Nineteen Fifty-Six is the first Black student-led magazine at The University of Alabama through the Office of Student Media. Nineteen Fifty-Six celebrates and focuses on Black culture, Black excellence, and Black student experiences at The University of Alabama.


Editor-In-Chief: Ta’Kyla Bates
Adviser: Monique Fields


Contact Number: 205-348-7257

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Fast Facts

1956 is the year that the first Black student, Autherine Lucy Foster, was allowed to enroll at The University of Alabama.