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"It was inspiring to see all the incredible work that is being done through the Fulbright Program. I was humbled to share the floor with some of the brightest and kindest people I have had the pleasure of knowing."

The College of Arts and Sciences recognized three notable alumni at the annual Scholarship and Awards Luncheon on March 21, 2019. Our 2018 honorees were recognized for their diverse talents, professional accomplishments, and community service.

In Norway, the holiday season passed in a blur. The days were short, dark, and cold. However, that did not stop me from creating some of my warmest memories.

Mathematics alumnus Stephen G. Odaibo, M.D., is an ophthalmologist and retina specialist, as well as a mathematician, computer scientist, and physicist.

Physics alumna Christina Richey, Ph.D., is a planetary scientist and astrophysicist with the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology.

Rusty Bates is an alumnus of the College of Arts and Sciences who went on to complete his medical degree at the UAB School of Medicine. He founded and is the chief executive officer of Quality Correctional Health Care, which provides inmate healthcare in the correctional environment.

Alumna Sarah Randolph puts her College of Arts and Sciences degree to work at Birmingham Audubon.

"I received an email saying I was needed to help film a segment for a show on NRK, the largest media organization in the Norway."

"The whole evening reminded me why I am pursuing science."
Three of the five winners of the 2018 UAB Young Alumni Rising Star Awards are graduates of the College of Arts and Sciences.
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Fulbright scholar Remy Meir reflects on the differences and similarities between American and Norwegian cultures.

The premiere lecture in the new PAINTalks Speaker Series will feature Dr. Roger Fillingim, a world-renowned clinical researcher in the field of chronic pain and past-president of the American Pain Society.

The skills Jay learned in the Professional Writing program at UAB are crucial for how he navigates his professional life.
Amy is the Communications Coordinator at Growing Kings, a non-profit providing school-based, group mentoring programs for at-risk males in Birmingham City Schools.
UAB neuroscience alumna Remy Meir begins her Fulbright Student Program at the University of Oslo in Norway.

Good communication skills are essential to every job and in every medium.

DeJordique Pearson never planned to be an English teacher in Vietnam, but he quickly fell in love with his "backup country."

April 03, 2018

Paying it Forward

Alumna Dr. Ana Maria Crawford has created an endowed scholarship to be used to support deserving students based on merit and financial need.

April 03, 2018

Stellar

Physics alumna Christina Richey has built a successful career in the competitive, and mostly-male, field of planetary science.

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