Campus & Community
A student comes to UAB with a small-town outlook, leaves with a global perspective.

A doctoral student has won two awards that will help him continue his work in the UAB Youth Safety Lab.

Students compete against much larger programs and bring home first place for their performance in “The Burning Fiery Furnace.”

UAB’s African-American Studies program “breathed life” into 35-year-old Chernell Bizzell.

UAB and the Red Cross will host a six-day blood drive starting Dec. 12.

UAB students Hector DeSimone and Carrie Dunn are fall commencement speakers.

Egyptian national votes absentee, hopes revolution gains are not lost due to Islamist election victories.

McGee was Arkansas' offensive coordinator in the last two seasons.

UAB’s Nicholas Price will head to Dubai to study Arab culture
Margaux B. Gilliam, M.A., has received the Society of Pediatric Psychology student research award.

Several UAB schools hosted health-care professionals from Zambia and Malawi in November.

The UAB School of Engineering honors 40 engineers to celebrate its 40th anniversary.

UAB's cardiopulmonary rehab program has been reaccredited by a national peer-review association.

Carpenter, a Teach for America teacher and recent White House intern, will study the relationship between education and poverty.

Explore hunger on a local and global scale at the Hunger Banquet on Nov. 21.

UAB’s Ethics Bowl team wins regional competition, headed to nationals.

UAB scientist Timothy Nagy will race to raise funds for the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center on Nov. 19-20.

PurpleStride Birmingham will raise funds during Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month on Nov. 12.

UAB senior Lauren McCarthy has been named Student of the Year by a statewide organization.

UAB Honors program students won first place in three categories at a national honors conference

UAB Collat School of Business alumnus Joshua Carpenter is a Rhodes Scholarship finalst.

Simbeck of Killen and Hossain of Gadsden will each receive $2,500 scholarships.

The UAB School of Dentistry won the Homecoming Week race for the second year in a row.

UAB’s internal medicine residency program has been named in honor of Tinsley Harrison.

Know Your Status will offer free HIV and STD screenings Nov. 9.

American hikers held captive in Iran to give first college lecture at UAB.

Bring your gently used clothing to the annual Suits 4 Success clothing drive, providing dis-advantaged women with appropriate clothing to re-enter the work force.

Ten UAB students will be in the running for the title of Mr. and Ms. UAB.

UAB Health System and Cigna have announced a two-year network partnership to begin Jan. 1, 2012.

From a group of 18 young women, Elisabeth Chramer of Trussville was selected as the 2012 Miss UAB and awarded more than $2,000 in scholarships.

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