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Prints by African-American Artists Exhibited at UA’s Paul R. Jones Gallery

A total of 34 lithographs, serigraphs, woodcuts and engravings by African-American artists are displayed at The University of Alabama’s Paul R. Jones Gallery of Art in downtown Tuscaloosa through June 12.

Former Cuban Air Force Brigadier General to Present UA Lecture

Brig. Gen. Rafael del Pino, who was second-in-command of the Cuban Air Force during Fidel Castro’s regime, will present a lecture on his book, “Inside Castro’s Bunker,” Monday, June 8 at 3 p.m. in room 256, the Robel Room, of ten Hoor Hall on The University of Alabama campus.

Black Belt Experience: UA Students Work with Perry County Communities

Throughout May, The University of Alabama’s University Fellows are engaging in a number of community service initiatives in Marion and Perry County as part of the annual Black Belt Experience.

UA’s Moundville Park Teaches Children Native American Art via Camps

The University of Alabama’s Moundville Archaeological Park Indian Summer Day Camp teaches students Native American arts and lifeways.

UA’s Moundville Park Features Birds in Saturday Program

The University of Alabama’s Moundville Archaeological Park invites visitors to a fun-filled day of activities related to birds.

UA Museum Highlights Historic Figure Who Wore Multiple Hats

The Gorgas House Museum is set to open a new exhibit next week. The exhibit is a reinterpretation of the post office that Amelia Gorgas ran out of the Gorgas House in the late 1890s and early 1900s.

UA Honors College Brings Southern Photography Exhibit to Marion

The University of Alabama’s Honors College, in partnership with the Do Good Fund, will host an opening reception for the exhibition “Eternal Moments: Photographs of the South” Friday, May 15, in Marion, as part of the 57 Miles Initiative.

Havana Professor to Discuss Cuban Economics in UA Lecture

Juan A. Triana Barros, an economics professor at the University of Havana in Cuba, will present “Cuba in the 21st Century: Capitalism or Socialism?” on Monday, May 18 at 2 p.m. in room 115 of Woods Hall on The University of Alabama campus.

UA Museum Offers Summer Fun, Education

The Alabama Museum of Natural History, on The University of Alabama campus, offers multiple day camps and day trips during the summer months.

UA’s Museum Offers History Exploration to Community

The West Alabama community will have an opportunity to search for pieces of the past during The University of Alabama Museum of Natural History’s 37th annual Museum Expedition.