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.
New fall 2015 season presented by UAB Department of Music to include guest artists, free faculty and student recitalsOn offer are free recitals by students and faculty, guest artist performances and master classes, and a new art and music event, plus Gospel Choir and Christmas at the Alys concerts.posted today 35 viewsBirmingham Flag Project looking to reimagine city’s flagEach entry to the project will be exhibited at the UAB Department of Art and Art History’s Project Space from Oct. 19-24, with an opening reception from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 20.posted today 42 viewsNew partnership strengthens path to college for 9,300 low-income students in AlabamaAs part of the UAB-led GEAR UP Alabama program, the Alabama Community College System will offer tuition waivers to a cohort of students in the Class of 2020 and 2021 students, as well as tuition assistance to parents.posted yesterday 764 viewsGrants available for community health projectsUAB’s Community Health Innovation Awards available to fund local projects aimed at community health issues.posted 2 days ago 624 viewsSongs for Sight holds fun fair for children and teens with low visionChildren and teens with low vision can enjoy a special event at McWane Center sponsored by Songs for Sight.posted 2 days ago 435 viewsLace up for Blazer Fun Run/WalkJoin UAB Employee Wellness for the annual Blazer Fun Run on Sept. 19.posted 5 days ago 839 viewsGame onMark Ingram forges a future for the Blazers.posted 7 days ago 705 viewsBook discussion group led by UAB English faculty returns for 2015-20162015-2016 UAB Department of English BookTalk includes bestseller “Go Set a Watchman” by Harper Lee.posted 7 days ago 1198 viewsFree community English classes to be offered this fallFall community English classes at UAB will begin Sept. 10; the placement test for new participants will take place Sept. 3.posted 7 days ago 701 viewsNIH awards nearly $34 million to UAB Center for Clinical and Translational ScienceThis renewing of UAB’s prestigious Center for Translational Science Award will bolster research and workforce development at UAB and throughout its regional partner network in the Southeast.posted 12 days ago 4888 viewsWest Birmingham residents don’t have to look far for eye careThe longstanding UAB Community Eye Care program is now serving patients in the new Western Health Center, part of the Jefferson County Department of Health.posted 14 days ago 1790 viewsNew safety app now available to UAB students, faculty and staffDownload the Rave Guardian app and set up your network of emergency contacts and connect with UABPD.posted 15 days ago 4722 viewsBenevolent Fund to award $50,000 community impact grantThe University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Benevolent Fund is accepting applications for its Community Impact Grant through Aug. 31.posted 19 days ago 2339 viewsCommunity of the South: Donors help stretch UAB Kidney Chain to record 51 transplantsFifty-first transplant means 102 total surgeries have been performed since December 2013 as the nation’s longest-ever chain continues to grow.posted 20 days ago 9044 viewsCutting Medicaid funding will harm health care across AlabamaProposed budget cuts to Alabama’s Medicaid program would be disastrous to the state, says the CEO of the UAB Health System.posted 27 days ago 2268 viewsThe last hope: UAB’s Undiagnosed Diseases ProgramUAB’s Undiagnosed Diseases Program is the court of last resort for those with baffling diseases that have never been diagnosed.posted 29 days ago 3412 viewsUAB students use performance, interactivity and alternative materials to create art for one-night-only exhibition Aug. 5Sculptural objects, masks, puppets, performances and art installations created by Department of Art and Art History students will be shown in a one-night-only exhibition.posted a while back 1911 viewsUAB Hospital ranked nation’s third-largest public hospital by Becker’s Hospital ReviewBecker’s Hospital Review lists UAB Hospital as third-largest in the nation.posted a while back 4144 viewsCollat School of Business to help CPAs earn continuing education creditsArea CPAs can earn CPE credits at summer seminars hosted by UAB.posted a while back 1648 viewsOn the front lines of the heroin epidemic, offering a lifesaving treatmentNaloxone kits have prevented more than 10,000 deaths from opioid overdose since local distribution programs began in 1996. Now, as deaths from opioid overdose reach an all-time high in the United States, a crowdfunded project from UAB researchers aims to put naloxone in the hands of those at highest risk.posted a while back 1134 views