The Department of History and the Birmingham Islamic Society will host a free, public lecture on “How Islam Saved the Jews” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 24.
Mayor William Bell will discuss science, technology, engineering and mathematics education in Birmingham City Schools at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 23. The event, free and open to the public, will take place at the Edge of Chaos, located on the fourth floor of the Lister Hill Library, 1720 Second Ave. South. The event is sponsored by the UAB Community and Science Investigations (C&SI) graduate student group and the Graduate Student Association.

The Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures and Alliance Française of Birmingham will present a lecture in English by Fredéric Gros, professor of political philosophy at theUniversité de Paris-Est Créteil and at the Institut d'Etudes Politiques (Sciences Po Paris), at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 26.
Student works including graphic design, drawing, painting, printmaking and photography will be featured in a new Bachelor of Fine Arts exhibition at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Abroms-Engel Institute for Visual Arts.

The Bachelor of Fine Arts degree is the undergraduate professional degree for studio art in the Department of Art and Art History. These exhibitions are the pinnacle of achievement for those students accepted into the BFA program at UAB.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham will hold two commencement ceremonies and a doctoral hooding ceremony Saturday, April 26. At least 2,828 students will graduate this spring.
The UAB Political Science Club will host a forum of the candidates for State House Representatives for Alabama districts 52, 54 and 55 at 6 p.m. Friday, April 11.
Join the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center and some of Birmingham’s most innovative artists for the second annual Light Dreams festival, a free celebration of art, music, dance and light.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Art and Art History will present a forum and lecture by Tushar Gandhi, great-grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, on Tuesday, May 6.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham Computer Music Ensemble, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Scott L. Phillips, Ph.D., will perform live in concert in “Odyssey at the Odess” on Friday, April 11, and Saturday, April 12.
April is a busy month for the University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Music’s UAB Percussion, with a festival for area high school percussion ensembles and three free concerts.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Theatre will present the musical “Urinetown” April 9-13, with shows at 7:30 p.m. nightly April 9-12 and a matinee at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 13, in the Sirote Theatre at UAB’s Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Please join us for a lecture by Dr. David J. Wasserstein, Eugene Greener Jr. Professor of Jewish History at Vanderbilt University, titled “How Islam Saved the Jews.” The event is cosponsored by the Department of History and the Birmingham Islamic Society.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham Gospel Choir will present its annual Spring Concert at 7 p.m. Monday, April 14, at UAB's Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Facebook-sponsored game of cybersecurity Capture the Flag will be held March 22 at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in which teams will try to penetrate peers' online security while defending their own.
Please join us for a talk by Ralph Kingston, Associate Professor and History Department Graduate Program Officer of Auburn University's History Department.
Fabric and installation artist Amanda Browder will enlist the help of the community for two giant fabric installations at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, to celebrate the university’s new cultural corridor.
Seven University of Alabama at Birmingham students have been selected to attend the prestigious Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) at Arizona State University in Phoenix from March 21-23.
The Marcus Roberts Trio will kick off The Essentials: Ragtime and Early New Orleans Jazz, a new performance series created by the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Department of Art and Art History will host the Art History Master of Arts Symposium, an annual daylong symposium shared with the University of Alabama, on Friday, March 7, at the UAB Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham choirs will perform in a concert fundraiser at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, at Southside Baptist Church, 11th Avenue South at 19th Street.
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