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Where Olympians Are Made: UA athletes head to the Summer Olympics

June 24, 2021

With one month left until the opening ceremonies on July 23, 13 current and former UA student-athletes have punched their tickets to the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.   Rhyan White: Swimming, United...

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‘The spike wheels of justice:’ Yusef Salaam gives Martin Luther King, Jr. lecture

January 30, 2020

Yusef Salaam stood confidently before a captivated audience, waiting for a reprieve from a pause that felt eternal. For 25 seconds, the stray jingle of keys and items clattering to the ground were the...

CW / Hannah Saad

Volleyball loses in straight sets to Georgia

November 28, 2019
Alabama volleyball lost its seventh straight game on Wednesday night, falling in straight sets to Georgia.
UA President Stuart Bell met temporarily on Tuesday with a group of graduate students who staged a sit-in until they could get an official meeting to discuss their concerns about structural racism on campus. This was just one of several groups of students and faculty who made their voices heard in the two weeks following the resignation of Jamie Riley. CW / Joe Will Field

‘Only the beginning’: Activists push for a more inclusive campus

September 23, 2019
A further update on the free-speech movement on campus spurred by the resignation of Dr. Riley.
CW / Hannah Saad

‘Lest we forget:’ A Q&A with professor Hilary Green

September 9, 2019
Hilary Green is an associate professor of history in the Department of Gender and Race Studies at the University of Alabama.
The Universitys first endowment fund for LGBTQ+ students was approved on July 12, 2019.

Endowment fund signed to support LGBTQ+ students

August 12, 2019
After creating the University’s first LGBTQ+ Alumni Association in 2018, the organization’s founders have started to grow an endowment to make sure queer students can thrive on campus. 
UAPD introduces community policing, mental health officer to campus

UAPD introduces community policing, mental health officer to campus

July 24, 2019
In an effort to mitigate issues and build trust with students, police officers on campus are stressing a community-oriented approach to law enforcement: They’re friendly faces that are there for you as students, faculty, staff, and visitors. 
The Juneteenth Celebration and Black Business Expo was held last weekend behind Weeping Mary Baptist Church, but many said the turnout was low.

Residents disappointed about low turnout at Juneteenth Celebration

June 18, 2019

Tarril Slater and Rhonda Williams know the weight that one date – June 19 – holds in their history. “It’s the Fourth of July for black people,” Williams said. For many, June is a month...

After attending South Birmingham's 41st-annual Pride Parade, Ceara Bryson, 24, said she was knocked unconscious by a woman who shouted homophobic slurs at her at a bar.

Help us investigate hate: Residents, students share Pride experiences

June 14, 2019

UPDATED: June 17, 2019 The month of June is known as Pride month, which was created to celebrate the strides made by LGBTQ people in the face of discrimination. But some say the battle is ongoing. On...

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