Spring 2014

0214 DestinationTransformation
Cover Story: Discover how UAB's $1 billion campaign will transform health care, research, the arts, opportunities for students, and the future of our community.


Education Anywhere

UAB professor creates online courses for the developing world.

Head Start
New majors offer graduate-level training

Leaders for Learning
Partnership builds stronger teachers

Navigating a New Normal
Supporting young breast cancer survivors

Diamond District

A gem of a business opportunity

0214 exercisebicep1Losing Propositions

Studying new approaches to diet and exercise

Preserving the Past
Unearthing the stories of what came before

Building the Car of Tomorrow
Mechatronics and the future of the auto industry

Sensitive Subjects
Exploring the problems of pain

Ideas in Action
Putting patient-centered improvements on the fast track

0214 Brewer2Students

Ballet and Bonds
Kiersten Engel

Long-Distance Relationship
Ricardo Tapilatu

Alumni in Action

Polishing the Diamond
David Brewer brings back Rickwood Field's glory days.

Patents Pending
Latisha Salaam

0214 musicaltheaterShelf Life

Toothy Truths
An exploration of forensic dentistry and other new books by faculty authors

Faces of UAB

Show Time
Valerie Accetta

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Growing Trends: Savoring farm-fresh Alabama produce without leaving campus