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50thShieldONLY COLORFrom traveling to Antarctica to publishing children’s books, from taking biology educational tools to India to planting pollinator gardens on campus, women have been integral to shaping UAB’s reputation its 50-year history. As part of its annual coverage of Women’s History Month, the UAB Reporter has gathered examples of its more recent coverage of women at UAB.

retro art streamMore than 35 years ago, the Business-Engineering Complex opened for classes. Now, a new complex will support the unique instructional, research and collaborative needs of UAB’s programs.

Joe Appleton, Ph.D., founding dean of UAB’s School of Engineering, died Jan. 17. The school was created in 1971, two years after UAB became an independent university in 1969, and Appleton helmed the school until 1978.

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.

Goldman named dean emeritus of the School of Engineering.
UAB School of Engineering’s Chris Waldron pitches plans to Vestavia City Council, hopes construction can begin in 2013
Students can review their degree progress online, see remaining coursework if they change majors and utilize GPA calculators
Engineering senior design students have contributed devices to aid those with cerebral palsy, autism and other disabilities under his guidance

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

Sophomore engineering students are quite proud of their intro to Engineering Design projects.

The latest green roof project is one of the first developments by UAB’s Sustainability Committee to come to fruition.

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

The future of flight in the new design program is grounded in students’ real-word learning experiences.

Robin Foley is the 2011 recipient of the Ellen Gregg Ingalls/UAB National Alumni Society Award for Lifetime Achievement in Teaching.

Trigg latest from UAB family to be memorialized on the Hill University Center's Wall of Honor.

UAB civil engineering students have constructed a solid concrete canoe that will do what seems to be impossible — float.

Corey Shum, programmer/analyst in mechanical engineering, is October’s Employee of the Month.

UAB Biomedical Engineering Researcher Xincheng Yao receives $400,000 NSF Career Award for human retina research.

Linda Lucas, Ph.D., dean of UAB’s School of Engineering since 2000, has been named interim provost.

Ho-Wook Jun is one of three UAB professors to win a National Science Foundation CAREER Award in the past seven months.

UAB is Alabama’s first university to employ the total TAH license giving unlimited use of MATLAB in both teaching and research activities.
Many buildings on campus have building administrators whose job it is to submit work orders involving their respective buildings. It is important that potential customers verify their authority to submit a work order for a building or work area before filing a work request.
The UAB Master of Engineering degree track in Advanced Safety Engineering and Management (ASEM) will be offered online; its curriculum is based in experiential learning and peer-to-peer interaction.
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