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Alabama Power is partnering with UAB to showcase student research across the state of Alabama. Through the innovation grant, Alabama Power enables students to further their innovative research to improve communities in Alabama. This research "follows the same standards of innovation that drive Alabama Power’s mission."

Two awards of $5,000 will be awarded. To qualify, make sure to check off the question about innovation on your abstract submission. Judging will be done at the Expo by Alabama Power and awards will be announced.

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About the Fall Expo

The Fall Expo showcased the research and service learning work produced by UAB undergraduates and other students in UAB fall research programs, fall REU programs, and other fall opportunities.

The 2019 Fall Expo will be held on December 2-3 in the Hill Student Center.

Abstract submissions for the Fall Expo are now open — due November 18, 2019

Schedule: December 2, 2019

Fall expo flyer -- all information is in page text. Time: 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Event: Student Registration and Judge Registration
Location: Hill Student Center, Outside 3rd Floor Ballrooms

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Event: Oral Presentations
Location: Hill Student Center, Rooms 312-318

Schedule: December 3, 2019

Time: 8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Event: Student Registration and Poster Set-up Judge Registration
Location: Hill Student Center Ballrooms

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Event: Keynote Speaker and Faculty Awards
Location: Alumni Theatre

Time: 10:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Event: Poster Presentations
Location: Hill Student Center Ballrooms

Time: 4:00 p.m.
Event: Award Winners announcements on Social Media and email



Keynote Speaker: Nancy P. Wingo

Dr. Nancy P. Wingo is an Assistant Professor and Director of Instructional Innovation at the School of Nursing at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She has taught for over 30 years in various fields, including English, Business Communications, and Nursing Education. She has a PhD in Educational Leadership with a concentration in distance education.

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Dr. Wingo has published peer-reviewed articles in educational innovations, design thinking, distance education, and mixed methods research. She has also presented her research to international and national professional associations, including the American Educational Research Association, the Online Learning Consortium, and Quality Matters. Dr. Wingo is the Director of Education for UAB Solution Studios, an interprofessional program bringing together STEM students and clinicians to solve problems. She also serves on the UAB Center for Teaching and Learning Advisory Council and is the Director of the UAB Nursing Network broadcast program.

Dr. Wingo participated in the 2018-2019 cohort of UAB Undergraduate Research Faculty Fellows and was a recipient of the 2018 Provost’s Award for Faculty Excellence in Undergraduate Research. She is currently the principal investigator of a UAB QEP grant focused on promoting a culture of innovation across campus using design thinking methods.

Previous Events

2018 Fall Expo

2017 Fall Expo

2016 Fall Expo