The Online College Database ranked UAB No. 5 among the top universities for teacher education in Alabama based on graduation rates for 2012. Notably, the UAB School of Education offered the lowest tuition among the top five.
Theatre students explore the fabric of timeUABâ€™s Department of Theatre tops the best-dressed list, following a donation of more than 200 vintage clothing pieces spanning 90 years of fashion. See some of the dazzling dresses and hip hats, and discover how the unique collection is inspiring and educating students, in UAB Magazine.Team-learning techniques are in use all around UAB
Professors already are using tested techniques to better engage students â€” ahead of the QEP, which begins with the fall semester.ÂOnline business graduate programs among nationâ€™s bestU.S. News & World Report included Collat School of Businessâ€™ online masterâ€™s degrees among its list of top national programs. The programs were rated No. 17.PublicHealthOnline.org ranks UAB graduate programs among the nation's bestLearn more about the UAB School of Public Health and its degrees during its open house Nov. 21.UAB listed among top schools to earn an MBAIts ties to local business, strong curriculum, knowledgeable faculty and diverse student body are among the reasons UAB's Collat School of Business was named among â€śThe 296 Best Business Schools.â€ťVolunteer experience builds skills, passion among students
Students who participate in service-learning opportunities are more engaged with their career and community and bring that knowledge back to the classroom.Sidewalk Film Festival to screen 3 student documentariesThree documentary films by six students in the College of Arts and Sciences will be screened Aug. 23-24 during the annual festival. The films examine the changing Avondale neighborhood, a gas explosion in Gate City and a new curriculum at Glen Iris Elementary.See the central nervous system as artAnatomy course for teachers is a first step in improving instruction
Firsthand look provides veteran educators a better appreciation of the human body and makes graduates more competitive in job search.Student designs get "A Seat at the Big Table"Works created for regional clients, local non-profits and under-served communities by design students in UABâ€™s Bloom Studio will be exhibited Aug. 11-Sept. 22 in the AEIVA. A reception will be held 5-7:30 p.m. Aug. 29.