The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees gave approval to the UAB School of Engineering to offer concentrations in biomaterials, metallurgy and polymer matrix composites within the bachelor of science degree in materials engineering at its meeting June 17, 2011. The concentrations will be offered beginning with the fall 2011 term.
UAB senior overcomes health challenges to become first online psychology graduateAfter graduation, Haley Callahan will pursue her master’s degree in counseling from Northwestern University.posted yesterday 2379 viewsFrom BHM to OKJ: UAB senior prepares for first job teaching English in JapanGraduating senior Sarah Leffel will spend her first year after completing her undergraduate education teaching English to children in Japan.posted 2 days ago 606 viewsNursing students learn about homelessness firsthandSchool of Nursing partners with One Roof for annual Point in Time homeless community census.posted 2 days ago 348 viewsBlazer Motorsports launches crowdfunding effort to send Baja team to national competitionAn interdisciplinary team that includes Engineering, the Collat School of Business, and the College of Arts and Sciences is reaching for new heights to make UAB’s team a perennial contender.posted 3 days ago 729 viewsAdkins and Rountree awarded National Science Foundation FellowshipThe students were chosen from a pool of 13,000 applicants.posted 7 days ago 2376 viewsGraduating art senior Samantha Richardson’s skills land awards, start in agency careerDuring her undergraduate experience at UAB, her creative design research focused on building awareness about underprivileged communities in the city. She works with Cayenne Creative.posted 7 days ago 3689 viewsAmong 1 percent, UAB Collat School of Business maintains accounting and business accreditationUAB is among the 1 percent of schools worldwide to have accreditation in both business and accounting from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.posted 9 days ago 586 viewsUndergraduate students gain research experience in drug discovery labCowan and Unger will pursue further work in drug discovery as they enter graduate school after commencement in April.posted 9 days ago 1603 viewsProtecting stethoscopes with a noble metalBiomedical engineering students Jervaughn Hunter and Nikea McMullen are developing a contamination-free stethoscope cover to prevent a common source of infection.posted 9 days ago 631 viewsUAB Public Relations student group named chapter of the yearStudents also received 20 Medallion Awards, the highest award given by the Public Relations Council of Alabama, 12 Awards of Excellence and six Awards of Merit.posted 9 days ago 1124 viewsSenior design projects to be on display this weekThe public is invited to come to campus on Wednesday, April 19 and Friday, April 21 to meet the students and to see how they are engineering solutions to real-world challenges.
Graduating Theatre UAB senior Russell Alexander II of Selma selected to Atlanta’s Aurora Theatre CompanyRussell Alexander II will graduate April 29 and begin work with a professional acting company, after performing with Theatre UAB and garnering a national award from the Kennedy Center.posted 9 days ago 7463 viewsUAB STEM undergraduates named Goldwater ScholarsBen Boros, Maggie Collier and Remy Meir join the group of 24 UAB students to date who have been named Goldwater Scholars.posted 11 days ago 3707 viewsUAB Department of Art and Art History students present community-focused projects based in the artsThe winning entries will be displayed in the Global Eye Exhibition, which opens Friday, April 21, in the new UAB INTO space located in the Sterne Library.
- Event Date April 19
Graduating UAB senior Aleksandra Kasman has chosen The Juilliard School after being accepted to nation’s top music schoolsA senior in the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Music and the Honors College’s University Honors Program, Kasman, pianist, will graduate April 29, then embark on a tour and graduate school.posted 11 days ago 3576 viewsSpring commencement ceremonies, doctoral hooding at UAB on April 29At least 2,015 students will graduate and approximately 1,250 are expected to walk in the spring 2017 commencement ceremonies happening 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at Bartow Arena.
- Event Date April 21
INTO UAB opens new home in Mervyn Sterne LibraryThe grand opening of the INTO UAB Center is a celebration of collaboration from faculty, staff and students to support international students who choose to make the university their home.posted 15 days ago 2113 viewsPeace Corps Prep certification program will launch this fall at UABUAB is one of only two universities in the state to offer the program.posted 15 days ago 2163 viewsUAB breaks ground on new Police Department HeadquartersThe new facility will be double the square footage of the current UABPD headquarters and provide a state-of-the-art, functionally efficient workspace designed to accommodate continued growth.posted 15 days ago 5303 viewsR&B artist Khalid to perform free concert at UAB on April 22Khalid will perform outside at the UAB Hill Student Center. The show is free and open to students and the public.
- Event Date April 29
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