ANNOUNCEMENTS AND REMINDERS
UA Army ROTC Marks 9/11
The Crimson Tide Battalion of UA’s Army ROTC commemorated the 19th anniversary of 9/11 with a tribute. Watch the video.
UREC: Helping Keep UA Safe While Active
Many University Recreation facilities are now open and back to regular operating hours, with safety procedures in place.
Weekend COVID-19 Testing
Drive-thru COVID-19 testing for symptomatic or students exposed to the coronavirus will be at the Student Health Center Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Students should call 205-348-2778 or 205-348-0386 for an appointment. Those who come without an appointment can expect delays.
In-State Increase, Record Number of Graduate Students Highlights UA Enrollment
A 2% increase in the number of in-state undergraduate students and record-setting Graduate School enrollment highlight The University of Alabama’s fall 2020 total student headcount, which surpasses the 37,800 mark.
Fight COVID-19 with the GuideSafe App
The COVID-19 Exposure Notification App will anonymously notify users if they have been in potential close contact with someone who later reports a positive COVID-19 test result — without sharing the identity of either person. It is a critical component to mitigating the spread of COVID-19.
Bama Year One Sign-ups Begin
Bama Year One is an organization housed within the Center for Service and Leadership dedicated to building ethical, service-based leadership skills of freshmen. The curriculum looks to find how service pertains to topics such as homelessness, the environment, food insecurity, and health care, as well as defining one’s values, future and life map. Students can sign up for a small group with other freshmen and two upperclassmen. Groups will meet via Zoom beginning Sept. 21.
Tide Talks Seeks Speakers for Sept. 25
Tide Talks is a student organization on campus dedicated to providing a platform for students and their revolutionary ideas. It operates like a TED talk, in which a student speaker spends about 10 minutes discussing their passions, ideas, a cool experience they’ve had, or an idea — the possibilities are endless. More information and a form to nominate a speaker for the Sept. 25 event is available on the Tide Talks website.
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Navigators Help New Students Find Their Way
Senior Creates Greeting Cards to Cheer Nursing Home Residents
Tips for Students Taking Virtual Classes this Fall
Final Summer Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony Held Virtually
Parent Gives Perspective of UA’s COVID-19 Response
More Student News
Information on COVID-19 and campus operations is being updated frequently. For more FAQs, go to UA’s healthinfo website. If you have questions not answered on the website, please call UA’s COVID-19 hotline at 205-348-CV19 (2819).