Preserving Justice

In 1963, African-Americans in Birmingham, Alabama protested discrimination with daily demonstrations in public facilities and sit-ins at lunch counters. According to historian James Patterson, “More than any event to that …

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Change Agents – UA and Beyond

Dr. John L. Blackburn was a long-time professor and student affairs administrator at the university who inspired his students to become agents of positive change.

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Water|Ways Oral History Videos

Between June 2017 and April 2018, the Water|Ways exhibit from the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service was on display in six Alabama Cities – Eufaula, Decatur, Alexander City, Spanish Fort, Jasper and Selma.

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2017 UA Premier Awards

The University of Alabama established Premier Awards to recognize UA students, faculty, and staff who exemplify the highest standards of scholarship, service, leadership, and character. The Sullivan Award is the …

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