Enjoy free performances throughout winter and spring 2016 by students, faculty and guest artists presented by UAB’s Department of Music.
The 2015 issue of the Vulcan Historical Review won third prize in the Nash History Journal competition sponsored by Phi Alpha Theta, the national history honor society.
December 11, 2015

Sociology Speaker Series

UAB Sociology's Speaker Series is being organized for 2016-17 and will be announced later.
The Department of History welcomes a new faculty member in January 2016. Stella Ghervas will be joining us as an assistant professor starting in the Spring semester.
Students and faculty earned more than two dozen award nominations and were invited to perform at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Region IV Festival.
Panion teaches multimedia production, orchestration and arranging, and is director of the Music Technology program in the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Music.
Works by Cuban-born artist Enrique Martínez Celaya will be on exhibition in 2016, in a show curated by Lisa Tamiris Becker. The exhibit, “Enrique Martínez Celaya: Small Paintings 1974-2015,” will be on display at the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts from Jan. 22-March 19, 2016.
Artists Merrilee Challiss and UAB professor of art Derek Cracco examine spirituality and religion through their featured work in New American Paintings.
Kasman, professor of piano, will be a soloist with Saratov Philharmonic Orchestra in the performance of Nikolai Medtner’s Piano Concerto No. 2 op. 50 on Sunday, Dec. 6.
UAB Writers’ Series continues with reading by author Nina Revoyr on Saturday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. in the Hulsey Recital Hall.
The UAB Bachelor of Fine Arts exhibition represents the culmination of a diverse and intensive program of undergraduate study. A free closing reception is planned for 6-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11.
A one-night-only student showcase, the exhibition will feature the work of Department of Art and Art History students from ARS 495/595: The Collected Narrative class.
UAB students gathered for the "Exploring Racism through Hip Hop" writing workshop at the Department of Theatre's acting studio on Nov. 13 to add their voices to a musical in the works.
Featured will be the UAB Concert Choir and Chamber Singers, the UAB Trumpet Ensemble, and choir students from John Carroll, Calera, Thompson and Hueytown high schools.
Ashley Jones, who graduated with a degree in English in 2012, has been given the Writers’ Award by the Rona Jaffe Foundation.
The Birmingham Public Library will present an exhibition of artworks by students of UAB Professor of Painting Gary Chapman from Nov. 15-Dec. 31.
Renowned artist Travis Somerville will present a lecture Tuesday, Nov. 3, at the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts’ Hess Lecture Hall at 6 p.m.
Guests and patients at UAB Hospital can enjoy performances and more each week with a new season of free “Thursday Arts Experiences,” a noon performance series.
“Chamber Music @ AEIVA” will begin at 5 p.m. and offer gallery viewing and a reception followed by a 30-minute concert at 5:30 featuring student and faculty performers.
The UAB Gospel Choir will celebrate its 20th anniversary in concert on Sunday, Nov. 15, with a reunion choir, a seven-piece band and horn section, steppers, and dance and mime teams.
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