Watts to present State of the University addressThe UAB Faculty Senate will host the President's State of the University Address 4-5:30 p.m. Oct. 19 in the Alumni House.
7 THINGS TO KNOW FOR THE WEEKA list of things for the UAB community to see and do during the week of Oct. 11-17UAB Athletics issues a Homecoming challenge to Blazer fansUAB Athletics has begun a weeklong membership drive to continue the momentum by adding 50 new donors to its wall at crowdfund.uab.edu/bethedifference.7 THINGS TO KNOW: Homecoming editionThings for the UAB community to see and do during Homecoming Week, Oct. 4-10.Get help to improve your state of mindLearn more about mental health resources available to you and your immediate family members during a mental health resource fair 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 8 in UAB Hospital North Pavilion Atrium. This program is open to all UAB, UAB Medicine and Viva employees.7 THINGS TO KNOWA list of things to see and do for the UAB community during the week of Sept. 27- Oct. 3.Surplus auction to be held Oct. 19Items for sale may be viewed 8:30 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. Oct. 15-16. Check the website for guidelines.
- Event Date October 19
Surveys to guide planning for electric cars, bikes on campusAnswers to these informal surveys will help UAB Sustainability evaluate the feasibility and best locations for electric car-charging stations and improvements to bike infrastructure. The surveys will be live until Sept. 10.Grant program seeks novel ideas for solving community problemsAll applicants must attend a mandatory Innovation Workshop 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 19 in Lister Hill Library's Edge of Chaos. Register online.Game on: What's next for UAB Blazers?Athletic Director Mark Ingram answers questions about football, bowling and rifle and the need for facility upgrades to support student-athletes. He also highlights the crucial role the community can play in the Blazers’ success in UAB Magazine.Be a part of the Habitat House that UAB builtHelp fellow co-workers and students build a safe, affordable ADA-compliant house, made possible by employee contributions to the UAB Benevolent Fund. The only requirement is a willingness to learn and work one of the scheduled four-hour shifts starting Sept. 17.UAB Athletics campaign announces committee, public launchThe UAB Athletics Campaign will officially launch Aug. 18 with a public event for UAB fans and Blazer Boosters in the UAB Alumni House. Doors will open at 4 p.m. All are welcome.
- Event Date October 19
Poster artists celebrate voting rights in AEIVA exhibitSome 62 artists from 25 countries are participating in a poster invitational that will open with a free reception 5:30-7:30 p.m. Aug. 6 in the AEIVA. “The Right to Decide” will feature new posters on the subject of voting rights and fair elections by some of the world's most respected poster artists. The exhibit will be open through Nov. 14.Two things to know about August and athletics fundraising
Everyone can play a role in building strong community support for the Blazers.Plan to attend, present at annual exercise medicine symposium
UAB Center for Exercise Medicine will hold its annual symposium highlighting research and training 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept 25 in the Children's Harbor Bradley Lecture Center. Details and registration information are online.
AD Ingram provides update on plan to resume footballAthletic Director Mark Ingram, who says he is overwhelmed with the support provided to the program, posted an update on the process along with his thanks.Athletics provides update on fundraising, ticket salesFans can reserve season tickets at uabsports.com or make a contribution through Blazer Boosters while they await the kickoff for the UAB Athletics campaign.Check yourself out all summer with Green ScreensMonitor your blood pressure and other indicators to help support and encourage a more healthful lifestyle with free Green Screens 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 7. A list of locations are online.UAB Athletics accepting football season ticket depositsFans can place a deposit for season tickets at uabsports.com or make a contribution through Blazer Boosters.USGA leads fundraiser to Pave the Way for new student centerUAB’s student leaders are turning a temporary inconvenience into a long-term opportunity to serve fellow students.
- Event Date September 25