You are cordially invited to a fun event. Please come to a most enjoyable reception, recruitment function and party celebrating the Peace Corps—all in one evening and hear why Peace Corps service is still relevant today. Discover exciting service opportunities worldwide including in countries like Samoa, Paraguay, Ghana and Thailand. The function is sponsored by the Greater Birmingham Returned Peace Corps Volunteers in conjunction with the Peace Corps Regional Office in Atlanta and will be held at the University of Alabama in the Birmingham Honors House (a former church building), 1190 10th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 (Campus Map) on Thursday, April 20, 2017, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.


You will have opportunities to meet and talk with:

- Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

- Peace Corps Volunteers about to depart on their overseas assignments

- People “Nominated” for Peace Corps service

- Parents of Peace Corps Volunteers currently serving overseas

- Prospective Peace Corps Volunteers

- Those having a general interest in the Peace Corps

- Erica Wherry, Peace Corps Regional Recruiter from the Peace Corps Regional Office in Atlanta

- Others with an “international outlook” or general interest in international experiences


Refreshments will be served. Erica Wherry will have information materials on the Peace Corps to hand out. Both Erica and Returned Peace Corps Volunteers will be available to discuss the Peace Corps with you and answer questions.


Please come. We’ll be delighted to see you there!


Please contact Dan Frederick at 631-4680 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have questions or would like additional information.

Date & Time:

March 08, 2017

12:00 pm-1:00 pm


Ryals Public Health Building (RPHB), room 407


Dr. Tina Kempin Reuter will present "Global Health Refugee Crisis: Explanations and Implications." Food will be provided. No RSVP is required. 


Dr. Tina Kempin Reuter JPEG

Date & Time

March 30, 2017

12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.


Ryals Public Health Building (RPHB)- room 507


Dr. Craig Wilson and Dr. Aaron Neal will present: "Zika Update & The NIH Vaccine Development Program: What's Been Learned & What to Expect for 2017."


Zika Update Vaccine Program Flier IN

The UAB Institute for Human Rights will host a panel discussion on Thursday, February 16th at 6:30 p.m., UAB Campbell Hall 405. The panel discussion is entitled: "Stand As One: Empowering Marginalized Voices in Birmingham." This event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! 


Stand As One Panel Discussion