The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees named Jay Goldman, D.Sc., Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus in the UAB School of Engineering during its meeting June 14, 2013. Goldman joined UAB in 1984 as dean and professor and was appointed Distinguished Service Professor of Engineering and recognized as dean emeritus in 2001. In 2004 he received the Medallion Award from the Institute of Industrial Engineers for his impact on the industrial engineering profession.
Students with the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Engineering recently helped Carver High School students build an electric car for the Honda Electric Car Challenge.
An innovative University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) class pairs engineering students with business students to design and commercialize marketable solutions. A wheelchair that toddlers can control with a joystick and an affordable home wheelchair weight scale are two of the six outcomes from this collaboration.
The 24th Annual Brent Newman Memorial Egg Drop Contest features more than 300 local K-12 students watching eggs, protected by their personally designed contraptions, being tossed off the roof of the UAB Business-Engineering Complex.