Adam Dodson


Student runs sea to sea for cancer research

Rentschler, a senior at the University and president of Run UA, has enjoyed the exhilaration of running her entire life. This summer she found a new thrill when an Instagram advertisement popped up on her feed that featured a 4K sponsored by the Ulman Cancer Fund.

Out-of-state students struggle to find ATMs for their respective banks

“When I got to Tuscaloosa my bank was not on campus or anywhere in Tuscaloosa,” said Hodge, a finance major from Arizona. “I eventually had to switch to a bank with a Tuscaloosa location just to stop paying the withdrawal fees and simply so I could have easier access to my money.” 

Capstone Men and Women showcase University

"My time in Capstone taught me how to manage my time before joining the work force," Shields said. "I learned so much about how to act professionally, and I am thankful for that now with my job in D.C."  

Tokyo to Tuscaloosa: Japanese scholar studies life insurance at the Capstone

While some students cross the Black Warrior River to get from home to the University of Alabama, one visiting scholar crossed the Pacific Ocean to do the same. From Tokyo to Tuscaloosa, a rising employee of a prominent Japanese insurance company recently began his scholar in residence program at the ...

Caddell Construction accepts bid to build border wall prototype

Caddell Construction, the Montgomery-based company which was awarded the July 2017 contract to build The University of Alabama's new residence halls, recently caught the attention of some members of The University of Alabama community after the Trump administration handed out their contracts to build ...

Members of the UA community affected by Harvey

Though Houston is 600 miles from Tuscaloosa, the University of Alabama community has been closely struck by the effects of Hurricane Harvey. Athletes, students and alumni alike have been impacted by the damage left in the storm's wake.  

Over 100 new faculty/staff join the University

The University of Alabama continuously hires new faculty and staff, and this year was no different. In recent months, the University has added new members in almost all departments. 

DUO to increase student internet security

 "By requiring DUO for all University of Alabama students, we can better protect sensitive student data, precious research data and ultimately the UA community,” said Dr. Kevin Whitaker, executive VP and provost.  â€œTwo-factor authentication is quickly becoming the new standard in data ...