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Parking prices have gone too far

Jinnie Christensen

July 20, 2016

Much like tuition rates do each year, the cost of parking on or near campus has risen ever steeper, putting a higher toll on students and faculty alike. Students living on campus have to pay $360 to park on campus, which is ri...

News Calendar: week of March 7

Savannah Vankirk

March 7, 2016

Monday, March 7, 2016WHAT: African-American Foodways: At the Heart of Southern CookingWHEN: 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.WHERE: 2nd Floor Lobby W.S. Hoole Special Collections LibraryWHAT: Symphonic Band ConcertWHEN: 7:30-9:30 p.m.WHERE:...

School identity stretched by growth

Allison Mollenkamp

January 20, 2016

In the fall of 2004, The University of Alabama reported “record highs” of enrollment. That year the campus sported just under 21,000 students. This fall, eleven years later, enrollment topped 37,000. With this growth has com...

Another cannonball found on campus

Kelly Ward

July 17, 2015

A crew installing wiring for lights near Rowand-Johnson Hall on Friday morning found a cannonball.Friday's find brings the total number of Civil War-era cannonballs discovered on campus this summer to 11 after 10 were found in ...

​Cannonballs found under University sidewalk

Laura Testino

June 24, 2015

Construction crews happened upon 10 Civil-War-era cannonballs while repairing sections of the University sidewalk on Friday, according to The area, just north of the Quad near the center of campus, was then occupied by...

Smoking ban on campus ineffective

Vel Lewis

January 13, 2015

Returning back to campus brought new excitements, a new year, new classes and a new smoking ban on campus. Effective Jan. 1, the ban states that smoking is prohibited in all locations and at all times. But while there seem to ...

The University must provide support for black students, not just words

Samaria Johnson

August 27, 2014

The University of Alabama generally has its students’ best interests at heart. However, while the University generally invests much in order to ensure the social, academic and personal well-being of its white students, the same...

In the Alabama heat, drink more water for appropriate hydration

Erynn Williams

August 26, 2014

As an out-of-state student, I can honestly say that one of the biggest adjustments for me to make on campus was the lovely Alabama heat. Summertime in Alabama can reach sweltering temperatures, and this past weekend served as...

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