For this free lecture, presented by the Department of Art and Art History, Freeman will discuss his most recent works, which combine three interrelated emerging technologies: digital sculpting, 3-D scanning and 3-D printing.
For the first time, former students of Professor of Piano Yakov Kasman will join world-class pianists for this series, bookended by Eric Zuber and Esther Park.
Monday, 10 October 2016 15:33

The Big Idea Series Fall 2016 Schedule

The Big Idea series introduces a topic of general interest, shares a philosophical perspective on the matter, and then encourages discussion. Learn more about the Fall 2016 schedule and topics on the department's website.
Friday, 07 October 2016 10:37

Ireland Awards

Dr. Frans B.M. de Waal was named the 2016 Ireland Distinguished Visiting Scholar, and Dr. Charles Amsler was named the recipient of the 2016 Ireland Prize for Scholarly Distinction.
Friday, 07 October 2016 10:37

Spring and Summer

From exhibits at the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts to a Spring Commencement that is only growing in size and excitement, we had countless achievements to celebrate and numerous opportunities to come together as a campus community.
Political Science majors and minors, Public Administration graduate students, and the UAB community are invited to hear Beth Chapman, former Alabama Secretary of State, give a talk on her public service journey.
Department of Music composer William Price wrote two works on the program. The UAB Chamber Trio featuring faculty Denise Gainey, James Zingara and Christopher Steele will perform one piece.
The Department of Anthropology, along with several other UAB departments, will host the 2017 Peace and Justice Studies Association (PJSA) conference in Birmingham.
In this zany, Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy, a wacky family finds their routine disrupted when a daughter brings her fiancé and his wealthy Wall Street family to dinner.
Tuesday, 04 October 2016 11:18

DFLL Fall 2016 Open House

The Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures invites you to their Fall 2016 open house. Come join us for pizza, advising, learning about our programs, and celebrating our multilingual Fall 2016 Homecoming spirit! Time and place: Monday, October 17, 2016, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m., Humanities Building 407 (balcony).
Enjoy student and alumni artist exhibitions, faculty- and student-led art demonstrations, a silent auction, and the chance to support student scholarships through art purchases.
The UAB African American Studies Program presents poet, musician, activist, and arts educator Sharrif Simmons on October 4, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. in the Alumni Theater of the Hill Student Center.
The documentary “Pray the Devil Back to Hell,” featuring Lehmah Gbowee, will be screened Thursday, Sept. 22, in the Hill Student Center Alumni Theatre at 3:30 p.m.
Monday, 12 September 2016 15:40

Homecoming Week – October 16-22

We’d love to see you on campus at one of these College events! For the complete UAB National Alumni Society schedule of homecoming events, visit the UAB Homecoming website.
You are invited to join Carlon Harris, African American Studies honors student, and a panel of experts for a viewing of Harris' documentary on human sex trafficking and a follow-up discussion of what law enforcement is doing to prevent the problem and resources that are available for survivors.
Friday, 09 September 2016 09:35

Philosophy Colloquium: Knowing our Emotions

Dr. Jeremy Fischer of the University of Alabama at Huntsville asks the questions "How do we know what emotions we are experiencing? That is, how do we acquire emotional self-knowledge?" Learn about some of the possible answers at today's Philosophy Colloquium.
New History graduate students are invited to the New Graduate Student Orientation Friday, September 16th.
Works by University of Alabama at Birmingham Bachelor of Fine Arts student Terrence Wimberly will be on view for one night only Friday, Sept. 9.
The UAB Department of Music presents student and faculty performances, the UAB Piano Series with Eric Zuber, UAB Gospel Choir, Chamber Music @ AEIVA, UAB Opera and more.
The Department of Social Work will be a Patron-level sponsor for the 25th Annual Magic City AIDS Fun Walk and 5K Fun Run, presented by Birmingham AIDS Outreach.
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