Forbes lists UAB among America’s best large employers
UAB ranked fifth among universities and No. 69 overall on the list, reserved for companies who employ more than 5,000 people.Graduate degree lets engineering design students finish what they started
The three-semester program is ideal for students who want hands-on experience and training in medical device design.Chapman explores Milton’s use of the law in ‘Paradise Lost’
Alison Chapman says legal concepts used in the epic poem are “almost like a bridge that helps readers connect heaven and earth.”New courses explore the role of science, technology in world history
Amber Genau and André Millard partnered to create new courses that shed light on the role of technology in learning “where we come from and where we are going.”Sparkman Center to take global health case competition statewide
In addition to its annual case competition for UAB students, the Sparkman Center will launch one open to student teams from all Alabama universities.UAB’s commitment to diversity is worthy of emulation
The university, its vice president and a graduate student were honored during the Minority Access National Role Models Conference held in Washington, D.C., earlier this month.UAB ranked among the world's top 150 universitiesUAB is ranked No. 1 in Alabama, No. 67 in America and No. 147 internationally by the Center for World University Rankings. Contributing to its position among the top 15 percent of world universities were its top 150 rankings for patents, influence and publications.UAB offers easier access to its online degrees beyond the state lineUAB's selection as a SARA (State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements) institution makes it easier to provide access to its online degree programs in 36 states participating in the initiative.UAB partners with UK university to offer smart cities master’s degreeThis 24-month, part-time post-graduate degree will provide interdisciplinary grounding in the principles, application and key technologies required to develop sustainable smart cities. Sessions will begin in January 2016.English alum becomes a comic genius
UAB alumnus Jason Aaron has plotted a heroic path as a writer for Marvel comics, where his Star Wars and Thor storylines have surprised fans and generated critical buzz. Aaron discusses his storytelling powers, the challenge of reinventing iconic characters and the role played by UAB creative writing courses in his supersized success in UAB Magazine.