Displaying items by tag: student achievement

Junior Alexandra “Lexie” Woolums will be a member of the Obama-Chesky Scholarship for Public Service's inaugural class of just 100 students.

This spring, public relations students from UAB took home an astounding number of awards at the annual conference for the Public Relations Council of Alabama.

Taylor Williams of the Department of Biology was recently named a 2022 Dr. Nancy Foster Scholar by the NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries.

Eve Wright presents her research at the Rosa Park Museum at Troy University in Montgomery, Alabama.

The overarching theme for this year was “Public Health and the Constitution.” 13 student teams participated in the event representing 38 students.

Pursuing a double major requires focus, effort, and passion. Add a global pandemic to the situation, and the experience becomes even more complex.

This academic year has been unlike any other. Students and faculty have navigated unprecedented complexity during the COVID-19 pandemic, and, over the course of the past 14 months, they have exemplified resiliency and creativity.

When Battalion Chief Tobias Jones was collecting information for a Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service (BFRS) strategic planning project, he thought of the UAB Department of Sociology.

September 23, 2020

Student Spotlight: Levi Sanford

Senior Levi Sanford changed his major and found both inspiration and a career path.

 

Computer Science student Isabelle Brown has been selected as the first recipient of the Fast Slow Motion Endowed Scholarship in Computer Science for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Undergraduate Neuroscience student Jasmine Cunningham has been awarded the Dream Award Scholarship after overcoming significant barriers to make it to college.

The UAB Department of Social Work celebrated Social Work Month with students and their families, community partners, and faculty members on March 27, 2019.

Over spring break, Stacy Moak, Ph.D., from the Department of Social Work and Tina Reuter, Ph.D., from the Institute of Human Rights led a study abroad trip to Kenya.

Sid Chandra, a senior majoring in the Undergraduate Neuroscience Program, writes about his experiences in the program and at UAB.

January 23, 2019

BSW mentor program launches

The first mentor group includes four students paired with four mentors.

The Student Social Work Organization sponsored a 10-year-old girl who loves Disney princesses.

The paper predicts the probability of basketball players achieving the prestigious honor of being granted access to the Hall of Fame. 
November 07, 2018

Health and Hygiene Drive

The Student Social Work Organization (SSWO) hosted a health and hygiene supplies drive.
October 05, 2018

Students collect baby items

SSWO was able to collect a car-seat, a stroller, diapers, wipes, clothes, and other baby goods.

Youth Towers organization connects young homeless persons to the resources they so desperately need.

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