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  • The University of Alabama System

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  • UAB tops $600M in sponsored research for the first time in history

    UAB News/Tyler Greer

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  • Trustee Evelyn VanSant Mauldin fills 4th Congressional District Position

    FLORENCE, Alabama — As the University of Alabama System’s newest Board member, Evelyn “Evie” VanSant Mauldin is enjoying her course of study about one of the state’s most dynamic growth engines.

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  • Dr. Ray Watts honors Sen. Waggoner for helping fuel UAB’s early growth

    At his “State of the University” address today, UAB President Dr. Ray Watts recognized State Sen. J.T. “Jabo” Waggoner for his contribution to the growth of the university at a critical moment in its early history.

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  • UAH’s Invention to Innovation Center creates spark for entrepreneurial ecosystem

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama — A new facility in the University of Alabama System that aims to fuel entrepreneurship, build regional collaboration and spur the development of science and technology firms across North Alabama and beyond is off to a strong start.

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  • UA System announces Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs plans

  • UAB sets enrollment record for fourth year in a row

    More than 22,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional students are attending UAB this fall. The number of first-time freshmen entering UAB rose 2 percent from 2018, with 2,346 enrolled in 2019. The growth in enrollment for the fourth year in a row has occurred in an increasingly competitive higher-education landscape, and at a time of enrollment declines around the United States. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The University of Alabama at Birmingham has set an enrollment record for the fourth consecutive year, and reached a new milestone — growing its student body to more than 22,000 students for the first time in its 50-year history.

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  • UA researchers to design next-gen transportation system in West Central Alabama

    Researchers at the University of Alabama are embarking on a $16.8 million project to transform the roads and highways in the Tuscaloosa area into a smart transportation network that is safer, less congested and more environmentally friendly.

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  • In-state enrollment up 10% at University of Alabama

    UA Enrollment Highlighted by Talented Class, In-state Freshmen Increase

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  • UAH sets enrollment record

    For immediate release: Sept. 10, 2019

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  • University of Alabama System Announces Statewide Reading Initiative “Reading Allies”

  • Joint Statement by Eliza and Hugh Culverhouse, Jr. and the Board of Trustees of The University of Alabama

    The University of Alabama and Hugh Culverhouse, Jr. agree that they had different views regarding the future of The University of Alabama School of Law. On that basis, the parties agreed to the University’s return of the Culverhouse donations made for the benefit of the law school as well as reverting to the law school’s original name. All other statements made by either party regarding the decision to return Hugh Culverhouse Jr.’s donations, or the removal of Hugh Culverhouse, Jr.’s name from The University of Alabama School of Law are hereby withdrawn. This statement is the sole controlling statement by both parties regarding those matters and neither party will issue any further statement as to the other or as to this matter.

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