The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees approved the establishment of the Leah McCraney Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Advanced Safety Engineering and Management in the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Engineering during its meeting April 12, 2013. McCraney was the inaugural program manager for the master of engineering graduate track in the School of Engineering.
UAB names vice president for Diversity, Equity and InclusionDilworth will lead efforts to build upon UAB’s longstanding reputation as one of the most diverse college campuses in the nation.posted yesterday 1586 viewsAllie David and Chirag Patel named winners of 34th annual Mr. and Ms. UAB Scholarship CompetitionThe winners of the Mr. and Ms. UAB Scholarship Competition, announced at the Hoops on the Haasephalt event, will each receive a $2,500 scholarship and serve as ambassadors of UAB in the coming year.posted 4 days ago 783 viewsUAB student invited to present winning research at biomedical conferenceSagar Kaushik will present his research at a conference Oct. 9.posted 6 days ago 639 viewsLeader in Computer Information Sciences to present at UAB on Oct. 9CIS lecturer to explore failures in global risk network at public event.posted 6 days ago 563 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 6 days ago 6154 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 7 days ago 1633 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 11 days ago 1013 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 11 days ago 1201 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 11 days ago 1462 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 12 days ago 1332 viewsUAB recognized as a StormReady universityUAB has been designated as a StormReady university by the National Weather Service.posted 13 days ago 1710 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 14 days ago 1542 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 14 days ago 1993 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 15 days ago 2017 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 18 days ago 2280 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 18 days ago 4589 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 21 days ago 2447 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 21 days ago 571 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 22 days ago 682 views