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The final tag design, created by UAB graduate Sydney Williams, features a red-shouldered hawk in a long-leaf pine; both are native to Alabama.
Art students from UAB partnered with art students from Hewitt-Trussville, Woodlawn and Mortimer Jordan high schools to create the works, which reflect on the monarch butterfly’s migration.
Health Promoting Universities are an international community that aspires to transform the health and sustainability of current and future societies, strengthen communities, and contribute to the well-being of people, places and the planet.
UAB continues to implement its Campus Master Plan through new facilities and renovations to enhance instruction, research, technology and student life.
Jim McClintock, Ph.D., shares his support for the UAB Sustainability Office’s energy plan, “20 by 25,” which aims to convert 20 percent of UAB’s electrical energy to renewable energy by 2025.
See the pandemic from artists’ points of view with a new exhibition featuring works of art created by Department of Art and Art History faculty and staff.
The International Health Promoting Campuses Network is guided by the Okanagan Charter, which calls on postsecondary schools to infuse health into all aspects of campus culture and lead health promotion action and collaboration locally and globally.
A UAB sustainability expert recommends four ways to save energy and money when working remotely.
For the sixth year, UAB is recognized by the National Arbor Day Foundation for its work to nurture more than 4,400 healthy trees and engage students and employees in conservation.
Be more sustainable this Valentine’s Day with these creative and organic gift ideas provided by UAB expert Tim Sullivan.

Think green by helping to reduce the amount of waste produced by following these nine helpful tips.

Tips for making the holiday season more sustainable.  

When the wrong items are discarded in recycling bins, the whole lot could get sent to the landfill. Let’s work together to make sure that does not happen.
Energy savings, water conservancy and resourcefulness were key emphasis of University Hall, leading to UAB’s first LEED-certified building designation.
Corporations will discuss sustainability and different avenues to work closer together moving forward.
Franks has been recognized with the 2019 Udall Undergraduate Scholarship for her efforts in environmental preservation.
A new designation recognizes UAB’s success in promoting safe, accessible bicycling on campus.
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