Special election for faculty senate underwayNominations are being accepted for chair-elect through Aug. 24. Voting will occur Aug. 27-Sept. 3.Nominations for Distinguished Faculty Lecturer due Aug. 20Submit abstracts for Cancer Center research retreatCall for nominations: Award for lifetime achievement in teachingChild safety on campus is everyone's responsibilityWe have a policy, procedures and an obligation to protect children who participate in UAB-sponsored activities and activities on UAB’s campus.First round of password changes underwayEmail notifications are being sent to remind employees and students to change their BlazerID password as part of a new security standard, which requires a regular change in passwords — every 90 days for employees and every 180 days for students.Nominations open for Norwood AwardNew password standard effective Jan. 1, 2014
UAB will implement a new password/passphrase standard effective Jan. 1, 2014 for all active Blazer ID users. This standard supports the Data Protection and Security Policy and is designed to improve the overall security posture on campus. This standard applies to all users and systems at UAB which use a BlazerID. Read more about the new standard requirements at uab.edu/it.Important request to change your UAB BlazerID passwordAll faculty, staff and students need to change their BlazerID passwords. If not changed within two weeks, users will not be able to access their email or other UAB systems.Birmingham’s new anti-smoking policy mirrors UAB’s
Smoking is now prohibited in all enclosed areas of places of employment located within the City of Birmingham.