Martin Luther King Jr. statueEach January UAB's Leadership and Service Council honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a student-led day of service.
padlockDuring the past several months a Campus Safety Task Force has worked to prepare a preliminary report on campus safety/security. Students are asked to review this preliminary report and provide feedback by Jan. 30
melissa harris perry iconThe MSNBC host and political science professor will deliver a lecture titled "Crashing into Michael Brown: A Decade of Race, Rights and Justice"as part of Black History Month.
ray watts books iconUAB Forward's aim is to provide updates, enable readers to provide input, and share the great things UAB faculty, staff, students, alumni and partners are doing.
LEAD sealLeadership Education and Development on Demand is a new program sponsored by Leadership Programming and Career and Professional Development. New sessions will continue in the Spring 2015 semester.
Dr. Louis DaleAs Dr. Louis Dale retires, students are invited to attend one of three open forums to share thoughts and opinions on the position and the hiring process for a new VP of Equity and Diversity.
UAB Police badgeUAB Police responded December 31 to an unconfirmed threat of potential gun violence at a gym on campus. Patrols were increased and buildings cleared as a precaution.
Blaze eating a healthy snackCheck the schedule before heading out to your favorite campus dining location. All UAB Campus Restaurants are closed Dec. 20-Jan. 3.
haase-clappingThat night was about more than basketball, but seeing the Blazer family come together during Thursday's game impacted our team in a big way.
ray-watts-01In a letter to the university, President Watts and Provost Lucas assured students that rumors circulating in social media regarding possible cuts to UAB's undergraduate academic programming are untrue.
Warm Up BirminghamDrop off a new or used blanket for the homeless at Sterne Library or the LRC Nov. 18 and 19 from 9 a.m.-noon in exchange for free hot cocoa and breakfast from Chick-fil-A.

Wxpired parking meterBring five cans of food or $5 to the Campus Green on November 18, and you can have a UAB parking ticket forgiven.
Mockingjay emblemStudents who pre-register can see an early screening of the new "Hunger Games" movie on November 20. Only 145 tickets are available, so may the odds be ever in your favor.
Gingerbread HouseShow off your epic gingerbread house decorating skills to support Habitat for Humanity and try to win the coveted golden hammer.
Wreath Laying CeremonyThis Veterans Day, UAB will again honor past and present members of our nation's military with a Wreath Laying Ceremony at 1:30 p.m. on the Campus Green.
Hannibal BuressWatch clips from his recent appearances around the late night talk show circuit before his appearance at the Alys Stephens Center November 12.
Halloween on the GreenActivities will include a variety of Halloween-themed games, a haunted house, and a costume contest. Admission is free and includes free food.
Atrox FactoryUAB Students must register in advance to receive a ticket to attend "the largest indoor haunted attraction in the Southeast." Bus transportation will also be provided.
ThumbprintDevelop your skills as an emerging leader on campus and in the community. Registration for the free event must be completed by Tuesday, October 28.
Blazer Express on-demand van serviceBlazer Express Safety Escort vans will now operate from 9 p.m.-5:30 a.m. every day (regular Blazer Express bus service will also continue to operate until midnight each night).