Dennis Leonard will be the keynote speaker for UAB's 2013 Fall Leadership ConferenceThis year's conference theme is "Putting it All Together," aiming to weave all the different aspects of leadership into a cohesive whole.
Coach Jerod HaaseUAB Basketball Head Coach Jerod Haase and his team will open the 2013-14 season in grand fashion with the second annual outdoor court event set for Friday, October 4.
wow-cafe-iconThe New Orleans-based restaurant chain is probably best known for its chicken wings and tenders (after all, "WOW" stands for "World of Wings") for which they offer 12 different dipping sauces.
job-fairWhether you're seeking an internship, a part-time job, or a career position, there will be opportunities available from a variety of businesses and organizations.
RunningThe second annual two-mile event is held in conjunction with Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Signing up gets you a T-shirt. Then at the finish line you'll find food, a live concert, and more fun stuff.
Soledad O'BrienAs part of Hispanic and Latino Heritage Month, the critically-acclaimed broadcast journalist will present a lecture titled “Diversity on TV: Behind the Scenes and in Our Lives.”
huc-demolition-iconIf you're someone who loves destruction (or, eventually, construction), you can tune in to a live video stream to watch the progress as Hill University Center comes down and a new student center is built in its place.
Crowd of students at UABFor the fifth-straight year, UAB's enrollment numbers are at a record high. The increase in students brings with it an increased need for student services—and they're on the way.
Iron Man 3, slashed helmetAfter a hefty workout of pumping iron, catch a free presentation of the year's most popular movie along with free pizza.
16th St. Baptist Church signSpike Lee, Jamie Foxx, Jill Scott, Condoleezza Rice, and Eric Holder are among those who will help commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing that took the lives of four girls and galvanized the civil rights movement.
soccer-ball-iconThe UAB men's soccer team scored a big win in their September 6 home game against Indiana. The Blazers beat the defending national champions 2-1.
after-the-fire-iconTwo students who sustained severe burn injuries in the infamous Seton Hall University fire will be at UAB to share their stories of survival along with the documentary "After the Fire."
Barnes & Noble / UAB logosWith the new semester underway, one of the first things you'll need is textbooks. Returning students in particular will notice that you won't find them in HUC anymore.
ray-watts-01UAB President Ray L. Watts, M.D., has a special message for the Class of 2017 as you begin a rewarding college career.
CompassThese 10 programs are designed to help provide you with resources that will jump-start your success at UAB. But you'll probably notice that most of them sound more like fun than work.
UAB Football helmetSign up for the UAB vs. Troy Bus Trip for tickets, food, and transportation to the game, and then enjoy more food at the Pre-Game Tailgate Party when you get there.
Free student shuttleThe shuttle will run in a loop connecting the residence halls to the Barnes & Noble at UAB bookstore with a few other stops in between.
Martin Luther King, Jr. granite statue"The Dream Project" encourages UAB students to share their own dreams, hopes, and aspirations, while a screening of the documentary "Building the Dream" examines the creation of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial.
Selwyn VickersSelwyn M. Vickers, M.D., has been named the next senior vice president for Medicine and dean of the School of Medicine at UAB.
Circle of handsAs you begin your journey as a Blazer, be sure to review the Freshman Discussion media package and make it a point to participate in the corresponding events.