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.

The Crown Returns to The Capstone

UA--June 14, 2018

Tuscaloosa, AL - As a Miss Alabama legacy, Callie Walker has long embraced the nuances of pageant competitions and the hard work and focus needed to deliver perfect performances.

Times Higher Education ranks UAB No. 1 young U.S. university, top 10 worldwide

UAB--June 11, 2018

Birmingham, AL - The University of Alabama at Birmingham has been ranked the top young university in the United States and No. 10 worldwide in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 2018 Young University Rankings.

UAH receives Accreditation for Doctor of Nursing Practice Program

UAH--June 12, 2018

Huntsville, AL - The University of Alabama in Huntsville’s (UAH) College of Nursing has earned full accreditation for its Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program.

House calls program reduces number of ER visits

UABHS--June 11, 2018

Birmingham, AL - A nurse takes 74-year-old Jo Smith’s temperature, measures her blood pressure and draws blood while a doctor conducts a checkup and reviews her vitals. All of this takes place while Smith sits at a kitchen table in her daughter’s Gardendale, Alabama, home.

Huntsville Shakes will offer innovative theatre to Valley

UAH--June 11, 2018

Huntsville, AL - Huntsville Shakespeare, also known as Huntsville Shakes, is a new collaborative venture between faculty in The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) Theatre program and the UAH Department of English to bring innovative and boundary pushing theatre to the Tennessee Valley.

ESL program makes second language a first priority

UAB--June 14, 2018

Birmingham, AL - By some estimates, nearly 2 billion people worldwide will be learning English by 2020. Which means teachers of English are in demand in places such as Asia, Africa, Latin America, Europe—and Alabama

UA Awarded $6 million DOT Grant for Rail Line Overpass

UA--June 6, 2018

Tuscaloosa, AL - U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) announced today that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded The University of Alabama with a $6,025,657 Infrastructure For Rebuilding America, or INFRA, grant.

Lubin selected to serve on prestigious study section

UABHS--June 13, 2018

Birmingham, AL - Farah Lubin, Ph.D., associate professor and director of the NINDS Neuroscience Roadmap Scholar Program, has been selected to serve as a member of the Clinical Neuroplasticity and Neurotransmitters Study Section for the Center for Scientific Review.

UA Announces New Master’s Degree in Public Health

UA--June 13, 2018

Tuscaloosa, AL - As health promotion, education and the health care industry rapidly evolve, The University of Alabama’s College of Human Environmental Sciences is changing to meet new needs by adding a Master’s in Public Health program, which will be offered both on campus and by distance.

Researchers investigate potential threat to speech privacy

UAB--June 14, 2018

Birmingham, AL - Could smartphone motion sensors be used by cybercriminals to record speech? It is a question that many academic and industry researchers are working to answer in order to ward off this kind of malicious use before it happens.

Lori Lioce selected for National League for Nursing’s prestigious LEAD program/

UAH--June 11, 2018

Huntsville, AL - Lori Lioce, Clinical Associate Professor of Nursing and Executive Director of The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) College of Nursing Learning and Technology Resource Center, has been selected to participate in the National League for Nursing’s (NLN) prestigious LEAD Program.

Nation’s top cancer centers to endorse elimination of HPV-related cancers

UABHS--June 11, 2018

Birmingham, AL - Nearly 80 million Americans — one out of every four people — are infected with the human papillomavirus, and more than 31,000 will be diagnosed with an HPV-related cancer this year.