UAB to serve as site for sixth annual Mutt StrutMutt Strut will be held on Saturday, April 18, on the UAB Campus Green.posted today 61 viewsUAB Music presents the Thelema Trio in concert April 16The free concert will feature new works for clarinet, saxophone and piano by European and American composers and will include a trio composed by UAB Associate Professor of Music William Price.posted today 80 viewsUAB students curate BMA exhibition on photographs of the SouthStudents in the Department of Art and Art History’s Photography in the South course curated “Inherited Scars: A Meditation on the Southern Gothic,” from the Birmingham Museum of Art’s collection.posted today 356 viewsUAB Gospel Choir presents its spring concert April 13New lead vocalists make their debut during the choir’s spring concert, which will raise money for the group’s upcoming 20th anniversary concert and fall 2016 tour.posted today 161 viewsRock legend Steve Winwood at UAB's Alys Stephens Center on May 2For his inaugural ASC performance, Winwood will be joined by a loose, funky, four-man band to stretch his classic tunes into jams. Sugarcane Jane will open the show.posted yesterday 228 viewsArtPlay premiere of “A DANCEe Wild Rumpus” on April 26Let the wild rumpus start with this reimagining of the children’s classic tale of Max and his island of monsters told through contemporary and hip-hop dance.posted yesterday 207 viewsChiasera named Fellow of American Council on Education
UAB’s Chiasera cited as an emerging university leader by being named Fellow of the American Council on Education.UAB researcher probes role of a master gene in skeletal formationThe runx2 master transcription factor functions differently in chondrocytes and osteoblasts, two key cells in bone formation.posted 4 days ago 535 viewsSchool of Nursing research shows 'culture shift' needed for palliative care
Early palliative care offers statistically beneficial effects on patient survival and family caregiver burden, according to articles published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.Fellowships help UAB graduate students/spouses reach international goals
Through international fellowships to study HIV in Kenya, Anna Joy Rogers and Nate Rogers complemented their UAB education with invaluable experience.Your social media footprint: Friend or foe?
First impressions matter, so keep your social media accounts and your reputation clean and classy when searching for a job.A possible novel therapy for a rare but potentially fatal blood disorderSimilar to the ancient Greek legend of the Trojan horse, platelets in a transgenic mouse deliver a life-saving enzyme.posted 4 days ago 506 viewsTrussville couple prepares for April birth of baby with serious heart defectThe future for babies born with hypoplastic left-heart syndrome depends to a great extent upon additional cardiac issues that may not be fully known until after birth.posted 5 days ago 3057 viewsUAB rolls out new technology to help users combat mobile malware attacksResearcher’s approach allows the phone’s weakest security component — the user — to become its strongest defender.posted 5 days ago 1732 viewsUAB announces new long-term contract for Men’s Basketball Coach Jerod Haase
Coach Jerod Haase has signed a new, six-year agreement worth $1 million in annual compensation. “Our recruits and their families can rest assured that I will be at UAB for the long-term future,” Haase said. “Today’s commitment by the administration is a strong statement that UAB wants to be great in basketball.”
Becker inspires a culture of discoveryLisa Tamiris Becker directs a research center like no other at UAB—the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts, which explores the meaning, context, and history of art from around the world. Get to know Birmingham’s newest cultural ambassador as she pursues artistic breakthroughs and previews upcoming exhibitions in UAB Magazine.Probing the brain-machine interfaceExperts from around the country gathered at UAB recently to discuss robotic arms, neural prostheses and other breakthrough technologies that link thought with actions.UAB engineering professor receives national industry awardAmerican Institute of Chemical Engineers grants service award to Peters.posted 6 days ago 264 viewsUAB approaches new milestones in residence hall, student center construction
Campus enhancements taking shape as construction progresses for new facilities and outdoor spaces.UAB names VP IT/CIO after national searchCurtis A. Carver Jr., Ph.D., comes to UAB from the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia, where he served as vice chancellor and chief information officer.posted 7 days ago 2840 views