• Where does UAB stand on football, its autonomy and the UA System?

    Brandon Varner - Managing Editor

    Casey Marley
    - Editor-in-Chief 

    Mark Ingram by Brandon VarnerPhoto by Brandon VarnerUAB Sports have set the city ablaze in recent months.

    From the December 2014 press conference that announced the death of three sports, to the announcement of their intention to return on June 1, discussion has been rampant on the administration's next move. Efforts from students and alumni have been effective thus far, but according to UAB's new athletic director Mark Ingram, the fight is nowhere near complete.

    To understand how UAB football seemed much more feasible five months later than it did at the time of Watts' announcement, it is important to understand the difference between the initial CarrSports report and the CSS report that followed.

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  • Just Announced: B.o.B coming to UAB on August 23

    Casey Marley - Editor-in-Chief

    B.o.B 2015Photo courtesy of Atlantic Recording CorporationFor the past three years, UAB has welcomed new and returning students with a fall concert. Today, the Student Activities Council announced that this year’s headliner for the back-to-school event is hip-hop artist B.o.B, who will perform on the Green on Aug 23 at 7 p.m.

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  • Kate Tucker + the Sons of Sweden

    Taylor Dougherty - Staff writer

    Kate Tucker + the Sons of SwedenPhoto courtesy of Kate Tucker and the Sons of SwedenFresh off their newest album, “The Sound, The Color, The Feel,” released in 2014, Kate Tucker + The Sons of Sweden have been tearing up the road on their summer tour, with The Heavy Hearts and Earl Burrows, and they are making one final stop at WorkPlay here in Birmingham on June 20.  Front woman Kate Tucker recently spoke with Kaleidoscope about the tour, new music and other projects she has planned in the future.
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  • UAB mourns former football player

    Mark Linn-News Editor

    Friends and family gather around candlelight to remember Maclin. (Photo by Mark Linn) 
    Friends and family gather around candlelight to remember Maclin. (Photo by Mark Linn)

    A candlelight vigil was held on June 11 in memory of former UAB football player Greg Maclin, who died from injuries suffered in a car crash on June 4. Read more...  
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