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Mooney endorsed by Eagle Forum in run for state school board

Veteran educator and administrator Kelly Mooney has picked up another endorsement in her bid for the District 3 spot on the Alabama State Board...

Yaffee: Is real school choice finally coming to Alabama in 2024?

Lt. Governor Will Ainsworth released his New Year's resolutions for 2024 and at the very top of the list is passing a school choice...

Tuberville questions how plagiarism, not ‘antisemitic garbage’ got Harvard president in trouble

On Tuesday, now-former Harvard University President Claudine Gay resigned from her position following testimony she delivered before Congress in defense of antisemitic behavior on...

API report reveals hurdles, hope for universal school choice in Alabama

New API Report Reveals Hurdles and Hope for Universal School Choice in Alabama The Alabama Policy Institute released its 2023-2024 Education Freedom in Alabama report....

WSJ critique of Auburn highlights success coveted by similar universities

With more than 2,500 words making it to print, the Wall Street Journal delivered a detailed account of Auburn's investments in facilities and campus...

Tuscaloosa Academy student wins congressional Digital App Challenge

A Tuscaloosa Academy student was recently recognized for creating an app that allows people nationwide to register to vote via smartphone and also helps...

Auburn scientist brewing up research to help hops grow in Alabama

Assistant Professor Andre da Silva is conducting cutting-edge research on ways to grow hops in Alabama within Auburn University's Department of Horticulture in collaboration with faculty, industry leaders and...

Doug Bachuss announces candidacy for State School Board, District 7

The current Vice President of the Decatur City School Board, Doug Bachuss, has announced he's running for the Alabama State Board of Education District...

Alabama’s most influential leaders attended ‘incredible’ GOP debate at the University of Alabama

Four presidential candidates took the stage at Moody Music Building on the University of Alabama’s campus earlier this month for an official GOP debate....

Auburn demonstrates high-power battery for next-generation defense applications

Generating dynamic, high-energy pulse power is one thing. Doing so while keeping batteries cool and safe, however, has been another. Auburn University and IntraMicron Inc.,...

UA to bolster nation’s workforce in precision timing

A one-of-a-kind graduate program at the University of Alabama will pave the way for highly-skilled professionals to enter the ranks of the critical field...

University of Alabama, Shelton State chosen for Battery Workforce Challenge

The University of Alabama and Shelton State Community College have both been selected to take part in the Battery Workforce Challenge, working with their...

UA offers look at Catherine and Pettus Randall Welcome Center

The University of Alabama began construction on the multimillion-dollar Catherine and Pettus Randall Welcome Center last February. On Monday, the school released an update and...

USA begins construction on $200M College of Medicine building

The University of South Alabama is breaking ground for a medical building that will "transform medicine," the university announced. The construction of the facility...

ALFA endorses Kelly Mooney for state school board

The Alabama Farmers Federation announced its endorsement of veteran Birmingham educator and former Briarwood Christian School administrator, Kelly Mooney, for District 3 of the...

University of Alabama celebrates decade of growth for research, discovery

For the 10th straight year, outside support of research and other sponsored activities at The University of Alabama increased. One of the fastest growing major...

Auburn pharmacy team brings new approach to cancer research

For most academic scientists conducting biomedical research, the possibility of advancing a new medicine to the clinic is, at best, an aspiration. Despite the...

New residence hall, additional parking coming to Samford

Samford University is continuing the expansion of its Birmingham campus. The school is set to construct a brand new residence hall for first year...

Alabama two-year college enrollment grows, outpaces national average

For the third straight year, enrollment in the state's community and technical colleges has increased, the Alabama Community College System announced. This year the increase...

Alabama mental health support series launched with support from lawmakers

As the country experiences a growing mental health crisis, particularly among the nation's youth, one organization is stepping up to help educate the age...

Wallace State showcases heavy duty electric truck, first of its kind sold in Alabama

When most people think of electric vehicles, the image of a heavy duty truck doesn't come to mind. Wallace State Community College, however, flipped the...

University of Alabama celebrates decade of growth for research and discovery

For the 10th straight year, outside support of research and other sponsored activities at The University of Alabama increased. One of the fastest growing major...

SoulGrown: EARTH’s site has a deep-rooted history in East Alabama economy

From rubble will rise EARTH. The East Alabama Rural Innovation & Training Hub (EARTH), which will be constructed on the historic Avondale Mills site, will offer...

Troy University names Filmore as Vice Chancellor of Government and External Relations

William Filmore, previously the Director of Government Relations at Troy University, is taking over as the senior-most external affairs official for Troy University, effective...