The University of Alabama at Birmingham has been named one of 50 Colleges Advancing Women in STEM by The College Database, a leading not-for-profit resource for college-related data and rankings. UAB earned distinction for its suite of programs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) with a high level of female enrollment and an impressive yearly female graduation rate.
For more than 15 years, and with the assistance of a National Science Foundation grant, engineering and business seniors have partnered with various community agencies including United Cerebral Palsy, Children’s of Alabama and others, to create biomedical devices to aid people with disabilities. Engineering students work with their client to identify an engineering need. Business students develop a market analysis and business model then create a prototype.
Engineering Welcome Back—Get on Board Day
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
1:00 pm-3: 00 pm ~ BEC Lobby
Join us for an afternoon “pick-me-up” of dessert & coffee
Construction Engineering Management (CEM) conducts a two-day boot camp for all incoming online students to orient them about UAB, meet their peers and start their path to a Master of Engineering Degree. This fall’s incoming class is the largest ever with forty-four new students starting
their first term of study.
Agile Ground Vehicle Dynamics, Energy Efficiency, and Performance in Severe Environments International Symposium
Some of the world’s most prolific engineering researchers, professionals and educators will converge here Sept. 8-11, 2013 for a symposium to explore emerging technology, trends and research in agile ground vehicle dynamics, energy efficiency and performance in severe environments.