The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees approved the creation of an engineering management track in the master of engineering degree in the School of Engineering during its meeting April 13, 2012.
See seven smart, short plays at Theatre UAB’s 14th annual Festival of 10-Minute PlaysStudents chart new courses for dronesTheatre UAB presents Tom Stoppard’s metaphysical murder mystery “The Real Inspector Hound” Feb. 22-26
UAB receives prestigious NSF Scholarship for Service grant to help bolster the nation’s cybersecurity workforceWorks by Computer Music Ensemble director, member, to be performed at festivalsStudents can contribute to help end student hunger Feb. 10 at UAB
- Event Date February 22
UAB summer neuroscience program expands with NSF fundingTwo global health case competitions to be hosted by UAB Sparkman Center for Global HealthUAB Sparkman Center for Global Health hosts global health case competitions for UAB students and students from across the state. Multidisciplinary teams propose innovative recommendations to a global health issue.posted 15 days ago 1382 viewsUAB honors writer, composer and performer Daniel Beaty with 2017 Ireland Distinguished Visiting Scholar AwardBeaty will speak and perform his 2006 critically acclaimed, off-Broadway solo play, “Emergency,” at 4 p.m. Friday, March 10, in UAB’s Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center. A reception will be held after the event, which is free and open to the public.
- Event Date February 10
UAB’s Alys Stephens Center presents the Yellowjackets Feb. 23 in “The Essentials Volume 5: Contemporary Jazz,” hosted by Eric EssixThe Grammy Award-winning band, among the pioneers of contemporary jazz groups, will also lead a clinic with UAB Department of Music students, and member Bob Mintzer will perform for schoolchildren with the UAB Jazz Ensemble
- Event Date March 10
UAB English as a Second Language program receives $5 million to improve language learning in AlabamaThe grants will provide support for two projects that will provide training and professional development to current and future educators.posted 20 days ago 4262 viewsJia Cui wins graduate travel award from the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyThe award recognizes a significant paper by Cui in Cell Death and Differentiation.posted 22 days ago 1122 viewsThree UAB students to be awarded scholarships at the 27th annual Camille Armstrong Memorial Scholarship Step ShowThree UAB students will be awarded thousands in scholarship funds at the 27th annual Camille Armstrong Memorial Scholarship Step Show taking place Feb. 11 at the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center.
- Event Date February 23
UABTeach sees continued growth, looks to keep momentumThe program, designed to quickly produce a new teaching force of highly qualified STEM instructors, is growing at a rapid rate.posted 29 days ago 3160 viewsUAB undergraduate student a finalist for prestigious Gates Cambridge ScholarshipBhambhvani, a psychiatry and School of Medicine student, will receive funding to pursue a biological science graduate degree at the University of Cambridge if selected.posted 29 days ago 3509 viewsUAB Music presents new spring season of free student and faculty performances, guest artist recitals and symposiumsFrom the UAB Piano Series and Chamber Music @ AEIVA to dozens of free concerts and recitals by students and faculty, the UAB Department of Music offers a new season of outstanding performances.posted a while back 3380 viewsUAB students, faculty and staff honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through service in the Birmingham communityHundreds of UAB and Lawson State students will volunteer throughout the Birmingham community as a part of the MLK Day of Service event hosted by UAB’s Leadership and Service Council.
- Event Date February 11
UAB launches new Bachelor of Science degree in digital forensicsWhat identity theft, insider trading, information security breaches, cyberattacks, financial fraud and terrorism all have in common is the devices used to carry out such acts all leave behind digital “footprints.” Digital forensics is a fast-growing industry, and UAB’s new degree program combines criminal justice and computer science.posted 25 days ago 2554 viewsMany UAB programs rise significantly in U.S. News & World Report Best Online ProgramsUAB is among the nation’s best in several online programs, according to the 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs available at usnews.com.posted a while back 4649 viewsUAB Medicine launches CME-approved series of podcastsUAB Medicine introduces MedCast, a new, free series of podcasts presented by leading UAB physicians and eligible for continuing medical education credit.posted a while back 2128 views
- Event Date January 16