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UA Students Bring Holiday Cheer to Campus with Luminaries on the Quad

The University of Alabama Circle K student organization will host their annual Luminaries on the Quad event Sunday, Dec. 9, at dusk.

UA’s Paul Jones Gallery of Art to Open ‘Identity Lessons’

An exhibition of works curated by art students at The University of Alabama will open at The Paul R. Jones Gallery of Art in downtown Tuscaloosa Dec. 3.

UA Engineering Student Wins Award for Research Paper

Larry Summerville, a senior in metallurgical and material engineering from Columbus, Miss, won first place for his research poster presentation at a November regional meeting of the National Society of Black Engineers in Montgomery.

UA Social Work Students, Tuscaloosa Police Team for Health Fair

Graduate students from The University of Alabama School of Social Work, in partnership with the Tuscaloosa City Police Department, will host a community health fair from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 at the Jaycees Fairground in Alberta City.

After Winning National Award, UA Women Engineers to Host Conference

The University of Alabama chapter of the Society of Women Engineers, or SWE, was awarded the gold level Outstanding Collegiate Society Award at the SWE National Conference in Houston, Texas, and it won the bid to host its regional conference in 2014 on campus.

UA Student Receives Prestigious George J. Mitchell Scholarship

The U.S.-Ireland Alliance has named University of Alabama student Sarah E. Johnson to the 2014 class of George J. Mitchell Scholars.

Ignite UA Community-Building Program Seeking Student Applicants

Applications for Ignite UA, a community-building program offered by First Year Experience at The University of Alabama are being accepted through Monday, Nov. 19.

UA Students Hold Chess Match, Share Game Benefits with Tuscaloosa Children

Honors students at The University of Alabama will hold a chess match Thursday, Nov. 15, from 3:30-6:30 p.m. for Tuscaloosa-area children who play the game as part of a team or club through their schools or other organizations.

Fallen Soldier Recognition, WWI Plaque to be Part of UA Veterans Affairs Office Opening

The University of Alabama will hold a grand opening for the Office of Veteran and Military Affairs on Friday, Nov. 16, from 2-4 p.m. in 1 B.B. Comer as the closing highlight of Veterans Week events on campus.

Hunger Banquet, 5K Race Part of UA’s Beat Auburn Beat Hunger Food Drive

The University of Alabama Community Service Center is sponsoring a Hunger Banquet on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 6 p.m. and a 5K race on Sunday, Nov. 18, at 2 p.m. as part of the Beat Auburn Beat Hunger food drive.