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  • The University of Alabama System

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  • UAH researcher helps preserve at-risk Apollo program recordings

    A new historic preservation project at the University of Alabama in Huntsville is revealing a behind-the-scenes perspective of the groundbreaking Apollo space program.

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  • Veteran Officer Steve Anderson Named UA System Director of Security

  • UAB Top Young U.S. University for Second Year in a Row

  • UAB’s Inaugural Grand Challenge

    Mona Fouad, M.D., director of the UAB Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Center, and her team received UAB’s first Grand Challenge award with their “Healthy Alabama 2030: Live HealthSmart” project. Dr. Fouad’s team will receive a three-year, $2.7 million award from the university to fund the initial effort.

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  • UA System Announces Tuition Freeze for In-State Students

    University of Alabama System Chancellor Finis E. St. John announced today that the System Office will propose a freeze on in-state tuition at all three campuses for the 2019-2020 academic year at the June meeting of the University of Alabama System Board of Trustees, effective with the Fall 2019 semester.

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  • 2019 McMahon-Pleiad Prize

  • STEM programs introduce students in rural Alabama to career possibilities

    The University of Alabama System is providing new opportunities for students in the state’s rural counties to learn about cutting-edge career options in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.

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  • Dean Vickers: UAB Medicine is building on rapid growth to achieve lofty goals

    Over the past five years, Dr. Selwyn Vickers has seen the UAB medical enterprise build on a powerful growth spurt that began more than a decade ago. It’s a continued evolution that has further lifted UAB’s reputation and thrust it onto the national stage for research, patient care and education.

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  • Alabama Transportation Institute research drives ‘Rebuild Alabama’ discussions

    As state lawmakers evaluate Gov. Kay Ivey’s “Rebuild Alabama Infrastructure Plan,” they have been able to make smart decisions based on the current conditions of state’s road and bridges as well as how demands placed on the transportation system are likely to grow over the next generation.

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  • Matt Might’s personal quest sparks UAB precision medicine revolution

    For Dr. Matt Might, director of the Hugh Kaul Precision Medicine Institute at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, the future of medicine revolves around physicians harnessing information on a scale unimagined by patients today.

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  • Universities’ programs tackle health care issues in rural Alabama

    In Alabama’s rural communities, a health care crisis is spreading. Local hospitals are straining under economic pressures and slashing services to keep the doors open. In all but a handful of counties, there is a shortage of front-line doctors.

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