Michael Sowder to read from his works
- Event Date: February 12
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Leon Botstein, Ph.D., the 2014 Caroline P. and Charles W. Ireland Distinguished Visiting Scholar, will conduct a special, free performance of the Alabama Symphony Orchestra March 13. Watch his interview with Stephen Colbert on "The Colbert Report."
If you couldn't get a ticket, you still can see the TEDxBirmingham and "Rediscover the Magic" March 1 replay on uab.edu/reporter.
UAB presenters include filmmaker Michele Forman and computer forensics expert Gary Warner.
The Department of Theatre has been invited to perform its production of Charles Mee's "Big Love" as a select participating production, the highest level of competition, at the Region IV Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, to be held Feb. 4-8, at Hollins University in Roanoke, Va. The remaking of Aescheylus' "The Supplicants" is a unique collaboration between faculty and students.
This spring will be filled with dozens of events, from free student and faculty recitals to master classes and more. A full list of events and ticket information is online. New events are added weekly. Please check the department's website for current information.
Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame member Eric Essix has been named artist-in-residence at UAB. The Birmingham-native was awarded the honor in recognition of his work in the arts on behalf of the university.
In Woodlawn, an outdoor mural now welcomes newcomers and natives alike with a once-familiar sentiment, “It’s Nice To Have You in Birmingham.”
UAB's Chamber Trio traveled more than 2,000 miles during a five-day tour.
ArtPlay has something for everyone. Registration is under way for the spring semester classes.
UAB hopes to help "Build the Future Now" with its Benevolent Fund faculty and staff campaign. The campaign is currently underway and will run through the spring. This year's goal is $1.85 million, slightly more than the $1.82 million donation total from this past year.
Have you seen examples of achievement, courage, service and dedication by women at UAB? Join us in recognizing their efforts by nominating an outstanding woman student, faculty member, administrator, staff member and community member.
You can donate Dec. 9-14 in the UAB Hospital North Pavilion second floor atrium and at UAB Highlands Hospital Dec. 17-19.
The league, which raises money for the UAB Faculty and Staff Benevolent Fund, is looking for new teams for its winter bowling season, and you don't have to be an experienced bowler to join.
Thirty-four percent of UAB employees donated $1.82 million in 2012, and this year’s goal is $1.85 million
UAB Recycling has collected almost 1 million pounds of paper during the past year
Long-term study seeks people ages 30-65 who never have been diagnosed with cancer
As a group, the 16 OPR and Comprehensive Cancer Center Scale Back contestants lost a total 227 pounds
The latest green roof project is one of the first developments by UAB’s Sustainability Committee to come to fruition.
UAB has named Bill Clark as the Blazers' new head football coach, replacing Garrick McGee. Clark guided the Jacksonville State Gamecocks to a record-setting 11-4 2013 season in his first year as head coach. More information about the announcement is online.
Batter batter scholar HEY!
Jerod Haase was named UAB's fifth head basketball coach March 27.
Coach Gene Bartow did more than shape the UAB Athletics program. His influence stretched to all those around him.
After 23 years, the lower-level seats in Bartow Arena have been ripped out, recycled and are in the process of being replaced.
UAB’s Disc Golf Team recently competed in the the 2011 National Collegiate Disc Golf Championship in Augusta, Ga.
Show someone you love them during Heart Month by sharing these treats from UAB.
The Nurturing Mothers Breastfeeding Support group will now meet 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at the 3rd Presbyterian Church, 617 22nd St. S. Free parking is available and the group is open to all women — UAB staff, employees and women in the community — interested in breastfeeding. Check out the website for more info.
New Horizons at UAB offers men and women of retirement age lectures and other activities centered around issues important to them during eight-week sessions. Details online.
Check the blog each day for a new, simple challenge to help you make healthful choices during the holiday season or follow UAB Wellness on Twitter or Facebook to receive the daily challenges between now and New Year's Day.
Social wellness game helps teams of up to six members stay accountable, have fun as they embark on lifestyle changes
Surveys, focus groups to help develop road map for improvements.
UAB’s Campus Recreation Center is offering several new programs to faculty, staff and students.
UAB takes wellness to a new level — to the employees, students.
Holidays are a great time to get family health-history questions answered and begin building a database to share with your physician.
Lauren Whitt joined UAB in January to direct the Employee Wellness program.
The Farm Stand will provide fresh fruits and vegetables for employees, students, patients and passers-by all summer long.