McKnight Honored with Buford Peace Award

May 3rd, 2021

By David Miller May 3, 2021 University of Alabama political science professor Dr. Utz McKnight has been named the recipient of the 2021 Buford Peace Award. Housed in the School […]

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‘The Cost of Recovery is Unbelievable’

March 10th, 2021

Child Trafficking Study Yields Statewide Protocol, Reveals Major Voids in Services By David Miller March 10, 2021 With several book chapters and manuscripts on the horizon, the impact of the […]

SSW Students Work to End Child Hunger

March 8th, 2021

‘County ambassadors’ help update food availability databases throughout Alabama By Melissa Parker March 8, 2021 TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama’s School of Social Work is partnering with Auburn […]

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‘I wanted to be the difference’

February 19th, 2021

BSW student helps launch Students Tide Against Suicide By David Miller  Feb. 19, 2021 September 2019 is a month Ashlyn Neal will never forget.   Her mother, Jessica Key, died by […]

Looking Out for Home

February 13th, 2021

Smith seeking partnerships to meet critical hygiene needs for West Side residents Story by David Miller Photos by Matthew Wood Feb. 12, 2021 The warmth and humidity on this early […]