Arts and Sciences Alumni Chapter hosts Alumni Night at UAB Baseball GameThe UAB Arts and Sciences Alumni Chapter hosted an Alumni Night at Regions Field for the UAB vs. Alabama baseball game on Tuesday, March 21, 2017.posted yesterday 123 viewsWorks by UAB Art Students to be Featured with Instructor Jenny Fine’s Live Performance Event, “Flat Granny and Me: A Procession in My Mind”During the presentation of “Flat Granny and Me: A Procession in My Mind,” Department of Art and Art History students from Jenny Fine’s class The Collected Narrative will have their own collaborative installations on view.UAB Department of Art and Art History Partners with Sloss Furnaces and 2017 National Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art & Practices, April 5-8Eleven students will attend the conference, with registration paid by donors. Exhibitions by student and professional artists are planned at Sloss and around Birmingham, including UAB’s Project Space.Theatre UAB Presents Entrancing, Witty Sondheim Musical “A Little Night Music”Theatre UAB will present four-time Tony Award-winner “A Little Night Music,” an entrancing musical that explores the tangled web of affairs of actress Desirée Armfeldt and the men who love her, April 5-9. This hilariously witty musical with heartbreaking moments of adoration, regret and desire features Sondheim’s haunting melody “Send in the Clowns.”UAB Gospel Choir Presents free Palm Sunday Concert at 16th Street Baptist ChurchThe University of Alabama at Birmingham Gospel Choir will present its annual spring concert at the historic 16th Street Baptist Church on Palm Sunday, April 9.UAB Music Presents Four World Premieres within Installation Exhibition by Jessica AngelHear chamber music and experience the graphic, large-scale installation created by Colombian-born artist Jessica Angel at Chamber Music @ AEIVA, Friday, April 7.UAB presents 41st annual Juried Student Exhibition, March 31-April 14Works by 37 Department of Art and Art History students selected by visiting artist Jessica Angel will be on exhibition in the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual ArtsExplore India’s Art and Culture with IndiaFestFrom Holi celebrations to lectures and films, and silk screening workshops to performances by Grammy-nominated artists including Anoushka Shankar and Niyaz featuring Azam Ali, IndiaFest offers a wealth of opportunities in late March and April to experience Indian culture.UAB Piano Series Presents Pianist Esther Park on March 26For the final performance of the 2016-2017 UAB Piano Series, Esther Park will perform a program of works by Beethoven, Schubert, Debussy and Messiaen.posted 21 days ago 433 viewsOutstanding Women in Science Seminar Welcomes Sarah HeilshornSpring 2017’s Outstanding Women in Science Seminar (OWiS) Series is hosting Sarah Heilshorn, PhD, Associate Professor of Material Sciences and Engineering at Stanford University for a seminar on March 28th, 2017.posted 21 days ago 389 viewsAlumni Night at UAB BaseballRoot for the home team at the College of Arts and Sciences Alumni Night at UAB Baseball, hosted by the Arts and Sciences Alumni Chapter.posted 21 days ago 340 viewsDeep South Philosophy of Biology WorkshopYou are invited to the Deep South Philosophy of Biology Workshop, March 31 - April 1 at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.posted a while back 547 viewsLecture, Recital to Explore French Keyboard Music Through the CenturiesThe UAB Department of Foreign Languages and the Alliance Française of Birmingham will hold a recital and a lecture in English on Saturday, March 4.See Seven Smart, Short Plays at Theatre UAB’s 14th Annual Festival of 10-Minute PlaysAll of the plays in the March 6-10 festival are written, directed and acted by students, staff and faculty from the UAB Department of Theatre. All tickets are $5, and shows typically sell out.Training Offered for NSF CAREER Awards
The UAB College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to again offer campus-wide training to junior faculty planning to apply for a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award.UAB’s Alys Stephens Center Presents the Yellowjackets Feb. 23 in “The Essentials Volume 5: Contemporary Jazz,” Hosted by Eric EssixThe Grammy Award-winning band, among the pioneers of contemporary jazz groups, will also lead a clinic with UAB Department of Music students, and member Bob Mintzer will perform for schoolchildren with the UAB Jazz EnsembleDiscussion: G. W. Carver High School during SegregationThe African American Studies program is hosting the "Team of One" panel discussion on Thursday, February 16, 2017, at 6pm in the Hill Student Center Alumni Theater. Alumni of G.W. Carver High School during the late 60s will talk about their experiences attending the high school during the segregation era.posted a while back 777 viewsMessage in the Music: Hip Hop Generational SoundtracksThe African American Studies program & the Office of Equity & Diversity are hosting a hip-hop panel titled "Message in the Music: Hip Hop Generational Soundtracks."posted a while back 645 viewsInterested in Graphic Design and Its History? See “Graphic Means” at UAB Hill Student Center on March 7“Graphic Means” documents graphic design production from the 1950s through the 1990s. The screening is free for all UAB ID holders, including students and employees.Theatre UAB Presents Tom Stoppard’s Metaphysical Murder Mystery “The Real Inspector Hound” Feb. 22-26Playwright Tom Stoppard’s hilarious lampooning of murder mystery conventions features feuding theater critics Moon and Birdboot as they are swept into the whodunit they are viewing. The “play within a play” is based in three acting styles interwoven together: the farcical, the melodrama of “who done it thrillers” and Theatre of the Absurd.