Campus & Community - News
UAB will extend a pilot program that waives standardized test scores as part of the admissions process through fall 2024.
UAB’s Paulette Patterson Dilworth, Ph.D., will host a virtual conversation with LaGarrett King, Ph.D., discussing Black history on Wednesday, Feb 23.
Business and supplemental accounting programs in the Collat School of Business were reaccredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International, putting UAB in the 1 percent of schools internationally to have both accreditations.
The first annual Alabama High School Ethics Bowl connected 30 local students with the opportunity to have debates on moral issues.
The COVID-19 pandemic shined a light on the disparities in health and health care access faced by underserved communities.
The two universities have much in common, as both have moved from an industrial base to an economy driven by health care.
The tenth annual Darwin Day lecture will delve into the science behind extreme weapons seen in the animal world, given by an acclaimed expert in animal weaponry.
The support surface invented by two UAB undergraduate engineering students will help change how nurses and patient care teams can provide care for patients in the hospital.
Online programs across numerous UAB schools and departments continue to excel year after year, according to U.S. News rankings.
The Regions Institute for Financial Education has been named a VITA site and will provide the UAB community and its neighbors support in the preparation and filing of tax returns at no cost.
In the study published in the American Journal of Transplantation, UAB researchers tested the first human preclinical model for transplanting genetically modified pig kidneys into humans.
UAB’s School of Health Professions’ Master of Science in Biotechnology helps students develop and launch new products and technology, building a new future.
Fast loans from UAB’s Regions Institute for Financial Education are available in as little as 24 hours. They can help any Blazer student experiencing unexpected loss of income, housing or medical issues, or a transportation emergency.
Donate items like kitchen supplies, cleaning products and snacks to support the fourth annual Ronald McDonald House Collection Drive and give back to families who truly need support.

As CEO, Vickers says his priorities will be in continuing UAB’s clinical and research excellence and working to eliminate disparities in health care throughout the state and region.

The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is hosting the sixth annual Community Month.
Gryshyna will use the prize money she received to advance her research on pain management techniques for HIV patients.
UAB’s Community Counseling Clinic celebrates 10 years of providing affordable counseling to Jefferson County and Greater Birmingham residents.
UAB used key sustainable actions to conserve energy equivalent to roughly 30 homes’ annual energy usage in an international challenge.

This revitalization kick-off event follows ribbon-cuttings held in two other Live HealthSmart Alabama demonstration communities, Titusville and Kingston, earlier this year. 

UAB’s College of Arts and Sciences was awarded two grants that will help fund its Research Experiences for Undergraduates program.
Simple, healthy changes within families can help children develop long-term healthy habits.
Ebony Tolliver’s love of running and passion for health sciences led her to both successful academic and athletic careers while a Blazer.
Learn more about WBHM and how to support this vital community service at www.wbhm.org.

It is a UAB holiday tradition that brings smiles to hundreds of children in Alabama.

In February 2021, UAB was named America’s Best Large Employer 2021 by Forbes. In celebration, UAB hosted an employee appreciation event for the faculty and staff.
The participating UAB students engaged in discussions about environmental injustices across the globe and implementation discrepancies of the Paris Climate Agreement.

During the eighth annual Gift of Sight, uninsured and low-income Birmingham residents can receive a free eye exam and glasses. 

Shop UAB-specific items, gifts and experiences for your loved ones this holiday season.
Page 3 of 84