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UA Student’s ‘Dean for A Day’ Wish Results in Service Day

The University of Alabama College of Arts and Sciences has partnered with Habitat for Humanity of Tuscaloosa to host “Roll Tide Recovery,” a community service day to help Tuscaloosa tornado recovery efforts.

UA Presents Week of Welcome 2013

The University of Alabama’s Division of Student Affairs will host Week of Welcome 2013 from Friday, Aug. 16 to Thursday, Aug. 29.

Camp 1831 to Introduce UA Students to Traditions, Civic Engagement

Students new to The University of Alabama will learn about the Capstone’s traditions, meet fellow freshmen and get a taste of adventure during the first session of Camp 1831, which will take place Aug. 6-8 at Camp McDowell in Nauvoo.

UA Freshmen Honors Students Begin Community Service

More than 250 University of Alabama Honors College freshmen and upper-class leaders will begin the fall semester with community service projects through Alabama Action and Outdoor Action.

UA to Offer Concentration in Software Engineering

To meet growing demand for skilled, creative technology workers, The University of Alabama department of computer science will offer an option to concentrate in software engineering beginning this fall.

UA Graduates Win Fulbright Scholarships

Four University of Alabama graduates have accepted Fulbright awards to study and teach abroad during 2013-2014.

UA Students Learn First-Hand in Cooperative Education

More than 170 University of Alabama students during the summer of 2013 received a hands-on educational experience at more than 30 companies and organizations through UA’s Cooperative Education Program.

Summer Graduates Announced at UA

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The University of Alabama will award some 1,604 degrees during summer commencement Saturday, Aug. 3, on campus. With this graduating class, UA will have awarded more than 232,000 degrees since its founding in 1831 as the state’s first public university. Students listed as candidates to receive degrees include: CITY STATE ZIP CODE […]

Media Advisory: UA’s Summer Commencement Exercise

All undergraduate and graduate diplomas will be awarded during The University of Alabama’s commencement ceremonies set for Aug. 3.

UA Community Service Center Seeks Nonprofit Partners for Volunteer Service Event

The University of Alabama Community Service Center seeks community partners for the 2013 Ripple Effect event, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday. Aug. 20. Ripple Effect is an annual freshman volunteer day that allows new and returning students to become acquainted with the Tuscaloosa community through service projects.