More than 300 employees with 20-plus years of service to UAB will be honored March 1.

By creating online assets in Canvas, using rental textbooks or older editions and seeking out free online resources, 17 UAB faculty, powered by AIM grants, have saved students more than $1.1 million on instructional materials.

A grant awarded by the Japan Foundation Los Angeles will enable UAB Foreign Languages and Literatures to hire an instructor, expand course offerings and establish a major concentration in Japanese.

Psychology’s Zina Trost and several international colleagues have compiled a valuable resource for clinicians, students and researchers studying the practice, management, processes and psychology of pain.

Sociologist Patricia Drentea considers the ramifications of social patterns in the United States and shares six intriguing trends that will shape the next 50 years.

The Michel de Montaigne Endowed Prize in the History of Ideas, established by CAS Senior Associate Dean Catherine Daniélou, Ph.D., is inspired by the 16th-century French essayist of the same name.

Jonathan Wiesen, Ph.D., an authority on modern European history, including histories of racism and antisemitism, and the history of advertising and consumerism, joined UAB Jan. 1.

The new concentration complements studies of everything from business management to education or nursing and more.

The eight postdocs selected to receive Outstanding Postdoctoral Awards represent eight departments, divisions and schools across UAB.


UAB anthropology professor’s use of satellite technology to find and map archaeological sites embodies “the new age of exploration.”
This distinction is an Order of Chivalry for academics and cultural and educational figures recognizing those who are active players in promoting the French language and culture.
The NSF will support a UAB/BBA collaboration through a $600,000 award — the first Partnership for Innovation grant ever given in Alabama.
The plight of the Antarctic-based Adelie penguin reveals much about the future of our planet, according to UAB University Professor Jim McClintock, Ph.D. The story of the seabird’s struggle to adjust to the warming climate is captured in “Ghost Rookeries,” a four-minute film produced by the E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation and narrated by actor Harrison Ford, who is on the foundation's board of advisers. The journey comes alive through the prose from McClintock’s book, “Lost Antarctica: Climate Change on the Antarctic Peninsula.”

Annual award honors teachers in each school, the College of Arts & Sciences and the Joint Health Sciences departments

“Beyond Sound, the College and Career Guide in Music Technology” offers information on school programs and advice from professionals in the music industry.
NAPSW promotes and supports excellence in perinatal social work to maximize healthy outcomes for babies and their families.
CengageBrain's Top TA competition allowed college students to recognize the TAs who made the greatest impacts on their educations.
Opportunity to use rec center as teaching facility enables Human Studies to expand offerings, gives facility a boost

CAS pools resources to create only all-Mac open resource lab, classroom in Alabama

Philosophy professor Greg Pence argues that careful, ethical people can use scientific advances to improve their fates

Max Michael envisions a space for UAB and the community to gather, tap their imaginations, develop new ideas and solve difficult problems.

UAB's new Scanning Electron Microscope, recently purchased with a $550,000 grant from the NSF Major Research Instrumentation Program, magnifies images up to 100,000x

Twenty professors from 17 departments received the 2012 Graduate Dean’s Award for Excellence in Mentorship.

Six local women were honored as the UAB Outstanding Women for 2012.

Researchers are working on a drug-delivery method specially designed to target cancer tumors.

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