UAB’s Inaugural Grand Challenge
Mona Fouad, M.D., director of the UAB Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Center, and her team received UAB’s first Grand Challenge award with their “Healthy Alabama 2030: Live HealthSmart” project. Dr. Fouad’s team will receive a three-year, $2.7 million award from the university to fund the initial effort.
UAH to Host Scholars Institute
Now in its 12th year, the UA System Scholars Institute is hosted each year on a rotating basis by one of the UA System campuses. The Scholars Institute supports collaboration among faculty and administration system-wide, and encourages a shared community of knowledge for implementing best practices into the use of technology in the teaching, learning, and research processes.
UA System Announces Tuition Freeze for In-State Students
University of Alabama System Chancellor Finis E. St. John announced today that the System Office will propose a freeze on in-state tuition at all three campuses for the 2019-2020 academic year at the June meeting of the University of Alabama System Board of Trustees, effective with the Fall 2019 semester.
2019 McMahon-Pleiad Prize
STEM programs introduce students in rural Alabama to career possibilities
The University of Alabama System is providing new opportunities for students in the state’s rural counties to learn about cutting-edge career options in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.
UA System Hotline
High ethical standards are vital to workplace morale and productivity, and maintaining them is a core value for The University of Alabama System. The Hotline enables all members of the university community to inquire about or report unethical or unlawful work-related behavior anonymously.
The UA System’s Intercampus Interactive Telepresence System (IITS) is a statewide videoconferencing network. IITS has grown to become Alabama’s premier interactive telepresence network. IITS offers a convenient method for remote meetings, online learning, technical support for desktop and mobile devices, and more.