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Shelby Institute News & Events

Tuomey Hall Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Applications for inaugural cohort of Shelby Scholars program to close Monday

The nonpartisan institute, named after Alabama Senator Richard Shelby, will select 20–25 students for the inaugural cohort of the program.

Tuomey Hall Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Watch the Shelby Institute for Policy and Leadership ribbon-cutting

Visit the link below to watch the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Tuomey Hall, home of the Shelby Insitute for Policy and Leadership.

Tuomey Hall Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Shelby Institute Opens Doors and Completes Leadership Team

The University of Alabama cut the ribbon on the Shelby Institute for Policy and Leadership, a student-focused academic and service program concentrating on educating and training students interested in policy.

Sen. Richard Shelby to Donate Official Papers, Records, Materials to UA

U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby will donate his official Senate papers, records and materials to The University of Alabama at the conclusion of his sixth U.S. Senate term.

Two Transformative Initiatives Honor Sen. Shelby’s Historic Support

UA announced the creation of the Shelby Institute for Policy and Leadership, focused on providing premier educational programs for students interested in policy.

New Shelby Institute at the University of Alabama to be led by Familiar face

UA System Chancellor Finis St. John IV is stepping down from leading the state’s flagship university system to take a new role at the newly founded Shelby Institute for Policy and Leadership.