Bridge Da Gap, Rebuilding the Foundation of our Youth will feature presentations on responsibility, anger management, self-esteem, alcohol and drug abuse and offer a guide to getting an education. It's a project of Alabama native and multi-platinum record producer Kevin "Chao" Cates, sponsored by the School of Medicine Office of Diversity & Multicultural Affairs, the Student National Medical Association and the Birmingham YMCA. The program features seminars, mentoring, tours of college campuses and a performance by Cates in the UAB Campus Recreation Center.
Cancer survivor Malia McCoy spends a day at the UAB School of NursingFond memories of chemotherapy nurses make 15-year-old Pell City High School student want to become one.posted yesterday 194 viewsUAB student earns prestigious international honorUAB students selected for Marshall Scholarship and Rhodes Scholarship in back-to-back years.posted 2 days ago 1779 viewsNursing school students’ licensure examination pass rates reach new heightsNewest results show the UAB School of Nursing is the most successful pre-licensure program of its size in Alabama.posted 5 days ago 389 viewsUAB Department of Art and Art History presents “Co-Memory and The Motion of Falling Bodies” on Dec. 4
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