UAB Music announces new guest artists, performances for 2015A new schedule of performances and recitals, most free, has been announced for 2015 by the University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Music.Hear why Eric Essix calls Kirk Whalum the greatest tenor sax player of our timeCompete in UAB's Indoor IronmanDo you have what it takes? Register for this five-week indoor fitness challenge and find out. Complete a 2.4 mile swim, 112-mile bike, and 26.2 mile run anytime from Sept. 14-Oct. 18. Sign-up online or at Campus Rec Membership for only $20 and begin your race.PERKS: Six Flags has a special summer offerSix Flag Over Georgia has added special offers to its everyday discount for UAB employees through July 4.Exhibit reveals the experiences of breast-cancer survivorsPhotographer David Jay illustrates the richness, passion and struggles of each woman’s experience with images that offer glimpses of lives affected, but not overshadowed, by cancer.Tickets on sale for ASC summer, fall showsRead about the diverse artists and memorable performances to come, including Lalah Hathaway and Ruben Studdard, Boz Scaggs, Duquette Johnston, the Hendrix Experience, Keb’ Mo’, Kirk Whalum, Chris Eldridge and more. See the full season calendar.Students use alternative items to create art for June 18 exhibitSee sculpture and installations created with materials not commonly found in the art studio in a one-night-only exhibit 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the UAB Visual Arts Gallery.See Indian art, Japanese prints in exhibits opening June 5Works of art made by women in rural India and prints from post-war Japan will be featured in exhibitions June 5-July 17 in the UAB Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts. A free opening reception is planned 5-8 p.m. June 6.Take a break, make a Mother's Day cardStop by Lister Hill Library noon-2 p.m. May 7 for lemonade and muffins, information and giveaways to kickoff National Women's Health Week, May 11-17. We'll have supplies to make Mother's Day cards for your own use or to share with a local women's shelter.
Opening reception set for BFA exhibitSix students will display works in graphic design, drawing, painting, printmaking and photography for the new Bachelor of Fine Arts exhibition, which opens April 30 in UAB's Abroms-Engel Institute for Visual Arts. A free opening reception is planned 5-8 p.m. May 1.
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