Engineering the Future of FitnessUndergraduate student scores his own lab to develop exercise innovations.Tweet StormStudents go on a flight of imagination.Undergraduate Neuroscience Program's Outstanding Seniors: Sullivan HanbackSullivan Hanback, a senior majoring in the Undergraduate Neuroscience Program, writes about his experiences in the program and at UAB.posted 5 days ago 869 viewsUAB 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.Undergraduate Neuroscience and Psychology Students Honored as Outstanding Women for 2017Mugdha Mokashi of the Undergraduate Neuroscience Program and Whitney Rice, a postdoc in Psychology, will be honored as Outstanding Women by UAB in a ceremony held during during Women’s History Month.Alex Dawson Receives UWA’s Undergraduate Research Symposium Dean’s AwardBiology major Alex Dawson, a junior in Dr. Shahid Mukhtar’s lab, received the Dean’s Award for a poster he presented at the University of West Alabama’s 6th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium in March 2017. Dawson was one of more than 40 undergraduate students to present a research project at the regional symposium.posted 12 days ago 842 viewsCybersecurity Research Earns UAB Student National Institute of Justice FellowshipUAB doctoral student Ajaya Neupane awarded highly competitive $50,000 fellowship to continue research using neuroimaging devices to examine internet users’ susceptibility to cyberattacks.UAB Names 2017 Diversity ChampionsFour individuals and one student organization were honored with the President’s Diversity Champion Award for their work to create a more culturally diverse, inclusive university community.Finding Success in Digital CareersBirmingham is a leading center of growth for young professionals. Alumni working in digital marketing at Birmingham-based Influence Health describe their careers and share advice for current students.Public Relations Students Participate in ChallengeThe Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations at the University of Alabama hosted their first-ever Challenge for Emerging Leaders, a two-day leadership conference for seniors majoring in public relations.posted 22 days ago 386 viewsUAB Professor, Students Win at 2017 Birmingham American Advertising AwardsStudents, alumni and a professor from the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Art and Art History, Department of Music, and Digital Media won 15 Best in Show, Gold and Silver awards.Undergraduate Neuroscience Program's Outstanding Seniors: Emily JenningsEmily Jennings, a senior majoring in the Undergraduate Neuroscience Program, writes about her experiences in the program and at UAB.posted 23 days ago 1234 viewsRead the Newest DFLL NewsletterWant to catch up with what's been happening in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures? Read the latest newsletter to get an overview of of student awards and scholarship, study abroad news, and upcoming events!Undergraduate Neuroscience Program's Outstanding Seniors: Courtney WalkerCourtney Walker, a senior majoring in the Undergraduate Neuroscience Program, writes about her experiences in the program and at UAB.posted a while back 1272 viewsMajoring in Defense: UAB’s New Undergraduate Immunology ProgramNew insight into the human immune system is powering revolutionary therapies for cancer and a host of other diseases. Undergraduates can get a head start on careers in the field — and work with renowned researchers as early as freshman year — through a program that is among the few of its kind nationwide.UAB Senior to Study Abroad in France After Landing Competitive ScholarshipUAB senior Jane Murphy will spend a semester in Pau, France, after being selected for the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship.UAB First in the State to Offer Public Relations Certificate from Universal Accreditation BoardThe new certificate program will give recent and upcoming graduates an advantage in a competitive job market.Undergraduate Neuroscience Program's Outstanding Seniors: Aseel DibAseel Dib, a senior majoring in the Undergraduate Neuroscience Program, writes about her experiences in the program and at UAB.posted a while back 1777 viewsGraduate Student Bing Xue Receives Grant to Support Cancer Therapy ResearchBing Xue, a PhD student in the University of Alabama at Birmingham's Department of Chemistry, was awarded a Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid of Research to support her research on biodegradable hydrogel microparticles for cancer therapy.posted a while back 752 viewsStudents Chart New Courses for DronesUnmanned aerial vehicles have many uses: flying cameras, weapons, even delivery vehicles for online retailers. But why stop there? Discover how UAB students are putting drones to work to help save lives and reveal the secrets of an endangered sea turtle.