Rebecca Rakowtiz


On-campus robbery reported

According to the email, at 2:40 a.m. UAPD responded to a report of a robbery on Colonial Drive near Bryant-Denny Stadium.  Anyone with additional information about the robbery is asked to report it to UAPD at 348-5454 or Crime Stoppers at 752-7867(STOP). 

White supremacy flier found on campus

The poster included a picture of Identity Evropa founder Nathan Damigo speaking into a megaphone, with the words “Our Generation, Our Future, Our Last Chance.” The flier is part of a supposed recruitment shift from the group’s previous fliers that used images of Greek and Roman statues.   ...

Alligator captured by city employees

According to the release, the alligator has been given to Alabama Game and Fish and will be returned to its natural habitat in Gainesville, AL. 

Email from president affirms diversity efforts

"The University of Alabama annually reaffirms its full commitment to equal opportunity, nondiscrimination, and affirmative action, including the policies and procedures that prohibit discrimination and unlawful harassment throughout our campus community,” the email read.  

Registrar email reminds students to drop classes they don't attend

“If you fail to drop a class that you never attend or stop attending, you will be assigned a grade of 'F' (or 'NC' if applicable) for that class, the grade will be part of your permanent academic record, and it will impact your GPA,” the email read. “…The student will bear the responsibility ...

487 students from Hurricane Harvey area, according to UA email

 The email went on to identify resources that are available to help students, such as the Office of Student Care and Wellbeing, the Counseling Center, and the Office of the Dean of Students, and ones that will work to provide disaster assistance and relief, such as the Center for Service and Leadership. ...