Help SHP dodgeball fundraiser be a big hitBe a part of the Habitat House that UAB builtHelp your fellow co-workers and students build a safe, affordable house, made possible by employee contributions to the UAB Benevolent Fund.Take a walk on TuesdaysNo need to walk alone. Join others every Tuesday in August to train for the Blazer Fun Run or just get some social exercise. Meet at 5 p.m. in the West Pavilion Atrium and walk to and from Railroad Park.Be Seen in Green at Aug. 30 home-opener against Troy$15 Fridays put the T in Tickets and T-shirts.Looking to hire students for part-time positions?Don't miss the Part-Time Career Fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 28 in the Campus Rec Center. Register online or contact Kelli Holmes at firstname.lastname@example.orgTEDxBirmingham looks to ‘Move Mountains’ in 2015Save the date and nominate a speaker for the next conference at UAB in February.Volunteers needed for UAB's prison lecture seriesAny subject that would appeal to a general audience — from Expressionist art and medieval pilgrimage to advances in robotics and Antarctic biology — is well-suited to this series, preparing to enter its 25th year.Days ahead are sew, sewSewing continues May 9 for a giant art installation to adorn the UAB Cultural Corridor. Brooklyn-based Amanda Browder will use Skype to sew alongside volunteers.Blazer Bowling kicks off league play with partyThe Blazer Bowling League is a great way to meet people, have fun and help raise money for the UAB Benevolent Fund. This is a 14-week, sanctioned league with cash prizes at the end.
Employees helping eighth-graders reach ‘their highest potential’
- Event Date May 6
Fifteen UAB employees are mentoring eighth-graders from Hayes K-8 School to help pilot a Big Brothers Big Sisters program to improve students’ self-esteem and broaden their horizons.