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Explore the Wild During Hands-On Event at UA Museum

University of Alabama graduate students are taking families on a jungle expedition during this year’s safari-themed Hands-on Family Night at the Alabama Museum of Natural History on UA’s campus.

State Education, Child Advocacy Leaders to Take Part in Conference at UA

Children’s advocacy leaders and education experts will meet at The University of Alabama on Jan. 26 to address various child and family needs and to explore ways to improve the quality of life in Alabama.

UA’s Lullaby Concert Brings Families Together

The University of Alabama’s Child Development Resources hosts second annual Lullaby Concert from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, at the Child Development Research Center.

UA Engineering Students Take Part in SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition

A team of University of Alabama engineering students is to take part in the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition Design Weekend, a national contest on the leading edge of transportation research.

Multiple Schools to Compete in Leadership Diversity Competition at UA

Nine schools will make up 14 teams participating in the 2016 Culverhouse Leadership Diversity Competition Jan. 28-30 at The University of Alabama.

UA Stages One-Day Course in Cyber Security

A one-day course titled “Cyberforce Security: Risk and Mitigation” will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, at the Bryant Conference Center on The University of Alabama campus.

Founder of IntegraNet to Address McCollough Medical Scholars Forum at UA

Larry Wedekind, founder and CEO of IntegraNet Health Systems, will be the keynote speaker for the 14th annual Susan and Gaylon McCollough Medical Scholars Forum at 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, in the Shelby Hall rotunda on The University of Alabama campus. The lecture and discussion will be followed by dinner with UA students at 5:45 p.m. in the Shelby Hall rotunda.

Paintings by UA Alumna Dale Kennington on Display at Downtown Gallery

Paintings by contemporary realist and University of Alabama alumna Dale Kennington will be on display from Monday, Feb. 1, to Friday, March 11, at the UA Gallery in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center in downtown Tuscaloosa. The exhibit, titled “Real Lives: Observations and Reflections by Dale Kennington,” showcases scenes from ordinary life, including getting haircut and waiting for a train.

UA School of Social Work to Host Symposium on Aging Adults

The University of Alabama School of Social Work will host the Allan V. Kaufman Phi Alpha Symposium, a community panel to discuss aspects of aging adults, Jan. 20 at Little Hall.

Cuban Novelist to Present UA Lecture on Mario Conde Character

Leonardo Padura, an award-winning Cuban novelist, screenwriter and journalist, will present “The Birth of Mario Conde (Divine Breath: The Creation of a Character)” on at 4:30 p.m Thursday, Jan. 21, in room 30 of ten Hoor Hall on The University of Alabama campus.