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  • University of Alabama at Birmingham student receives dual PRCA honors

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    Madeha Javed, a junior at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), has been awarded two top honors in Communication Studies and public relations, receiving national and statewide recognition.


  • UAB welcomes Starbucks back to Sterne Library

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    Blazers excitedly flocked for their coffees and refreshers at the Mervyn H. Sterne Library as they commemorated the grand reopening of its Starbucks location.


  • Conger named Student Affairs February Employee of the Month

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    Jessica Conger is the January Employee of the Month. Conger is the Student Affairs graphic designer. Her excellent work ethic and commitment to UAB Student Affairs make her one to be celebrated.


  • UAB Student Affairs help remove barriers with Blazer Market Route

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    For Amarah, grocery shopping isn’t grabbing a pair of car keys and hopping on the highway or relying on food delivery apps. Instead, for the past three weeks, she’s been waking up early on Saturday mornings to ride UAB’s Blazer Market Route.


  • UAB student awarded inaugural Obama-Chesky Scholarship for Public Service

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    Alexandra “Lexie” Woolums of Mobile, Alabama will join the inaugural class comprised of 100 recipients from across the United States.


  • UAB Student Media earns national honors

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    Aura Literary Arts Review, a student-powered literary arts magazine, brought home two national awards from the MediaFest22 convention in Washington D.C.


  • CALLING ALL ARTISTS – Creativity for a Cause returns in February!

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    UAB Wellness Promotions invites students to share their perspectives, experiences, and feelings on relationship violence and sexual assault at Creativity for a Cause using various art forms.


  • UAB 2022 Homecoming Recap

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    The University of Alabama at Birmingham hosted its annual Homecoming Week, October 2-8, packed with events and activities for students, faculty, staff, alumni, and families to connect in Blazer Pride. “The Blazer Games” was the theme.


  • BMEN honored for excellence at annual awards dinner

    BMEN awards recipients at the 2022 BMEN Awards dinner


    The Blazers Male Excellence Network at the University of Alabama at Birmingham held its annual dinner to honor academic excellence at the UAB National Alumni Society House on Saturday, February 19. 


  • How Vonetta Flowers made her mark on Birmingham and UAB

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    If you are watching the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, you may have spotted a familiar face. UAB alumna, and Olympic Medalist, Vonetta Flowers made an appearance in one of the recent Xfinity Olympic commercials.


  • UAB to honor its lost students, faculty, and staff

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    On Thursday, May 6 at noon UAB Student Affairs will host its fourth annual memorial event to honor the lives of the active students, faculty and staff who passed away over the past two years.


  • UAB student becomes university’s first Schwarzman Scholar

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    Zahrah Abdulrauf, a University of Alabama at Birmingham College of Arts and Sciences student, has been named one of the 154 Schwarzman Scholars worldwide and the first from UAB.