Global Café provided a great opportunity for interested students to learn about the application process and the benefits of a Fulbright scholarship. Fulbright information sessions are held throughout the year, but especially in August and September every fall.
Swim to the Top, now in its third year with plans for a fourth, connects university students with the community through life-saving swimming lessons.
Week-long UA STEM Entrepreneurship Academy (SEA) gave high school students a head start in science and related areas.
Ping Shi teaches Tai Chi to Holt Elementary School students as a part of the Heart Touch program.
An alliance of area schools and parents, the academy applies research-based principles that build student achievement through strong family-school partnerships.
The Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship (JCES) is a peer-reviewed international journal through which faculty, staff, students, and community partners disseminate scholarly works.
Together with the local community, the Center for Community-Based Partnerships provides several programs which focus on Community Education.
The Parent Teacher Leadership Academy utilizes research-based practices to provide professional development to parent and teacher leaders who use their knowledge to support students’ achievement through strong family-school partnerships.
The goal of the Swim to the Top program is to provide effective swim instruction to make children proficient survival swimmers. Swim instructors from The University of Alabama will work with Barnes Branch summer attendees to provide quality swim instruction.
The STEM Entrepreneurship Academy is a summer camp for high schoolers which presents science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) in the context of entrepreneurship to encourage majors and careers in the STEM areas.