UAB among the city’s healthiest employers
For the third year in a row, the university is being recognized for helping its employees prioritize their health.7 THINGS TO KNOW FOR THE WEEKA list of things for the UAB community to see and do during the week of Aug. 3-9.Be Seen in Green at Aug. 30 home-opener against Troy$15 Fridays put the T in Tickets and T-shirts.7 THINGS TO KNOW FOR THE WEEKA list of things for the UAB community to see and do during the week of July 27-Aug. 2.Pillay to examine innovation in health careRubin Pillay, Ph.D., M.D., professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Collat School of Business and assistant dean for Global Health Innovation in the School of Medicine, will discuss the role of university-based innovation centers in improving health care at 5 p.m. in PCAMS.
UAB to hold surplus auctionA public auction will be held at 9 a.m. Aug. 18 to dispose of surplus used equipment in the University Stores Warehouse, 3313 First Ave. North.
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A list of things for the UAB community to see and do during the week of July 13-19.7 THINGS TO KNOW FOR THE WEEKA look at things to see and do for the UAB community for the week of July 6-12.Make time for a mid-week meditation in JulyTake a short time out from the stresses of your day for a brief, guided relaxation meditation 1-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays in July. Register at www.uab.edu/learningsystem or call 934-2281.TEDxBirmingham looks to ‘Move Mountains’ in 2015Save the date and nominate a speaker for the next conference at UAB in February.PERKS: Six Flags has a special summer offerSix Flag Over Georgia has added special offers to its everyday discount for UAB employees through July 4.Exhibit reveals the experiences of breast-cancer survivorsPhotographer David Jay illustrates the richness, passion and struggles of each woman’s experience with images that offer glimpses of lives affected, but not overshadowed, by cancer.Time for the summer 5 in 5Get healthy during a five-week UAB Employee Wellness program: lower your blood pressure five points, lose five pounds and engage in five designated fitness activities. Register June 27 at the Green Screens to be eligible for prizes.Tickets on sale for ASC summer, fall showsRead about the diverse artists and memorable performances to come, including Lalah Hathaway and Ruben Studdard, Boz Scaggs, Duquette Johnston, the Hendrix Experience, Keb’ Mo’, Kirk Whalum, Chris Eldridge and more. See the full season calendar.Students use alternative items to create art for June 18 exhibitSee sculpture and installations created with materials not commonly found in the art studio in a one-night-only exhibit 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the UAB Visual Arts Gallery."Toxic City: Birmingham's Dirty Secret" premieres at Carver TheatreThis 26-minute documentary, which captures the plight of families in Birmingham’s most polluted neighborhoods, is followed by a panel discussion led by WBHM News Director Rachel Osier Lindley that includes UAB Professor George Munchus. See the trailer on Vimeo.
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