Summer 2022 Commencement

Coleman Coliseum 1201 Coliseum Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States

Find ceremony details on the UA Commencement website.

Labor Day – UA Closed

The University of Alabama will be closed in observance of Labor Day. Find the full UA Academic Calendar on the University Registrar's website.

2022 Darden Lecture: “The Plant Hunter: A Scientist’s Quest for Nature’s Next Medicines”

North Lawn 2005 The 2022 Darden Lecture speaker is Dr. Cassandra Quave. She is the Curator of the Herbarium and Associate Professor of Dermatology and Human Health at Emory University, where she leads natural product drug discovery research initiatives and teaches courses on medicinal plants, microbiology, and pharmacology. As a medical ethnobotanist, her work focuses on the documentation and pharmacological analysis of plants used in traditional medicine. Dr. Quave  is a Fellow of the Explorers Club, a past President of the [...]