• UA Names Myron Pope Vice President for Student Life

  • Chancellor St. John calls for ‘transformational investment’ in UAB genomic medicine research center

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – Finis “Fess” St. John IV, Chancellor of The University of Alabama System, called on Governor Kay Ivey and legislative leadership to provide a $50 million investment in a new genomic medicine research center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham that will transform the future of healthcare in the state.

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  • UAH aerospace engineering research spurs high ranking, collaborations

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – Aerospace engineering researchers at The University of Alabama in Huntsville are modeling how a future U.S. spacecraft might be engineered for nuclear propulsion. They are also studying how reliable rocket engine components can be printed using advanced manufacturing techniques.

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  • UAB Health System, Ascension St. Vincent’s develop strategic alliance for better health

  • UA System researchers work to unlock tornado mysteries and improve public safety

  • 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

    September 20, 2019

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  • 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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