoms that sometimes come with menopause.
Health Corner: Warts
February 25th, 2014Dr. Jennifer Clem discusses the cause of warts and how to get rid of them.
Health Corner: Colorectal Cancer Screening
February 17th, 2014Dr. Scott Arnold talks about screening for Colorectal cancer and when a patient should be screened.
'The Myth of Martyrdom'
February 13th, 2014University of Alabama researcher, Dr. Adam Lankford, defies conventional wisdom in seeking terrorism triggers.
I Work at UA: Program Analyst Senior
February 13th, 2014Zachary Potts, a Program Analyst Senior in the Office of Information Technology, explains why he loves working for The University of Alabama.
What makes UA the Capstone of Higher Education?
February 11th, 2014Current students give their thoughts on why The University of Alabama is the Capstone of Higher Education.
UA Health Corner: Exercise
February 11th, 2014Dr. James Robinson discusses types of exercise, and the current recommendations for how long and hard someone should exercise.
Standard interview approaches used in child abuse cases too often result in incomplete pictures, says a University of Alabama social work professor researching the typical practices taken with young victims.
A University of Alabama researcher travels back to her hometown seeking to give rural, Southern, black women a stronger voice in scholarly research.
One frequently uses explosive devices, the other bullets. But, suicide terrorists and mass shooters share similarities, according to a University of Alabama criminal justice expert.
International biodiversity experts will join Dr. Edward O. Wilson, a UA alumnus, Pulitzer Prize winner and one of the world's most decorated scientists, for a three-day symposium on the state and future of biodiversity on the planet.
Students, with faculty mentoring, are planning projects for the Spring Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference, an annual UA event that provides a welcoming and competitive venue for undergraduates to showcase research findings.
The Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art provides UA students with a wealth of learning opportunities, both scholarly and creative.