The Department of Management, Information Systems and Quantitative Methods Department held its annual awards ceremony to recognize outstanding students in management and information systems. The ceremony took place on Friday, April 26 at Rosewood Hall, Soho Square in Homewood, AL.
Bob Robicheaux, chair of the Marketing, Industrial Distribution and Economics Department, appeared on FOX 6's Good Day Alabama to discuss the implications of the Marketplace Fairness Act on Alabama coffers (Click below to view the video. Dr. Robicheaux appears at 1:45 after a news report on the U.S. Senate vote).
An innovative UAB class pairs engineering students with business students to design and commercialize marketable solutions. A wheelchair that toddlers can control with a joystick and an affordable home wheelchair weight scale are two of the six outcomes from this collaboration.