UABTeach paves the way for new STEM teachers
The only program of its kind in Alabama, UABTeach enables undergraduate STEM majors to receive a subject-matter degree and accreditation to teach at the secondary level in a traditional four-year plan.Colorful Agam sculpture returns to Callahan Eye Hospital
After restoration, Yaacov Agam’s “Complex Vision” once again adorns the Callahan Eye Hospital.UAB music students win at regional competition, headed to nationals
Senior Johnathon Lyons and junior Nole Jones won at the Southeastern Regional National Association of Teachers of Singing auditions and will compete in nationals in June.Join the circus April 29-May 1 as UAB’s Alys Stephens Center presents Cirque Alys IICelebrate spring with the ASC and see Australia’s Sway Poles free each day during a three-day residency culminating in a circus arts showcase and grand-finale community performance.posted today 132 viewsUAB to serve as site for sixth annual Mutt StrutMutt Strut will be held on Saturday, April 18, on the UAB Campus Green.posted yesterday 286 viewsUAB Music presents the Thelema Trio in concert April 16The free concert will feature new works for clarinet, saxophone and piano by European and American composers and will include a trio composed by UAB Associate Professor of Music William Price.posted yesterday 237 viewsUAB students curate BMA exhibition on photographs of the SouthStudents in the Department of Art and Art History’s Photography in the South course curated “Inherited Scars: A Meditation on the Southern Gothic,” from the Birmingham Museum of Art’s collection.posted yesterday 802 viewsUAB Gospel Choir presents its spring concert April 13New lead vocalists make their debut during the choir’s spring concert, which will raise money for the group’s upcoming 20th anniversary concert and fall 2016 tour.posted yesterday 501 viewsRock legend Steve Winwood at UAB's Alys Stephens Center on May 2For his inaugural ASC performance, Winwood will be joined by a loose, funky, four-man band to stretch his classic tunes into jams. Sugarcane Jane will open the show.posted 2 days ago 312 viewsArtPlay premiere of “A DANCEe Wild Rumpus” on April 26Let the wild rumpus start with this reimagining of the children’s classic tale of Max and his island of monsters told through contemporary and hip-hop dance.posted 2 days ago 340 viewsChiasera named Fellow of American Council on Education
UAB’s Chiasera cited as an emerging university leader by being named Fellow of the American Council on Education.UAB researcher probes role of a master gene in skeletal formationThe runx2 master transcription factor functions differently in chondrocytes and osteoblasts, two key cells in bone formation.posted 5 days ago 613 viewsSchool of Nursing research shows 'culture shift' needed for palliative care
Early palliative care offers statistically beneficial effects on patient survival and family caregiver burden, according to articles published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.Fellowships help UAB graduate students/spouses reach international goals
Through international fellowships to study HIV in Kenya, Anna Joy Rogers and Nate Rogers complemented their UAB education with invaluable experience.Your social media footprint: Friend or foe?
First impressions matter, so keep your social media accounts and your reputation clean and classy when searching for a job.A possible novel therapy for a rare but potentially fatal blood disorderSimilar to the ancient Greek legend of the Trojan horse, platelets in a transgenic mouse deliver a life-saving enzyme.posted 5 days ago 559 viewsTrussville couple prepares for April birth of baby with serious heart defectThe future for babies born with hypoplastic left-heart syndrome depends to a great extent upon additional cardiac issues that may not be fully known until after birth.posted 6 days ago 3148 viewsUAB rolls out new technology to help users combat mobile malware attacksResearcher’s approach allows the phone’s weakest security component — the user — to become its strongest defender.posted 6 days ago 1853 viewsUAB announces new long-term contract for Men’s Basketball Coach Jerod Haase
Coach Jerod Haase has signed a new, six-year agreement worth $1 million in annual compensation. “Our recruits and their families can rest assured that I will be at UAB for the long-term future,” Haase said. “Today’s commitment by the administration is a strong statement that UAB wants to be great in basketball.”
Becker inspires a culture of discoveryLisa Tamiris Becker directs a research center like no other at UAB—the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts, which explores the meaning, context, and history of art from around the world. Get to know Birmingham’s newest cultural ambassador as she pursues artistic breakthroughs and previews upcoming exhibitions in UAB Magazine.