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A&S in the News: February 10-16, 2019

Read local, national, and world news that feature faculty, students, and alumni from the College of Arts & Sciences. Most recently, the College is trending in the news for Miss University of Alabama, research on endangered species, a new fellowship, and more. […]

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UA to Conduct Study of Corrections’ Women’s Risk Needs Assessment

Researchers from UA’s department of criminology and criminal justice will study how WRNA is associated with particular likelihoods of misconduct or recidivism after release and to ensure the program is being run with fidelity. […]

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In UA Research, Tiny Worm Mimics Key Genetic Risk for Alzheimer’s

UA researchers use tiny roundworms known as C. elegans, which share roughly half their genes with humans, to study human diseases. The worms recapitulate the clinical trend of Alzheimer’s risk seen in humans that harbor these heritable differences. […]

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Apply to Be a Collaborative Arts Research Initiative Fellow

CARI—which is a new research incubator dedicated to interdisciplinary, arts-focused inquiry—is announcing applications for its inaugural faculty fellowships. Applications will be open Feb. 4 through March 6, and information sessions for the fellowships will be held in January and February. […]

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