is how college is meant to be

Over 9,300 students enrolled in Fall 2018
A&S issued almost 2.5 million dollars in scholarships last year
22 faculty-led study abroad programs
Faculty were awarded 25.1 million dollars in research grants last year
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A&S in the News: August 4-10, 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 research on mass shootings, the 2020 Census, and more. […]

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Alexandre Tokovinine photographing broken fragments of a Mayan monument

Maya Violent Warfare Occurred Earlier Than Thought

Dr. Alexandre Tokovinine, UA assistant professor of anthropology, is part of a team of researchers who show brutal warfare in Mayan civilizations occurred earlier than previously thought. […]

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Jennie Thies

Tears Turn to Success for Graduate Student: Determination Brings NIH Fellowship

Jennie Thies, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Biological Sciences, was recently awarded an NIH Diversity Research Supplement, a highly competitive fellowship that will support her research. […]

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two hands holding a pile of wild strawberries

Wild Eats – Foraging for Your Grub

Dr. Michael R. McKain, assistant professor of biological sciences, said Alabama is one of the most biodiverse states in the nation, and with that comes a plethora of wild eats. […]

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