UAB Expo

UAB Expo


The UAB Expo celebrates excellence in research, creative activity and scholarship by showcasing the academic endeavors of undergraduate students.

The event hosts nearly 200 student presentations covering more than three quarters of the majors offered at UAB. The presentations are diverse, exciting and wide-reaching; ranging from art to sustainability to molecular biology to robotics and all that lies in between.

Please stay tuned for further announcements. Updates and further information will also be available on our website in the near future.

We hope that you will participate with your research and services and we certainly look forward to you joining us on the day!

Spring EXPO (April)


The Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) is pleased to announce that the Eighth Annual UAB EXPO will be held on the morning of Friday, April 10th, 2015.

Please stay tuned for further announcements. Updates and further information will also be available on our website in the near future.
 
We hope that you will participate with your research and services and we certainly look forward to you joining us on the day!


Awards
Coming soon!

Student

Coming soon!

Faculty

Provost's Faculty Excellence Awards
The Provost's Award for Faculty Excellence in Academic Engagement and Global Citizenship honors University of Alabama at Birmingham faculty members who have demonstrated extraordinary commitment to engaging UAB’s undergraduate students in research, creative activities, service learning, and study abroad activities. Recipients will receive their awards at the UAB Expo.

Criteria
Criteria for selection
  • actively and effectively guide students’ research, creative and service projects, and personal development
  • establish clear expectations and maintain high standards for undergraduate performance
  • actively assist undergraduates to develop their own scholarly profiles, helping them to disseminate the results of their work as appropriate (e.g., meetings, conferences, committees, performances, publications, UAB Expo)
  • actively prepare students for success in applications to graduate and professional schools or professional careers

Deadline

Nominators (students and members of the faculty) should notify Marcy Ludorf in the Office of the Vice Provost for Student and Faculty Success no later than March 28, 2014 of their intention to submit a nomination. (Please send to Marcy Ludorf at ludorf@uab.edu or http://goo.gl/MfUhJo)

All nominations should include the faculty member’s contact information and a short paragraph describing why she or he is deserving of the award (250 words or less). You will be required to log in with your blazer ID and password. Fill out the form and make sure you click submit at the bottom of the page when you are finished. You will receive a confirmation email when you have successfully submitted your nomination.

Eligibility
All members of the faculty at UAB are eligible.

Selection Committee
The Office of Academic Engagement and Global Citizenship will review nominations and make one recommendation to the Vice Provost for Student and Faculty Success for each of three categories: Undergraduate Research, Study Away, and Service Learning.

Previous Winners





Previous EXPO


The seventh annual UAB Expo was held on Friday, April 11th, 2014. The event had nearly 200 student presentations covering more than three quarters of the majors offered at UAB. The presentations were wide-reaching, ranging from poetry to robotics. We had over 400 people in attendance, and we hope you were able to join us.