Internal and external communications and media relations on behalf of the Board of Trustees, the Chancellor and the senior administrative team of The University of Alabama System is handled through the Office of Communications and Community Relations under the direction of Vice Chancellor Kellee Reinhart.

Holland to chair national women's health organization

UAB--Feb 9, 2018

Birmingham, AL - A University of Alabama at Birmingham associate professor will lead a national women’s health organization.

Professor Creates New Materials for Gas Separations

UA--Feb 6, 2018

Tuscaloosa, AL - In response to future energy challenges, chemical engineers at The University of Alabama are creating new materials to more efficiently separate gases related to energy processes.

UAH Honors College names Inaugural Honors Faculty Fellows

UAH--Feb 8, 2018

Huntsville, AL - The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) Honors College is pleased to announce the inaugural class of Honors College Faculty Fellows.

Dean's Excellence Award winner profile: Jennifer Gordetsky, M.D.

UABHS--Feb 7, 2018

Birmingham, AL - Jennifer Gordetsky, M.D., assistant professor in the Department of Pathology, is the junior faculty winner of the Dean’s Excellence Award in Teaching.

Student Teams Compete for $50k in Aldag Business Plan Competition

UA--Feb 5, 2018

Tuscaloosa, AL -Do you have the entrepreneurial spirit? Do you have a business idea ready to take to the next step? Students at The University of Alabama can turn their business ideas into realities by winning up to $50,000 in the Edward K. Aldag Jr. Business Plan Competition March 27 at the Bryant Conference Center.

UAB research funding continues to increase

UAB--Feb 7, 2018

Birmingham, AL - The University of Alabama at Birmingham had $538 million in research expenditures in 2016, and ranked No. 15 nationally among public universities and No. 31 overall in federally funded research in 2016, according to data released by the National Science Foundation.

UA, Naval Observatory Partnership to Improve Precise Timing Education

UA--Feb 7, 2018

Tuscaloosa, AL - The University of Alabama has partnered with the United States Naval Observatory to train UA students in precise timing and time interval technology, which is used in highly precise atomic clocks on which the U.S. military, financial sector, GPS satellites and power grids rely.

UAB partnership further enhancing recovery after surgery

UABHS--Feb 7, 2018

Birmingham, AL - UAB Medicine has partnered with SeamlessMD, becoming the first health system in Alabama to leverage patient engagement technology to improve patients’ recovery from major surgery.

UAH honored again as a Tree Campus USA

UAH--Feb 8, 2018

Huntsville, AL - The Arbor Day Foundation has for the fifth year in a row honored The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) as a 2017 Tree Campus USA, recognizing UAH’s commitment to effective urban forest management.

Fargue awarded K01 grant awarded to study kidney stones

UAB--Feb 9, 2018

Birmingham, AL - Sonia Fargue, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor in UAB’s Department of Urology, was awarded a K01 Mentored Research Scientist Career Development grant by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. Fargue will be studying glycolate metabolism and renal synthesis of oxalate.

UAH mechanical engineering major receives national achievement award

UAH--Feb 8, 2018

Huntsville, AL - Nick Peterson, a senior mechanical engineering major and Honors College student at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), will receive the Internship Student Achievement Award at the 2018 conference of the Cooperative Education & Internship Association (CEIA), to be held April 16-18 in Charleston, S.C.

Grant to add 19 new Alabama telehealth locations

UABHS--Feb 7, 2018

Birmingham, AL - Many patients who live in rural areas will not have to travel as far to see their doctors thanks to a new grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.