Events

October 22 - November 20, 2020

Thursday, October 22

Alpha Male Competition

Nominees from fraternities will participate in online fundraising during the week and all proceeds go to the Arthritis Foundation.

8am
Virtual Event
Microscope

A Research Training Opportunity for Faculty, Coordinators, Budget & Regulatory Staff This program is designed for young investigators and research staff...

Pathology Grand Rounds

Helen Barkan, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, UAB-Department of Pediatrics, will present “The Sacred Disease: overview of pathology correlates in epilepsy...

The Resilient Team: Managing Expectations

A key part of effective teaming is managing expectations. What are the deliverable's and due dates? How can you influence the project plan? This session will...

Employer Chats at Collat:  MELT Atlanta

Log in to learn more about the company, its culture, career paths, opportunities for business students, and tips for how you can stand out during the job...

12pm
Virtual Event
Global Health Programs Virtual Office Hours

Drop in with your questions or interest in global health programs offered by the Sparkman Center for Global Health. Thinking about pursuing the graduate...

12pm
Virtual Event
Jointly-Sponsored Vascular Biology & Hypertension Seminar Series

“Death, long-term nursing home placement, and impoverishment after recurrent myocardial infarction” presented by Emily B. Levitan, ScD; Professor, UAB...

Promotion and Tenure Roundtable

Tenure-track faculty are invited to a Zoom call roundtable discussion of best practices to help ensure success in promotion and tenure applications....

CCTS Grant Proposal Development Academy

What: This program is a six-week comprehensive overview of the ins and outs needed to develop, write, and submit winning grant proposals presented by...

Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club

Join us for a monthly discussion of a journal article on cardiovascular disease. Please register to receive Zoom details.

Evelyn Jones

Evelyn S. Jones, UAB Executive Director Diversity and Community Affairs, will be joining us on two occasions this seminar year (October 22nd and February...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Cultural Awareness Building Blocks

Cultural Awareness Building Blocks provides the framework for gaining a nuanced understanding of the various meanings and the potential impact of, diversity...

IS Career Series

The IS Career Series will be virtual meetings designed to connect IS students and IS leaders/professionals. Companies participating: Mayer Electric...

Program in Immunology Seminar Series

Speaker: Miranda Curtiss, MD, PhD, Instructor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, & Critical Care Medicine. Title: T cell and dendritic cell...

4pm
Virtual Event
RUF Outdoor Large Group

Looking to connect with other students on campus? Hang out with Reformed University Fellowship at the Mini Park for a night of socially-distanced fellowship...

Educational Leadership - Principal with Teachers

Earn an additional degree or certificate as a dynamic, effective school leader. The Educational Leadership program at UAB is offering all certification...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
BAFS Meeting

This is a general body meeting for the Blazers Advocating for Food Security student organization.

5pm
Virtual Event
Pumpkin Carving

Join us outside the Hill Student Center for a time of fellowship and to carve a pumpkin. No need to bring anything - just come for a fun time! All are welcome.

The Art and Craft of Creative Nonfiction

Creative nonfiction is defined as “true stories, well told.” And the art of telling your true stories well is just what you’ll learn in this interactive...

Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Higher Education Administration Information Session

Are you looking to enter or advance your career at a postsecondary institution? Consider earning a master's degree or graduate certificate in Higher...

MAPS Specialties in Medicine Series

UAB Minority Association of Pre-Medical Students is hosting Dr. Nefertiti Durant, an adolescent medicine physician who works at Children's Hospital. She will...

6pm
Virtual Event
ICMA Business Meeting

This is the regularly scheduled monthly business meeting with the ICMA board. All members are welcome to attend.

6:30pm
Virtual Event
Dr. Marisa Marques

Dr. Marisa Marques, president of UAB's American Medical Women's Association (AMWA), will be conducting a pre-med panel with fellow women in medicine from...

6:45pm
Virtual Event
Blaze - Illustrated

Virtual game night on Zoom with Informatics, GSG, PDA and BPDA.

7pm
Virtual Event
Zeta Phi Beta Informational Meeting

Informational meeting for aspirants.

7pm
Virtual Event
Campus House Thursday Night Small Group

We meet together every Thursday night for small groups.

7:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 23

Fun.Fit.Flow

Join URec trainer Brooke for a free virtual Fun.Fit.Flow UFit class.

7am
Virtual Event
Alpha Male Competition

Nominees from fraternities will participate in online fundraising during the week and all proceeds go to the Arthritis Foundation.

8am
Virtual Event
CCTS Friday Fellows Meeting

Are you interested in population and health outcomes? The CCTS Friday Fellows meeting provides the opportunity for investigators, trainees, and others...

8am
Virtual Event
UAB Continuing Dental Education

The 2020 Dental Update is a 2-day event including topics ranging from medical emergency response and the oral-systemic connection to 20/20 vision on...

STRONG Nation

Join URec trainer Martin for a free virtual STRONG Nation UFit class.

8am
Virtual Event
Project Management PMP Test Preparation

New "Live Online" PMP Certification Test Prep Class Upon completion of 35 hours of project management education, this course is available as additional...

Yoga

Join URec trainer Sandhya for a free virtual Yoga UFit class.

9am
Virtual Event
Language Partners

(Virtual) Language Partners is all about connecting cultures. If you are an international student, you will have the opportunity to practice the English...

9:30am
Virtual Event
Science

Please join us for the Informatics Institute PowerTalk Seminar Series-Bioinformatics. "Getting to the Edge of Biological Networks" Shahid M. Mukhtar,...

Navigating Difficult Conversations Part II: Holding the Conversation 

Due to our basic need for acceptance, it can be hard to confront someone about a touchy or uncomfortable topic. Avoiding or delaying a difficult conversation...

Wesley Foundation Bible Study

Join us for a time of Bible study and fellowship!

Balloon Bash Fundraiser for Magic Moments

A group of BMD students from HRP101 will be holding a "balloon bash" to raise money for their community partner - Magic Moments. UAB students and faculty...

NORC Minority Symposium

The NIH/NIDDK and NIH-Funded Nutrition Obesity Research Centers (NORCs) are hosting a seminar series focused on identifying and addressing barriers to...

11am
Virtual Event
Microscope

The Department of Pediatrics is launching a Works in Progress (WIP) forum for DOP faculty engaged in research. This bi-weekly forum aims to provide a venue...

12pm
Virtual Event
Vision Science Research Center Visiting Scholars Program Seminar: "Where is Myopia Research At?"

"Where is Myopia Research At?" presented by Alexandra Benavente-Pérez, MCOptom MS PhD FAAO, Associate Clinical Professor, SUNY College of Optometry, New...

12pm
Virtual Event
Microscope

The Works in Progress Series (WIPS) of the Department of Surgery Research Section. Takayuki Yamamoto, Ph.D., of the Cooper Lab, presents: "Increased...

12pm
Virtual Event
emPOWer Hour

Join the Promoters of Wellness (POW) and Wellness Promotion staff every Friday on Instagram for our weekly emPOWer Hour! Each week will cover a new wellness...

12pm
Virtual Event
BSN Student

Just because we are practicing social distancing doesn’t mean we can’t connect. Reserve your spot to attend a virtual admissions information session to...

Michael Berens, Ph.D.

Michael Berens, Ph.D., professor and director of the Cancer & Cell Biology Division at the Translational Genomics Research Institute, will present "Three...

MS Collaborative Research Meeting

The MS Collaborative Research meetings foster cross-disciplinary communication in order to best develop and evaluate therapies related to the treatment of...

AID for ALS

The AID for ALS team is participating in this year's Statewide Virtual Walk to Defeat ALS with the ALS Association Alabama Chapter. Mission: We are walking...

Green Globe at UAB

This will be the first open meeting of Green Globe at UAB. Members of the council will introduce themselves and the club as a whole. We will go over the...

5pm
Virtual Event
Superhero-Themed Trivia Night

Come have fun with us and show off your superhero knowledge! The winner gets a gift card courtesy of ALD, and the event is open to all students.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
borderTRANS Movie Night

borderTRANS is a safe space for individuals to share their experiences & create community in a welcoming, supportive environment. This group is open to UAB...

6pm
Virtual Event
Film & Discussion: Coco

Watch "Coco," directed by Lee Unkrich and Adrian Molina (2017, PG), then join Palmomitas on Zoom for a discussion at 9:00pm. Only students who attend the...

UAB Football vs Louisiana

Playing its final non-conference game of the regular season, the UAB football team hosts Louisiana in a highly anticipated matchup between two of the top...

Friday Night Fright Night

Join your peers for a social night of scary stories and frightful fables. Whether they're real experiences or creative fiction, you'll surely leave with...

10:13pm
Virtual Event
Bachelor of Fine Arts program applications due 10/23/2020

Application Instrucations: Applicants should have completed at least 6 hours of UAB studio credits. Portfolio of 10-15 images (must include work completed...

Saturday, October 24

UAB Continuing Dental Education

The 2020 Dental Update is a 2-day event including topics ranging from medical emergency response and the oral-systemic connection to 20/20 vision on...

Primary Ballet for Pre-K

Beginning ballet students are introduced to classical ballet, fundamental positions and movements to build their foundation for dance. In addition to...

ArtPlay Kids Acting

Actor and educator Jennifer Salvant will guide participants through the basics of theatre. Students will learn theatre games, improvisation, monologues,...

Arts and Laughs

This mixed media art class with the Wacky Nanny focuses on imagination and creation. Children will be led through projects that will open their creative...

Primary Ballet for Toddlers

Beginning ballet students are introduced to classical ballet, fundamental positions and movements to build their foundation for dance. In addition to...

Musical Theatre Performance

This course is a study of musical theatre songs and techniques for their performance. Teaching Artist Reid Watson will prepare and equip the performer with...

Storytime Studio

Favorite storybooks and fairytales invite us to use our imagination and allow those characters to jump off the page. In this class, your young artists will...

So You Think You Can Broadway

This class was specifically requested by our supportive ArtPlay parents and created for stage moms, dads, and any other adult looking for a creative...

Sunday, October 25

Brains for Autism Research Trivia Night

You're invited to "Brains for Autism" Trivia Night. This virtual event is presented by the Research Civitan Club and will benefit UAB Autism...

Monday, October 26

Global Health Programs Virtual Office Hours

Drop in with your questions or interest in global health programs offered by the Sparkman Center for Global Health. Thinking about pursuing the graduate...

10am
Virtual Event
AOII PR Event

Alpha Omicron Pi will be tabling to encourage students.

Case Studies in Mentoring

Are you prepared to handle common (and not-so-common) mentoring challenges? Bring your questions and concerns and join us as we explore the nuances of the...

11am
Virtual Event
SafeZone Training

The SafeZone program offers LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer/Questioning) awareness training for all UAB faculty and staff. Participants...

Exercise Medicine Journal Club

Exercise Medicine Journal Club (GBS 746J Exercise Medicine) - hosted by the UAB Center for Exercise Medicine - which was previously open only to UAB Graduate...

11:30am
Virtual Event
COVID-19 in Pediatrics

The UAB SOPH Department of Epidemiology presents a seminar on COVID-19 in Pediatrics, featuring Shae Duerring, MD, NRP, FAAP, FACEP, Assitant Professor of...

Ignite Women's Bible Study

A group of women from Ignite will gather to study the Bible and have discussions about passages.

NRTC Seminar Series: Jennifer Pluznik, PhD

"Functional roles for novel G-protein coupled receptors in the kidney" Jennifer Pluznik, PhD, Associate Professor of Physiology Johns Hopkins School of...

12pm
Virtual Event
Career Influencer Network: Student Career Success Factors

Presented by UAB Career Center. The October 20th presentation of this workshop was postponed due to the UAB Town Hall meeting occurring at the same time....

Strengths Discovery for Graduate Students

What are the keys to being a more effective leader? One key is to invest in your strengths. Strengths Discovery for Graduate Students provides an...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
RA Interest Session

Please join us for our interest sessions to learn more about the student leader positions offered by Student Housing and Residence Life. You must attend an...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Music and Mindfulness

When you begin with the breath in mind, you possess the power to express yourself authentically! You don’t need an expensive instrument or any fancy training...

QPR Training for Suicide Prevention

QPR for Suicide Prevention offers hope through positive action. As a trained QPR Gatekeeper, you’ll learn to recognize the warning signs of people in...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Sight Singing Fundamentals

This class is designed to cover the notation, concepts, and application of beginning music theory as it relates to solo music selections. Students will be...

Music and Mindfulness

When you begin with the breath in mind, you possess the power to express yourself authentically! You don’t need an expensive instrument or any fancy training...

Blazing Quiz Bowl Meeting

General body meeting and practice for members or students interested in Blazing Quiz Bowl.

6pm
Virtual Event
Horrorfilmabend

Join der Deutschverein as we stream a to-be-determined German horror movie or television show.

6pm
Virtual Event
Intro to Improv

This virtual class will teach the fundamentals of long-form improvisation, including how to create strong characters, play at the top of one’s intelligence...

Japanese Tutoring Sessions

Japanese Culture Club is hosting virtual Japanese language learning sessions for students on all levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced), whether you are...

6pm
Virtual Event
Nosferatu the Vampyre

Join the Film Club for a screening and discussion of "Nosferatu the Vampyre" (Herzog, 1979) using Scener. Synopsis: In Werner Herzog's eerie reimagining of...

7pm
Virtual Event
UAB Women in Surgery Meet 'n' Greet with Dr. Wall

We hope that WIS members will join us for a virtual session with our Grand Rounds speaker, Dr. Anji Wall. Dr. Wall is an associate professor at Texas A&M and...

Green & Gold Fund Meeting

Weekly meeting of G&GF members.

Tuesday, October 27

Conversation

Department faculty, staff and trainee discussion.

6:30am
Virtual Event
Surgery Grand Rounds

Anji Wall, MD Baylor Scott and White Health

Surgery Grand Rounds - Wall

Anji Wall, M.D. Abdominal Transplant, Baylor Scott & White Health Topic: "Surgical Ethics"

7:15am
Virtual Event
Neurology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Chen Lin, MD

8am
Virtual Event
Tuesday Morning Yoga

Start your day off right! Every Tuesday at 8 a.m., the School of Health Professions Wellness Committee hosts a virtual Yoga.

8am
Virtual Event
Canvas Analytics

Canvas Analytics provides instructors with insightful data on grades, participation, and communication in a Canvas course. We will demonstrate how to access...

11am
Virtual Event
Flavors of Asia

Asian cuisine is this lunch's theme! Come to the Commons so you don't miss out. Classics Station: General Tso Chicken Fried Rice Sauteed Bok Choy Sweet...

3-Minute Research Rundown

Come hear UAB School of Dentistry faculty summarize their research in layman’s terms in 3 minutes with 1 slide each.

12pm
Virtual Event
Microbiology Department Seminar

"The Role of T cells in EBV Type 2 Life Cycle and Lymphomagenesis" presented by Dr. Carrie Coleman, PhD; Assistant Professor, UAB Department of Microbiology

12pm
Virtual Event
Computer

Join UAB IT to learn more about Adobe Sign use cases and ways to utilize eSignature in Adobe Sign.

Global Awareness: Addressing Student Concerns with Cross-cultural Sensitivity

Presented by Melissa Hawkins. Often, communication breakdowns between instructors and students occur in the outside-of-class environment. Discover the...

Jornal Club run jointly by the Dept of Biology and the NSC

This is a Journal Club in the basic biology of aging that serves as a forum for faculty, researchers and trainees with research focus on fundamental...

1pm
Virtual Event
Ignite Men's Lifegroup

A group of men from Ignite meet to study and discuss the Bible.

AID for ALS

This is a mask-making event for ALS Walk that is coming up on the 29th of October. We will provide students with masks and a station for decorations. A...

Embroidery 101

Join Nikki Kintner, a local textile artist and owner of Stitch & Petal, for this Beginner’s Modern Hand-Embroidery Course. Over five weeks and through three...

Out of the Box

Join teaching artist Tonya Wise and be inspired to think outside the box! This class will inspire students to think differently about everyday objects. Using...

Informatics Resources Seminar

Join Informatics Club to learn about the resources offered by UAB Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences (CCTS) and discuss your questions. Speaker:...

4pm
Virtual Event
Pumpkin Carving Competition

Join Catholic Blazers for a scary good time carving pumpkins! This event is BYOP (bring your own pumpkin), and prizes will be awarded after the event to the...

Coping Conversations

Maintaining self-care practices and enhancing positive wellbeing during challenging times can be difficult to do. Please join EACC staff via Zoom as they...

4:15pm
Virtual Event
Hopeful Healing Support Group

It is not uncommon for those living with a chronic illness to experience pain, fatigue, physical changes, stress or difficulty with usual activities. Join...

5:15pm
Virtual Event
Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Basic Yoga

Focus the mind and relax the body with an uplifting basic yoga class centered on positivity and self-care with your UAB grad school family. No previous yoga...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Beginners Photography

During this class, students will learn the elements of good photography. Tonya Wise, an accomplished photographer whose career includes photographing the...

Thriving in Uncertain Times: A Discussion Series on Wellness

A roundtable discussion series focusing on all apsects of wellness to help you thrive during these uncertain times. Each discussion will focus on one area of...

6pm
Virtual Event
Campus Green

Learn how to determine your approximate calorie requirements and effective strategies for meal planning and prepping. Having a plan for your food will help...

6:30pm
Virtual Event
RA Interest Session

Please join us for our interest sessions to learn more about the student leader positions offered by Student Housing and Residence Life. You must attend an...

6:30pm
Virtual Event
Cru Hang

Join us for a virtual fun and games night on Zoom at 6:36pm!

6:36pm
Virtual Event
CRC Open Recovery Meeting

The UAB Collegiate Recovery Community hosts weekly support meetings intended for those people in or seeking recovery from substance use and co-occurring...

7pm
Virtual Event
Delight Small Group Meeting

Delight hosts weekly small group meetings on Tuesday nights. Please contact us for more information.

7pm
Virtual Event
LifeGroup

Join Baptist Campus Ministries for a Zoom LifeGroup for spiritual growth on the Armor of God book by Priscilla Shirer.

7pm
Virtual Event
Campus House Tuesday Night Worship

We meet together on Tuesday nights to hang out, catch up, worship, and listen to a short time of teaching.

7:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 28

Monthly Staff Council meeting

Meetings are open to any staff member who would like to attend. Meeting agendas and past minutes, agendas and presentations are available at...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Music, Me, and You

You are your child’s first teacher, and why not make learning fun? Join Ms. Calliope for self-exploration through music and song. Guardians and children will...

Dr. Rosa Serra, PhD

Please join us as we welcome Dr. Rosa Serra, PhD from The Department of Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology (CDIB) at UAB. The title of her talk is:...

10am
Virtual Event
Lauren Anson - Dissertation Defense

"The Attitudes and Beliefs of Early Childhood Teachers Towards Promoting the Inclusivity and Visibility of Families Headed by Same-Sex Couples"

10am
Virtual Event
Lauren Anson - Dissertation Defense

"The Attitudes and Beliefs of Early Childhood Teachers Towards Promoting the Inclusivity and Visibility of Families Headed by Same-Sex Couples"

10am
Virtual Event
Salesforce

Are you a UAB Salesforce or Salesforce Marketing Cloud user? Join the Digital Strategy team for open office hours. Need to talk through building a report?...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Unconscious Bias

Bias is a “personal, sometimes unreasoned judgment” that can provide unconscious and often erroneous information. Understanding how our personal and cultural...

CCTS Drop-In Clinic

CCTS offers free consultations with our Biostats, Epidemiology and Research Design (BERD), Biorepository, Bionutrition, Clinical Research Unit (CRU), and...

11:30am
Virtual Event
RD-to-Be Mini-Session: Healthy for the Holidays

Learn about the Five Pillars of Employee Wellness and how to use the pillars to stay well throughout the holiday season, in this mini-webinar with Employee...

11:30am
Virtual Event
AMNP Students

Change Your Career. Change Lives. Enroll in our Accelerate Master’s in Nursing Pathway and become a licensed to practice as an RN in four semesters while...

Medical Grand Rounds: Brian T. Bates and Stephen W. Stair

Brian T. Bates (UAB Health System Chief Compliance Officer) and Stephen W. Stair (HSF Medical Compliance Officer) will present “2020 Compliance Corner” at...

Teaching Foundations: Teaching by Full Application

Presented by Tino Unlap. Every graduate deserves to learn how to identify and solve problems regardless of major. Dr. Tino Unlap, an experienced teacher,...

12:10pm
Virtual Event
Erica Lee - Dissertation Defense

"Using a Mindfulness-Based Intervention with Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder to Decrease Disruptive Behavior in the Early Childhood Inclusion Classroom"

1pm
Virtual Event
Locke Lab Meeting

A weekly meeting for members of the Locke Lab, otherwise know as TEAM.

Lewis Cantley, Ph.D.

Lewis Cantley, Ph.D., director of the Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center at Weill Cornell Medical College and professor of Cancer Biology in Medicine,...

Musical Theatre Basics

In this 4-week course, students will be immersed in the world of musical theatre through song, dance, acting, and everything needed for the stage. Through...

RA Interest Session

Please join us for our interest sessions to learn more about the student leader positions offered by Student Housing and Residence Life. You must attend an...

4pm
Virtual Event
A Woman's Place

EACC’s weekly virtual support group for women, led by EACC Counselors Dondra Goldsby and Kourtney Young, offers participants an encouraging, confidential...

5:15pm
Virtual Event
The Art and Craft of Creative Nonfiction

Turn your life’s stories into works of art. Creative nonfiction is defined as “true stories, well told,” and in this class you’ll learn the art of writing...

Halloween Fun with VSA

Join the Vietnamese Student Association for a Halloween-themed night via Zoom. We'll be hosting Bingo with prizes and telling Vietnamese scary stories.

7pm
Virtual Event
Halloween Trivia Night

Spooky season is upon us. Let's get scary with our Halloween-themed trivia. Don't ghost us - hop on Zoom to RIP some trivia!

7pm
Virtual Event
Conversation

Narcotics Anonymous focuses on the 12 steps as a solution to treat addiction. Anyone seeking information on recovery is welcome to attend.

7:30pm
Virtual Event
Halloween Costume Contest

Residents of Blazer Hall will be participating in a halloween costume contest - judged off of creativity, uniqueness, and effort. Suites can have the option...

8pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 29

Pathology Grand Rounds

Suresh Kumar Verma, PhD, Associate Professor,Division of Cardiovascular Disease, UAB - Department of Medicine, will present “The evolution of novel...

Cultural Awareness Building Blocks

Cultural Awareness Building Blocks provides the framework for gaining a nuanced understanding of the various meanings and the potential impact of, diversity...

9:30am
Virtual Event
RA Interest Session

Please join us for our interest sessions to learn more about the student leader positions offered by Student Housing and Residence Life. You must attend an...

9:30am
Virtual Event
Examining a Culturally Relevant Patient-Level Intervention to Promote Colorectal Cancer Screening in Egypt

Dr. Lori Bateman of the School of Medicine will present updates on pilot project activities for her 2019 funded project focused on colorectal cancer...

Accessibility: Animals on Campus

Presented by Courtney Champion, Valerie DuBose. In higher education, accessibility is defined as the "ability to access" the same content, classrooms,...

Healthy Eating & Active Living for Boosting Immunity

Explore different ways to boost your immunity this fall and throughout flu season, in this mini-webinar with Employee Wellness dietitian-in-training Marianne...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Global Health Programs Virtual Office Hours

Drop in with your questions or interest in global health programs offered by the Sparkman Center for Global Health. Thinking about pursuing the graduate...

12pm
Virtual Event
Jointly Sponsored Vascular Biology & Hypertension Seminar

“Timing of food intake and circadian control of blood pressure” presented by David M. Pollock, PhD; NRTC Endowed Professor and Director,Cardio-Renal...

12pm
Virtual Event
RN to BSN

Are you an RN who wants to take your career to the next level and looking for a top program to provide career-relevant coursework? Join us for an virtual...

CCTS Grant Proposal Development Academy

What: This program is a six-week comprehensive overview of the ins and outs needed to develop, write, and submit winning grant proposals presented by...

AOII Pumpkin Painting

We will be meeting on the green and painting pumpkins. All of the pumpkins will be placed six feet apart, and each girl will be assigned to a...

IS Career Series

The IS Career Series will be virtual meetings designed to connect IS students and IS leaders/professionals. Companies participating: Mayer Electric...

The Art and Craft of Creative Nonfiction

Creative nonfiction is defined as “true stories, well told.” And the art of telling your true stories well is just what you’ll learn in this interactive...

Wesely Worship

Join the Wesley Foundation outside the Hill Student Center for a time of fellowship, worship, and a message. All are welcome.

Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Boba Tea and Movie

Join the Chinese Society for a night of Netflix and boba tea making. Two instant bubble tea packs will be given out the week of the event to each of the...

7pm
Virtual Event
Boba Tea and Movie Night

Join the Chinese Society for a virtual movie night and making boba tea. We will be supplying a limited number of pre-packaged boba tea. Check out our...

7pm
Virtual Event
Campus House Thursday Night Small Group

We meet together every Thursday night for small groups.

7:30pm
Virtual Event
Halloween Netflix Party

Alpha Xi Delta sisters will meet on Zoom to watch a Netflix Halloween movie.

8pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 30

CCTS Friday Fellows Meeting

Are you interested in population and health outcomes? The CCTS Friday Fellows meeting provides the opportunity for investigators, trainees, and others...

8am
Virtual Event
Management Fundamentals: Giving and Receiving Feedback

Managing others requires evaluation and response. Effective feedback allows managers to guide employees back on track, acknowledge and encourage employees...

Language Partners

(Virtual) Language Partners is all about connecting cultures. If you are an international student, you will have the opportunity to practice the English...

9:30am
Virtual Event
Agile Project Management Course

Course Description The Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) is one of the newest certifications offered by PMI and is expected to become the industry...

Science

Join us for a Special Informatics Seminar! "Lessons from COVID-19: How Are Data Science and AI Changing Future Biomedical Research" Jake Chen, Ph.D....

NORC Minority Symposium

The NIH/NIDDK and NIH-Funded Nutrition Obesity Research Centers (NORCs) are hosting a seminar series focused on identifying and addressing barriers to...

emPOWer Hour

Join the Promoters of Wellness (POW) and Wellness Promotion staff every Friday on Instagram for our weekly emPOWer Hour! Each week will cover a new wellness...

12pm
Virtual Event
CWRH Open House

UAB's Center for Women's Reproductive Health (CWRH) will be holding its virtual open house. Learn more about: Opportunities in Women's Health Research...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
BSN Student

Just because we are practicing social distancing doesn’t mean we can’t connect. Reserve your spot to attend a virtual admissions information session to...

Nancy Carullo - Dissertation Defense

"Enhancer RNAs as Regulators of Gene Expression and Neuronal Function"

3pm
Virtual Event
Nancy Carullo

Title: "Enhancer RNAs as Regulators of Gene Expression and Neuronal Function" Theme: Neuroscience

3pm
Virtual Event
Haunted Hallway Competition

Each floor of Blazer Hall will see who can decorate their hall the best. Residents will have through the month of October to decorate their halls in the...

Haunted Hallway Competition

Each floor of Blazer Hall will see who can decorate their hall the best. Residents will have through the month of October to decorate their halls in the...

Saturday, October 31

Primary Ballet for Pre-K

Beginning ballet students are introduced to classical ballet, fundamental positions and movements to build their foundation for dance. In addition to...

ArtPlay Kids Acting

Actor and educator Jennifer Salvant will guide participants through the basics of theatre. Students will learn theatre games, improvisation, monologues,...

Arts and Laughs

This mixed media art class with the Wacky Nanny focuses on imagination and creation. Children will be led through projects that will open their creative...

Primary Ballet for Toddlers

Beginning ballet students are introduced to classical ballet, fundamental positions and movements to build their foundation for dance. In addition to...

Halloween Party

Join us for ArtPlay’s first virtual halloween party. We are celebrating this ghoulish holiday via Zoom and will provide attendees with wicked-good supplies...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Musical Theatre Performance

This course is a study of musical theatre songs and techniques for their performance. Teaching Artist Reid Watson will prepare and equip the performer with...

Storytime Studio

Favorite storybooks and fairytales invite us to use our imagination and allow those characters to jump off the page. In this class, your young artists will...

Sunday, November 1

Monday, November 2

Bystander Intervention

Bystander behavior has been the focus of social psychological research for over four decades. Originally developed to reduce the incidence of sexual assault...

Zachary Wallen

Title: "Gene-Environment Interaction in Parkison Disease: The Gut Microbiome" Theme: Genetics, Genomics and Bioinformatics

9am
Virtual Event
Global Health Programs Virtual Office Hours

Drop in with your questions or interest in global health programs offered by the Sparkman Center for Global Health. Thinking about pursuing the graduate...

10am
Virtual Event
Case Studies in Mentoring

Are you prepared to handle common (and not-so-common) mentoring challenges? Bring your questions and concerns and join us as we explore the nuances of the...

11am
Virtual Event
Exercise Medicine Journal Club

Exercise Medicine Journal Club (GBS 746J Exercise Medicine) - hosted by the UAB Center for Exercise Medicine - which was previously open only to UAB Graduate...

11:30am
Virtual Event
COVID-19: An Epidemiological Perspective

The UAB SOPH Department of Epidemiology presents "Covid-19: An Epidemiologic Perspective" featuring Bertha Hidalgo, PhD.

Ignite Women's Bible Study

A group of women from Ignite will gather to study the Bible and have discussions about passages.

NRTC Seminar Series: Christian Faul, PhD

"The role of FGF23, klotho and heparin in uremic cardiomyopathy" Christian Faul, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, UAB Division of Nephrology

12pm
Virtual Event
Mr. Steve B. Ampah

The UAB School of Public Health's Department of Biostatistics presents the Final Defense of PhD Dissertation by Candidate for Doctoral Degree, Mr. Steve B....

2pm
Virtual Event
Sight Singing Fundamentals

This class is designed to cover the notation, concepts, and application of beginning music theory as it relates to solo music selections. Students will be...

Blazing Quiz Bowl Meeting

General body meeting and practice for members or students interested in Blazing Quiz Bowl.

6pm
Virtual Event
Intro to Improv

This virtual class will teach the fundamentals of long-form improvisation, including how to create strong characters, play at the top of one’s intelligence...

Blazer Spirit Council Meeting

Blazer Spirit Council General Body Meetings include both executive board members and general body members in working to plan and facilitate BSC events.

6:30pm
Virtual Event
Green & Gold Fund Meeting

Weekly meeting of G&GF members.

Tuesday, November 3

Surgery Grand Rounds

Keith Delman, MD, FACS Professor, Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery Emory University School of Medicine

Lecture

Topic: Diversity and Inclusion

6:30am
Virtual Event
Tuesday Morning Yoga

Start your day off right! Every Tuesday at 8 a.m., the School of Health Professions Wellness Committee hosts a virtual Yoga.

8am
Virtual Event
MediaSpace/Kaltura Advanced Features

Instructors can take their videos to the next level of engagement by embedding interactive questions, hyperlinks, or combining several videos to make a...

9am
Virtual Event
​​​​​​​The Resilient Leader: Emotional Intelligence

The Resilient Leader Series is designed to give leaders an opportunity to reflect and get revitalized by spending time with colleagues in an interactive...

UAB Connections Support Group

UAB Connections provides a combination of educational, social, and recreational/leisure activities for adults with various eye disorders as well as their...

Backyard BBQ

BBQ for lunch in the Commons. Need we say more? Classics Station: Ribs BBQ Grilled Chicken Baked Beans Fried Green Tomatoes Mac n' Cheese Succotash...

Self Care Studio: Exercises in Gratitude

The Self Care Studio is a collaboration between the UAB Employee Assistance & Counseling Center and the Institute for Arts in Medicine that offers space for...

12pm
Virtual Event
Medicine

What: In-depth training on essential areas of research with key leaders in research at UAB over six sessions. This program provides academic training in the...

Jornal Club run jointly by the Dept of Biology and the NSC

This is a Journal Club in the basic biology of aging that serves as a forum for faculty, researchers and trainees with research focus on fundamental...

1pm
Virtual Event
Ignite Men's Lifegroup

A group of men from Ignite meet to study and discuss the Bible.

Embroidery 101

Join Nikki Kintner, a local textile artist and owner of Stitch & Petal, for this Beginner’s Modern Hand-Embroidery Course. Over five weeks and through three...

Out of the Box

Join teaching artist Tonya Wise and be inspired to think outside the box! This class will inspire students to think differently about everyday objects. Using...

Blazers Pennant

Community is critical when operating virtually, and UAB’s student organization community exceeds 250 student organizations. Leaning on one another to discuss...

Conversation

Alcoholics Anonymous is hosting online meetings. These meetings are open to anyone seeking recovery for alcoholism.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Beginners Photography

During this class, students will learn the elements of good photography. Tonya Wise, an accomplished photographer whose career includes photographing the...

Thriving in Uncertain Times: A Discussion Series on Wellness

A roundtable discussion series focusing on all apsects of wellness to help you thrive during these uncertain times. Each discussion will focus on one area of...

6pm
Virtual Event
CRC Open Recovery Meeting

The UAB Collegiate Recovery Community hosts weekly support meetings intended for those people in or seeking recovery from substance use and co-occurring...

7pm
Virtual Event
Delight Small Group Meeting

Delight hosts weekly small group meetings on Tuesday nights. Please contact us for more information.

7pm
Virtual Event
Campus House Tuesday Night Worship

We meet together on Tuesday nights to hang out, catch up, worship, and listen to a short time of teaching.

7:30pm
Virtual Event
USGA Informal Senate Meeting

Biweekly informal Senate meeting to discuss business.

Wednesday, November 4