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» Alumni of Achievement Call for Nominations

» Alumna Ankica Mitrovska returns to UAH for Art Exhibit

» UAH Hosts American Shakespeare Center on Tour


CAMPUS EVENTS
JAN
27
Alumni Relations Event
Charger Fiesta, hosted by the Birmingham Charger Alumni Chapter, 6 p.m., to 7:30 p.m., Cantina Laredo (2301 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd. North) Birmingham.

UAH Louis Salmon Library Refined Researchers Talk
Seth Porter (reference librarian ) will give the talk "Retrieving Company Information Online," at 5:30 p.m., in the Louis Salmon Library (room 214) on using free online resources to do research on companies and their products. The talk is useful for anyone interested in company research, such as researching a potential employer, or tracking company performance. More info at:
http://www.uah.edu/library/about/upcoming-library-events/8875-refined-researchers-retrieving-company-information-online.

JAN
28
UAH Career Fair
UAH's Spring 2015 Career Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the University Fitness Center. For more information, please call 256.824.6938, or visit the Career Services website.

JAN
29
UAH Department of Music Forum
Members of the U. S. Air Force Mission Winds Band of the West, 9:35 a.m., Roberts Recital Hall. Free and open to the public.

Honors College Lecture
Honors College lecture presented by Dr. Caron St. John, dean College of Business Administration, 11:10 a.m., Materials Science Building (room 100). For more information, email honors@uah.edu.

UAH, AIA Archaeology Lecture
Archaeology lecture “Pre-Islamic Art and Archaeology of Central Asia,” 12:45 p.m., Wilson Hall (room 168). Guest presenter Dr. Elizabeth Brite, Purdue University Honors College faculty. Free and open to the public.

UAH ASME Student Section Meeting
The UAH American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Student Section Meeting will meet at 7 p.m., in Technology Hall N225. The topic will be "Engineering the Saturn V," and the guest speaker will be Al Reisz, CEO of Reisz Engineering. He will share his personal experiences working on the development of the Saturn V. Refreshments will be served. Any questions about the event should be directed to Matthew Watts (mcw0014@uah.edu), or Dr. Christina Carmen (Christina.Carmen@uah.edu).

UAH, AIA Archaeology Lecture
Archaeology lecture "The Khorezm Oasis, Uzbekistan: A (nearly) Forgotten Center," 7:30 p.m., Wilson Hall Theater (first floor). Guest presenter Dr. Elizabeth Brite, Purdue University Honors College faculty. Free and open to the public.

JAN
31
Delta Zeta Chili Cook Off
The Fifth Annual Chili Cook Off presented by Delta Zeta, 1 p.m., to 5 p.m., Lowe Mill-First Floor Connector. Contest includes Best Overall Chili, Most Spicy Chili, Best White Chili, and Fan Favorite Chili. There will also be a Corn Hole Tournament. Contact Katelyn Clarke (kmc0021@uah.edu) for more information.

FEB
3
UAH Louis Salmon Library Refined Researchers Talk
Doug Bolden (reference assistant) will give the talk "The Left Side of {Copy}right" at 5:30 p.m., in the Louis Salmon Library (room 111), on the history and philosophy of copyleft from the GPL to Creative Commons to open access journals. Learn how to find copyleft materials and how to release your own and how this is different from copyright. More info at:
http://www.uah.edu/library/about/upcoming-library-events/8879-refined-researchers-the-left-side-of-copy-right.

UAH English Department presents "Hamlet"
The UAH English Department and The American Shakespeare Center on Tour presents “Hamlet,” at 7 p.m., University Center Exhibit Hall, with a pre-show lecture at 6 p.m., in Roberts Recital Hall. Tickets are available at the Arts Council, UAH English Department, (Morton Hall room 222; 256.824.6320). For more information, contact Dr. Angela Balla (angela.balla@uah.edu).

FEB
4
UAH English Department presents "Much Ado About Nothing"
The UAH English Department and The American Shakespeare Center on Tour presents “Much Ado About Nothing,” at 7 p.,m., University Center Exhibit Hall, with a pre-show lecture at 6 p.m., in Roberts Recital Hall. Tickets are available at the Arts Council, UAH English Department, (Morton Hall room 222; 256.824.6320). For more information, contact Dr. Angela Balla (angela.balla@uah.edu).

FEB
5
Art & Art History and Humanities Center Reception
Event honors nationally recognized visual artist, speaker, and storyteller, Tierney Malone, UAH Louis Salmon Library Art Gallery, 4:30 p.m., to 6:30 p.m., free and open to the public.

UAH English Department presents "Dr. Faustus"
The UAH English Department and The American Shakespeare Center on Tour presents "Dr. Faustus, at 7 p.,m., University Center Exhibit Hall, with a pre-show lecture at 6 p.m., in Roberts Recital Hall. Tickets are available at the Arts Council, UAH English Department, (Morton Hall room 222; 256.824.6320). For more information, contact Dr. Angela Balla (angela.balla@uah.edu).

Art & Art History and Humanities Center Exhibit
The UAH Department of Art & Art History and the Humanities Center presents the Tierney Malone exhibit "Muses, Divas and Other Beautiful Women," UAH Louis Salmon Library Art Gallery, Monday-Thursday, 7:30 a.m., to midnight, Friday, 7:30 a.m., to 8 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m., to 6 p.m., and Sunday, 1 p.m., to 10 p.m. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

FEB
7
UAH Department of Music Event
Scholarship Auditions for students entering Fall 2015, 9 a.m., Roberts Recital Hall. Please visit www.uah.edu/music for more information.

UAH Student Leadership Conference 2015
Motivational speaker Pete Mockaitis, guest presenter for the "Vision for Change" conference, Shelby Center for Science and Technology from 9 a.m., to 3 p.m. For more information, kacey.schaum@uah.edu.

FEB
8
Department of Art & Art History
UAH alumna Ankica Mitrovska presents the exhibit CAUTION: X.G.O.T.A.H.O.Y!” Wilson Hall Art Gallery, weekdays 9 a.m., to 5 p.m.

FEB
10
UAH Department of Music Event
Scholarship Auditions for students entering Fall 2015, 6 p.m., Roberts Recital Hall. Please visit www.uah.edu/music for more information.

FEB
11
Department of Art & Art History
Reception for UAH alumna Ankica Mitrovska, 4:30 p.m., to 6:30 p.m., Wilson Hall Art Gallery.

FEB
12
Honors College Lecture
Honors College lecture presented by brothers Mark and Eric Becnel, UAH engineering graduates and founders of the company RadioBro, 11:10 a.m., Materials Science Building (room 100). For more information, email honors@uah.edu.

UAH Foundation Staff Awards Nominations Due
Deadline to submit award nominations 5 p.m. For more information, please call Human Resources at 256.824.6545.

UAH Department of Music Event
The Huntsville Collegium Musicum will perform on the UAH Constellation Concert Series at 7:30 p.m., in Roberts Recital Hall. The program will include works by Victoria, Josquin, and others. Admission is $10 at the door. For more information, please call 256.824.6436.

FEB
15
UAH Department of Music Event
Dr. Melody Ng, UAH award-winning pianist and assistant professor/artist- teacher in piano, 3 p.m., Roberts Recital Hall. Ticket information 256.824.6436.

FEB
16
UAH Admitted Student Day
A day designed for admitted students to explore UAH. Students have the opportunity to sit in on classes, meet other admitted students, and get questions answered before transitioning to college at UAH! LEARN MORE. REGISTER.

FEB
19
UAH Department of Music Forum
Music Forum from the Constellation Concert Series, 9:35 a.m., Roberts Recital Hall. Guest artist Gaudete Brass. Tickets $10 for adults, free for students with identification.

Honors College lecture
Honors College lecture presented by Dr. Ina Warboys, clinical associate professor College of Nursing, 11:10 a.m., Materials Science Building (room 100). For more information, email honors@uah.edu.

FEB
20
UAH Faculty Recital
UAH Faculty Recital, Dr. Mark Huff, double bass, with Angelica Reidy, soprano, 7:30 p.m., Roberts Recital Hall.

FEB
21
UAH Department of Music Event
Day of Percussion: The UAH Music Department and the Alabama Chapter of the Percussive Arts Society presents A Day of Percussion, 9 a.m., to 5 p.m., Roberts Recital Hall.

FEB
24
UAH Department of Music Event
Student Senior Recital, Adam O'Boyle, piano, 7:30 p.m., Roberts Recital Hall.

FEB
26
Honors College Lecture
Honors College lecture presented by Dr. Bob Berinato, faculty College of Engineering, 11:10 a.m., Materials Science Building (room 100). For more information, honors@uah.edu.

Art & Art History and Humanities Center Event
Art & Art History and Humanities Center presentation "Southern Sounds: Recontextualization of Typography, Music and Cultural History in the Creative Process," Tierney Malone guest speaker, UAH Wilson Hall Theatre (first floor), 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

FEB
27
Art & Art History and Humanities Center Event
Black History Storytelling Time for Kids, Tierney Malone guest presenter, 4 p.m., to 5 p.m., Lowe Mill Arts and Entertainment Center (second-floor theater) downtown Huntsville, Seminole Drive. Free and open to the public.


CAMPUS NEWS IN BRIEF


» UAH Spring Career Fair
The Career Fair will be Wednesday, Jan. 28, from 10 a.m., to 2 p.m. The event offers UAH students and alumni the chance to speak with multiple employers in one location about cooperative education opportunities, internship, part-time, and full-time positions. We encourage you to bring multiple copies of your resume for distribution at the event. No pre-registration required.  Check in at the alumni table in the University Fitness Center when you arrive. Professional attire is required, and the event is open exclusively to all UAH students and alumni. More information.

» UAH Student Leadership Conference 2015
Nationally recognized motivational speaker, and author Pete Mockaitis, will give the keynote address at the UAH Student Leadership Conference on Saturday, Feb. 7. The "Vision for Change" conference held in the Shelby Center for Science and Technology from 9 a.m., to 3 p.m., will provide students with the opportunity to attend multiple presentations on various leadership topics. This year the conference is offering special presentations on social justice issues. The conference is open to all students, including those from surrounding North Alabama universities and colleges. Lunch will also be provided for those who RSVP (kacey.schaum@uah.edu) by Friday, Jan. 30. The UAH Student Life Office sponsors the annual event.

» Faculty, Research Staff Needed for Research Horizons Day
The First Research Horizons Day Celebration will be held in conjunction with the University Honors Convocation on Tuesday, April 7. The purpose of the event is to highlight and celebrate the work of student researchers. Faculty and research staff who have mentored students in research or creative projects between fall semester 2013 and fall semester 2014 are asked to encourage their students to apply. Posters/Creative presentations will be judged and cash prizes will be awarded. The application can be found here (http://www.uah.edu/undergraduate-research/research-horizons-day). Abstracts must be submitted by Friday, February 13. Posters will be due Friday, March 20. For more information, please contact Dave Cook by e-mail (dave.cook@uah.edu) or phone 256.824.5705.

» OMA Black History Month Luncheon
Registration deadline to be eligible for event door prizes. The luncheon "A Century of Black Life, History and Culture," will be held on Thursday, Feb. 19, at 11 a.m., Shelby Center for Science and Technology (room 301). Tickets $12 each. Special guests will be the a cappella group 8VAlution. Due to construction near Shelby Center, the Office of Admissions has graciously agreed to assist attendees needing assistance with transportation to and from the Shelby Center. For your safety, please park in the Intermodal Facility (parking garage) located across from the University Fitness Center. A blue Tram will circle beginning at 10:20 a.m., until 11 a.m., and will be available between 12:15 p.m., and 12:40 p.m., to return attendees back to the parking garage. Please remember seating is limited. Our entertainment will be awesome this year and our fabulous caterer has a few "specialty" dishes in store that you won't want to miss.

» Blue Crew's WHITE OUT
Blue Crew wants you to help WHITE OUT Spragins Hall (room 205) on Thursday, Feb. 18, from 5:30 p.m., to 9 p.m. Come support our women and men's basketball teams and cheer them on against Christian Brothers. Be one of the first to arrive and receive a WHITE OUT t-shirt that can be worn to all other athletic programs' WHITE OUT games!

» UAH JMI Challenge 2015
Just Move It, UAH's 10 week fitness challenge for all faculty, staff, students, and alumni, begins THIS WEEK! We’ve made a few changes to the program this year. Participants are challenged to accumulate 150 minutes of activity a week, along with 50 bonus points for specific health behaviors. Those who meet at least 60 percent of that goal are entered into a drawing at the end of the program for some really cool prizes. The team that accumulates the greatest percentage points will be awarded the Presidents' Cup trophy. All participants who complete the program will get a free T-shirt. For more information on changes to this year's JMI program, please visit the website (www.uah.edu/jmi) to learn more. Specific questions may be directed to Liz Redding at 256.824.6007.

» UAH 24-Hour Hotline Available
Hotline available to report sexual violence, discrimination, harassment, hazing — UAH now has a 24-hour hotline available at 256.824.STOP (7867) that allows students, faculty, staff or others to report incidents of sexual violence, discrimination, harassment, hazing or other kinds of unhealthy behavior. Callers to the hotline can be anonymous. Callers are asked to include as much detailed information as possible. We encourage in-person reporting of student related issues to the Dean of Students Office at 256.824.6700; for faculty related issues to the Vice President for Diversity at 256.824.4600; or for staff related issues to the Associate Vice President for Human Resources at 256.824.6545. For any emergency, please contact University Police at 256.824.6911.

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