Prepare to take down corporate challengers April 22
Register through April 12 for fiercely fought battles of tug-of-war, a day in the park with friends and family and My Health Rewards points.5 things you learn as an Expo judge
The need for judges is growing as exponentially as the Expo itself. Several longtime judges recently share why they take part — and why you should, too. Faculty, staff and grad students welcome.Selfie Project asks women ‘Who do you say you are?’
Capture your own image and write your own story for an exhibit in the Hill Student Center March 27-31.Clean out your closets to support Suits 4 Success
Help support women in the workplace with your donation of work-appropriate attire April 3-7.UAB to take stock of its service to the community
Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to help the university inventory the depth and breadth of volunteer outreach, here and abroad.Blazer Kitchen opens Monday to aid employees, students
The on-campus food bank will provide a new source of fresh and non-perishable foods for students and employees beginning March 6.Ireland visiting scholar Daniel Beaty to speak, perform March 10
Beaty will speak and perform his critically acclaimed, off-Broadway solo play, “Emergency,” 4 p.m. March 10 in the ASC.
Registration is now open for Wellscreens
- Event Date March 10
Qualifying employees may receive a one-time insurance premium reduction up to $150 based on test results.10 new reasons to support the Benevolent Fund in 2017
Choose among 10 new places to designate contributions during the $2.1 million campaign, which runs Feb. 15-March 15, and support the community where you live, work and play.Darwin Day commemorates biologist’s birthday, showcases scientific research
A movie, panel discussion, art exhibition and noted lecturers are among the events planned to commemorate the birth of Charles Darwin and celebrate scientific research in evolutionary biology and other disciplines.
UAB to host 'Stand as One' forumThe program, “Stand as One: Empowering Marginalized Voices in Birmingham," is a free public event hosted by UAB Institute for Human Rights. All are welcome.
- Event Date February 9
UAB retains title in Birmingham Choose Healthy Challenge
- Event Date February 16
UAB employees won first place in the annual competition — including highest-scoring competitor — and Alabama school children will benefit.Get discounts on Fitbit devices — just in time for holiday shopping
All UAB employees may purchase Fitbit personal fitness tracking devices at a discounted rate through a partnership between The University of Alabama System and Fitbit.Panel to discuss ‘What now?’ in wake of divisive election
UAB and the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute will bring together a diverse panel of citizens and community leaders to discuss the importance of civil discourse, and how it can be practiced in our daily lives, during a free public event 6:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 15 in Heritage Hall Room 106.
UAB to dedicate Habitat House on Veteran’s Day
- Event Date November 15
The dedication for the new house for Navy veteran Toni Byrd will begin 9 a.m. Nov. 11. All are welcome.UAB Police ask for feedback in community survey
The survey, available through Dec. 14, will help the department provide the highest quality of police service possible.Holiday toy drive has begun
You can donate new, unwrapped toys suitable for children ages infant-12 years by noon Dec. 14.Prison education program leads to new radio serial drama written by inmates
Inmates at Donaldson Correctional Facility write and perform a serial drama about life in a maximum-security prison with some assistance from UAB professors who have led an annual lecture series there for decades. It debuts Oct. 22 on WJLD.Watts to deliver encore presentation of the State of the University
President Ray Watts will highlight UAB’s groundbreaking accomplishments in all areas of its mission, plus the strategic planning and key new facilities that are part of an updated Campus Master Plan.
Team up to defend UAB title in the ’16 Choose Healthy Challenge
- Event Date October 25
Help earn team points and qualify to win individual prizes during the competition Oct. 3-Nov. 21.