The Zeta chapter of Chi Sigma Iota counseling academic and professional honor society in the UAB School of Education will host a beer-tasting fundraiser at 7 p.m. Dec. 3 at Cahaba Brewing Company, 2616 Third Ave. South. Admission is $20, which includes entry, a beer sampler of four varieties and one pint of beer. Proceeds will benefit the Zeta community service scholarship.
First Colon on the Green event to be held at UAB on March 3March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and UAB kicks it off with an inaugural Colon on the Green event March 3.
HIV-positive kidney failure patients face greater hurdles in receiving necessary transplantsStudy shows HIV-positive kidney failure patients were 28 percent less likely to receive a transplant compared with their HIV-negative counterparts from 2001-2012.posted 3 days ago 1581 viewsAmerican Cancer Society honors WalkerWalker of the UAB School of Nursing was one of six health care professionals honored by the ACS with a prestigious national award.posted 6 days ago 886 viewsUAB’s Alys Stephens Center presents jazz guitarist and singer John Pizzarelli on March 11Pizzarelli is among the prime revivalists of the great American songbook, and has expanded that repertoire by including the music of Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Tom Waits, Antônio Carlos Jobim, and Lennon-McCartney.
- Event Date March 3
Area middle schoolers to learn about STEM at UABThe event will be offered over two days in February, and will also include a parent/educator workshop this year.posted 9 days ago 516 viewsSee seven smart, short plays at Theatre UAB’s 14th annual Festival of 10-Minute PlaysAll of the plays in the March 6-10 festival are written, directed and acted by students, staff and faculty from the UAB Department of Theatre. All tickets are $5, and shows typically sell out.posted 9 days ago 792 viewsNew UAB program offers special needs training online for law enforcementREACT is a unique public-private partnership created to align law enforcement and special needs communities to improve safety.posted 9 days ago 3351 viewsPrecision Medicine is subject of annual Reynolds-Finley LectureUAB’s annual Reynolds-Finley Lecture will feature discussion of the collaboration between UAB and HudsonAlpha in precision medicine.posted 11 days ago 536 viewsAhn Trio stars in Salon Series, March 5 at UAB’s Alys Stephens CenterThe Ahn Trio will perform works by artists including Jimi Hendrix, Prince, David Bowie, Antônio Carlos Jobim, David Balakrishnan and more. The ASC Salon Series offers a unique setting: on-stage seating and a post-show meet-and-greet.
- Event Date March 11
Contribute to history with The March Quilts project sewing days at UABUAB Arts in Medicine will partner with Bib & Tucker Sew-Op and host sewing days for The March Quilts project at the Women and Infants Center on Feb. 17 and March 5.
- Event Date March 5
Interested in graphic design and its history? See “Graphic Means” at UAB Hill Student Center on March 7“Graphic Means” documents graphic design production from the 1950s through the 1990s. The screening is free for all UAB ID holders, including students and employees.
- Event Date February 17
Theatre UAB presents Tom Stoppard’s metaphysical murder mystery “The Real Inspector Hound” Feb. 22-26Playwright Tom Stoppard’s hilarious lampooning of murder mystery conventions features feuding theater critics Moon and Birdboot as they are swept into the whodunit they are viewing. The “play within a play” is based in three acting styles interwoven together: the farcical, the melodrama of “who done it thrillers” and Theatre of the Absurd.
- Event Date March 7
Justin Roberts and The Not Ready for Naptime Players bring family fun music to UAB’s Alys Stephens Center on Feb. 26Justin Roberts and The Not Ready for Naptime Players take children’s music to new musical and lyrical heights with his unique “kindie” rock. A family of four can enjoy the show for $30.
- Event Date February 22
UAB Institute for Human Rights to host discussion on empowering marginalized voices“Stand as One: Empowering Marginalized Voices in Birmingham” will bring individuals and groups throughout Birmingham together to address common challenges to make Birmingham a strong and inclusive community.posted 18 days ago 570 viewsWorks by Computer Music Ensemble director, member, to be performed at festivalsAdjunct Professor Matthew Bryant will perform at the Root Signals Electronic Music Festival, and music technology senior Drew Romanowski’s piece “Eatit-n-Leave” was accepted and will be presented at the National Student Electronic Music Event.posted 19 days ago 1271 viewsStudents can contribute to help end student hunger Feb. 10 at UAB9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, students can make donations at the Commons on the Green cafeteria to provide students in need with meal vouchers through the One Meal Initiative.
- Event Date February 26
Two global health case competitions to be hosted by UAB Sparkman Center for Global HealthUAB Sparkman Center for Global Health hosts global health case competitions for UAB students and students from across the state. Multidisciplinary teams propose innovative recommendations to a global health issue.posted 20 days ago 1520 viewsBirmingham 101 series continues its focus on Birmingham high schools and ties to UAB, highlighting A.H. Parker High School on Feb. 21UAB’s Student Involvement and Leadership organization will host its third Birmingham 101 event, a series focusing on Birmingham high schools and ties to UAB, this time focusing on A.H. Parker High School and the surrounding community.
- Event Date February 10
12th annual clothing drive at UAB accepting donations April 3-7Clean out your closet to support women and families in need this spring with the UAB Commission on the Status of Women.
- Event Date February 21
UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center to host ArtBLINK Gala 2017UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center holds annual ArtBLINK Gala to support high-priority and life-saving research.
- Event Date April 3
- Event Date February 18