Alaina Upman

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Autism society to host 2K walk

Tuscaloosa residents will have the opportunity to help the Autism Society of Alabama reach its $10,000 fundraising goal Saturday at its 10th annual Autism Walk at Central High School. There will be numerous activities for individuals and families to get involved with, aside from the 2K walk. Registration ...

UA team to study wheelchairs

Margaret Stran and her assistant researchers, Michael Esco and Phillip Bishop, are working as a team on a new wheelchair study, which has just been approved by the Institutional Review Board.

Canine festival to promote park

The Tuscaloosa Association of Realtors invites students to bring their dogs out to enjoy the second annual Bark in the Park Festival on Saturday, April 11. Over 500 dogs and their owners attended the Bark in the Park Festival last year at Will May Dog Park. This year, TAR hopes for over 1,000 dogs and ...

The Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award: Jason Arterburn

Jason Arterburn, a senior majoring in economics and interdisciplinary studies, is the male recipient of the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award of 2015. The Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award recognizes the excellence of character and service to humanity demonstratedh one graduating female, one graduating male ...

Student group raises $1,100 for charity through event

The Grandeur Gentlemen’s Coterie’s mission is to strive to inspire and influence their peers, according to their organizational profile, by teaching their members to be the “prototype and proper representation of a young man at The University
 of Alabama.” The organization held its first Annual ...

Journalism students travel abroad to England, Wales

University of Alabama journalists are currently on a two-week expedition to England and Wales to collect stories for the sixth edition of the Alpine Living Magazine. Alpine Living is an international travel magazine produced and edited solely by UA journalism students as a showcase of their writing ...

Buford Peace Award Accepting Nominations

Each year, the Buford Peace Award honors a faculty member whose hard work, teaching, research, practice and professional life has promoted justice and peace among others.

'Star Wars' characters visit SUPe Store

Darth Vader, Storm Troopers, Princess Leia and a Jedi Knight made a long trek to The University of Alabama to meet fans Tuesday. The “Star Wars” characters were volunteers from a local fan club, who make appearances at charity events, schools, and much more.