The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees gave approval to the UAB School of Engineering to offer concentrations in biomaterials/tissue engineering and biomechanics within the bachelor of science degree in biomedical engineering at its meeting June 17, 2011. The concentrations will be offered beginning with the fall 2011 term.
UAB student invited to present winning research at biomedical conferenceSagar Kaushik will present his research at a conference Oct. 9.posted yesterday 267 viewsLeader in Computer Information Sciences to present at UAB on Oct. 9CIS lecturer to explore failures in global risk network at public event.posted yesterday 261 viewsUAB is top Alabama university in U.S. News & World Report global rankingsU.S. News’ 2016 Best Global Universities ranked UAB among the top 200 in the world and top 75 in the United States, making UAB the highest-ranked university in Alabama.posted yesterday 2911 viewsTop 10 finalists announced for 34th annual Mr. and Ms. UAB Scholarship CompetitionThe winners of the 34th annual Mr. and Ms. UAB Scholarship Competition will be announced at UAB’s Hoops on the Haasephalt event set for 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, on the Campus Green.posted 2 days ago 1044 viewsSchool of Public Health to host open house for graduate programs Oct. 9Learn more about the SOPH graduate programs at its open house Oct. 9.posted 6 days ago 877 viewsPlatform1 visual arts event at UAB’s 2300 Studios on Oct. 17 to benefit scholarshipsDiscover artists in their studios, participate in workshops and demonstrations, and purchase artwork to support UAB Department of Art and Art History student scholarships.posted 6 days ago 967 viewsContemporary artist Ryder Richards to speak Oct. 13Presented by the UAB Department of Art and Art History, Visiting Artist Ryder Richards will speak on his interdisciplinary practice.posted 6 days ago 1082 viewsUAB students vote YES to self-imposed fee in support of athletic programsFor the first time in UAB history, students have asked for a self-imposed fee increase to support UAB Athletics and the return of the football, bowling and rifle programs.posted 7 days ago 1195 viewsUAB recognized as a StormReady universityUAB has been designated as a StormReady university by the National Weather Service.posted 8 days ago 1468 viewsTheatre UAB presents “Dancing at Lughnasa” from Oct. 14-18
The memory play, a masterpiece of Irish dramatic literature set in rural Ireland in 1936, was picked for its five complex and strong female character roles for Theatre UAB students.Ending student hunger, one meal at a timeDonor to Diner is a service-oriented student organization that seeks to provide easy access to food and other commodities to economically disadvantaged students who do not have access to food on a regular basis.posted 9 days ago 1427 viewsStudent success focus of Alabama’s first conference on transgender students in higher edOn one of the nation’s most diverse campuses, UAB’s commitment to providing appropriate resources and services to support each student’s success and ability to overcome challenges was the theme of Monday’s Supporting Trans Students mini-conference.posted 9 days ago 1838 viewsFirst season of free, weekly Thursday Arts Experiences at UAB Hospital kicks off Oct. 1The UAB Hospital Auxiliary, in partnership with the UAB Institute for Arts in Medicine, presents the series, which will take place in UAB Hospital’s North Pavilion.posted 10 days ago 1863 viewsUAB ROTC cadet ranked seventh nationallyArmy ROTC Cadet Joseph Green has been named the seventh-ranked cadet out of more than 5,000 in the United States.posted 13 days ago 2164 viewsUAB research finds automated voice imitation can fool humans and machinesUAB researchers have found automated and human verification for voice-based user authentication vulnerable, and explore how an attacker in possession of voice audio samples could compromise a victim’s security, safety and privacy.posted 13 days ago 4272 viewsUAB announces joint M.D./MBA degree offeringThe new M.D./MBA program is accepting applicants for the summer of 2016 for first-year medical students.posted 16 days ago 2343 viewsNursing student receives JANAC Article of the Year honorNatalie Wilson’s Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care paper presents a conceptual framework and rationale to investigate the link between microbial translocation and symptoms in patients with HIV.posted 16 days ago 504 viewsStarting strong in scienceUAB freshman Priya Shah is already a veteran in the lab. In her senior year of high school, she began a tissue-engineering project with UAB researcher Joel Berry, Ph.D., that has led to national honors — and could eventually affect patients worldwide.posted 17 days ago 621 viewsOct. 4-11, UAB “Blazer Strong” Homecoming 2015: Gurney Derby, Hoops on the Haasephalt, paradeThis year, Homecoming’s featured event is Hoops on the Haasephalt, featuring introductions of the men’s and women’s basketball teams, a 3-point shootout and dunk contest, announcement of the Mr. and Ms. UAB Scholarship Competition winners, and a fireworks show.posted 20 days ago 4631 viewsUAB DAAH introduces new experimental exhibition venue, Project SpaceWorks by four artists, “Hither and Yon,” and a series of showcases by art students will be featured this fall in Project Space, located on the first floor of the UAB Humanities Building.posted 20 days ago 572 views