Physics major Lamario Williams received a PhysCon MSI/HBCU Travel Award to attend PhysCon 2016 in San Francisco.
Students, faculty, and alumni from the College of Arts and Sciences make a strong showing at the ADDY Awards.
The College of Arts and Sciences is proud to offer new degrees in Computer Science, Digital Forensics, Immunology, and Genetics and Genomics Sciences.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 12:33

Public Relations Certificate First in State

Majors in public relations and other communication studies will now have the opportunity to boost their resumes with the addition of the Certificate in Principles of Public Relations.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 12:40

Senior Wins Gilman Scholarship

Jane Murphy, a student in foreign languages with a concentration in French, has been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 12:29

Dr. David Schwebel Receives Multiple Honors

Dr. David Schwebel, professor in the Department of Psychology and associate dean for research in the sciences, receives multiple honors.
Dr. Christopher Lawson, professor in the Department of Physics, has been elected board chair of a national nonprofit coalition.
Dr. Sarah Parcak, associate professor in the Department of Anthropology, launches GlobalXplorer, a project funded by her $1 million 2016 TED Prize.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 12:21

Dr. Shahid Muhktar Receives Large NSF Grant

Dr. Shahid Mukhtar, assistant professor in the Department of Biology, has been selected to receive a three-year $800,000 grant for his research from the National Science Foundation.
Department of Biology faculty members Dr. Charles Amsler, professor, and Dr. Steven Austad, distinguished professor and department chair, have been elected fellows of the American Association of the Advancement of Science.
Dr. Fred Biasini and Dr. Sarah O’Kelley, professors in the Department of Psychology, are part of a new Alabama regional autism network.
Dr. Melissa Harris, an assistant professor in the Department of Biology, has received the 2016 PanAmerican Society for Pigment Cell Research (PASPCR) Medrano Award.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 12:11

Dr. Margaret Johnson Awarded NIH Funding

The Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), part of the National Institutes of Health, has awarded a five-year MIRA R35 grant to Dr. Margaret Johnson, an assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry.
After years of collaboration between the Departments of Criminal Justice and Computer Science, The National Science Foundation has awarded a $2.1 million Scholarship for Service grant to address cybersecurity challenges.
Dr. Heith Copes, professor in the Department of Criminal Justice, has been named the 2017 winner of the Ireland Prize for Scholarly Distinction.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 12:00

The Power of Two

Couples Jim Sokol and Lydia Cheney, Lee and Brenda Baumann, and Jane and Jim Ed Mulkin discuss their strong ties to UAB.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 11:48

Write On

Tucked into Sterne Library is one of UAB’s best kept—and most powerful—secrets: the University Writing Center.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 11:38

Body and Mind

College of Arts and Sciences researchers investigate what actually happens when we age—from our cells to our cognition—in the hopes of prolonging high-quality life.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 11:34

Telling Your Story Alphabetically

Kerry Madden-Lunsford, associate professor and Director of Creative Writing, teaches her creative writing students to shape their life stories alphabetically.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 12:05

One for the Books

Congratulations to our 20 faculty members who published 21 books in 2016.
Page 3 of 11