This site was built and maintained by Allison Crotwell, Communications Director for CAS, and designed by Rebecca Bach, CAS Associate Dean for Research and Creative Activities for the Humanities and Arts, and Anna Lloyd. It is now maintained by Allison, Rebecca, Carey Cauthen, and Anna.
Many people have helped to provide content.
Special thanks are due to:
Doctorre McDade, Matt Drummond, and Christopher Humphries for videography.
Dr. Robert Corley, Birmingham historian,
for education and textual references.
Theodore R. Foster, III, for collecting and recording all of the profiles of UAB African American students.
Heather Martin, Sterne Library Reference librarian, for library support.
Thanks also to all of the great UAB professors who have helped with this project, including, but not limited to, Dr. Cathleen Cummings, Michele Forman, Brian Kittredge, Dr. Sharyn Jones, Dr. Christopher Minnix, Steve Roberts, Dr. Cynthia Ryan, Kevin Turner, and Adam Vines.
We appreciate the generous support of Dr. Robert E. Palazzo, Interim Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.
We could never have done this without the inspiration of Thomas M. DiLorenzo, CAS Founding Dean, and the support of the CAS Dean’s office, especially Beverly Foster.
Funding for the great majority of events comes from a generous endowment, the John Jemison Visiting Professorship in the Humanities.
Thanks to Bob Adelman, the Birmingham Public Library, and Rosie O’Beirne for help with images.