A UA student with a love of space manages a program that helps sixth-graders develop simple rockets.
Find Your Passion
Students at The University of Alabama find countless ways to get involved and expand their horizons through exploration and discovery. This section highlights students who have found their passion while pursuing their interests, and shows ways they are making an impact on the University, the state, and the world.
Born and raised in Alabama, Brandon Hooks has long held an international outlook.
The gravity of impending brain surgery becomes clearer to Madison Darling while sitting in her doctor’s office.
Tennis, volleyball, dance … you name it, and the Rogers triplets did it … together. The University of Alabama seniors say the Capstone has provided opportunity for individual growth.
A Colorado native found her passion upon hearing a UA biomedical researcher present. It’s taken her to new levels.
A senior engineering student recently started a comic book company with his best friend.
Women’s field hockey is proving an unlikely avenue for a UA student to gain sports management-related experience.
Lauren Garrett took a winding road to find her way into the brightly colored classroom where she teaches toddlers several days a week.
Nathan Craft weaves his personal mantra – kindness toward others – into his professional outlook.
Mitchell Griest came to The University of Alabama to study computer science. His interests in art and technology seemed, he says, mutually exclusive.