Jennifer Johns


City council votes to give entertainment district another trial run

The entertainment district allows civilians to carry a designated open container from one local business to another within the perimeters of the district. The entertainment district will be operational Fridays and Saturdays from 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. and Sundays noon - 9 p.m.

UADM 2018 raises $341,000

UADM is student-run and currently has 220 staff members. The organization is part of a national framework with over 150 other colleges and high schools nationwide.

UA Hillel expands facilities to fit growing population

Construction on the new Bloom Hillel facility began on Feb. 4, and the project is scheduled to finish in August. The expansion will increase the size of the facility by 50 percent, increasing capacity from 140 to 250. Student Board President of Hillel Benjamin Greenberg said the expansion will make ...

Journalist discusses covering hate crimes, white supremacy

Ken Schwencke, a journalist and news applications developer for ProPublica, discussed strict identification regulations during the 2016 presidential election and his experience covering hate crimes and white supremacy in the past year during his presentation entitled, “Covering Hate in a Divided Nation.” ...

Culverhouse LIFT program inspires participants, students

The Culverhouse Learning Initiative and Financial Training program (LIFT) is comprised of 475 students committed to helping the Tuscaloosa, Holt and west Alabama communities. Students teach classes to all groups of people including high school students, veterans, adults, inmates and mature adults.  ...