International biodiversity experts will join Dr. Edward O. Wilson, a UA alumnus, Pulitzer Prize winner and one of the world’s most decorated scientists, for a three-day symposium on the state and future of biodiversity on the planet.
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Students, with faculty mentoring, are planning projects for the Spring Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference, an annual UA event that provides a welcoming and competitive venue for undergraduates to showcase research findings.
The Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art provides UA students with a wealth of learning opportunities, both scholarly and creative.
An idea on paper is only words. The challenge comes in trying to bring that idea to life – and then finding someone willing to put money into it.
By Kim Eaton University of Alabama students are learning the value behind the “two heads are better than one” concept when addressing the health-care needs of rural communities. The Capstone College of Nursing received a $997,173 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to implement a collaborative, team-based approach to working with […]
Students in the master of fine arts program foster the creativity of young writers through UA’s creative writing camp and club.
Research into the python’s “amazing physiology” could lead to treatments for human diseases. Dr. Stephen Secor had a hand in sequencing the snake’s genome, a crucial step in the research.
By tinkering with the properties of iron oxide nanoparticles, Dr. Yuping Bao, a University of Alabama engineering professor, believes MRIs can be enhanced.
For the 33rd consecutive year, The University of Alabama’s Office of Media Relations offers predictions from faculty experts for the coming year. While these “educated guesses” don’t always come true, our track record over the years has been good.
UA researchers were an integral part of the award-winning project to observe cosmic neutrinos, and to do it in the harsh environment of the Antarctic.