ASEF fair
Four advance to international level from state science fair

Apr 11 2018

Four student finalists were selected from the Alabama Science and Engineering Fair (ASEF) held April 5-6 at Spragins Hall at UAH to compete at the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) on May 13-18 in Pittsburgh, Pa.


Cybersecurity
New cybersecurity program will help prepare students in rural Alabama for careers in the field

Apr 06 2018

The Center for Cybersecurity Research and Education (CCRE) at UAH is pleased to announce a new initiative to introduce high school students in rural Alabama to cybersecurity.


lph
UAH, Huntsville Hospital team up for "Jungle Safari" LPH

Mar 05 2018

Lions and tigers, and bears, oh my! The UAH College of Nursing and Huntsville Hospital will open the doors to Let’s Pretend Hospital (LPH) March 19-23. The theme for LPH 2018 is "Jungle Safari."


Undergraduate research at UAH to be displayed at Alabama's Higher Education Day on Feb. 22

Feb 15 2018

Alabama’s second Posters at the Capitol undergraduate research poster event will be held as part of Alabama’s Higher Education Day on Thursday, Feb. 22, at the State Capitol in Montgomery.


Desalyn Johnson and Rosemary Robinson
UAH pair attends Alaska conference on minority STEM education

Feb 15 2018

Two members of the UAH campus community recently joined an Alabama delegation that traveled to Alaska to learn more about successfully introducing students who are members of racial minorities to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).


STEM tools
Two teams of UAH students design STEM tools for area schools

Dec 21 2017

At the start of Dr. Christina Carmen’s two-semester senior design course at UAH, students are asked to choose a project from a variety of sponsored options and form groups based on their selection.


Zhao Amiri
Two UAH researchers undertake cross-college lead poisoning study of rural Alabama town

Dec 13 2017

Dr. Azita Amiri and Dr. Shuang Zhao are helping raise awareness about lead poisoning among children in Uniontown, Ala.


multi messenger astronomy
UAH to host public discussion about multi-messenger astronomy on Nov. 20

Nov 16 2017

UAH will host a free science discussion, "Multi-messenger Astronomy: A New Era in Space Science," at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 20, in the Student Services Building, room 112.


Civil Engineering Class Visit
Construction site serves as “outdoor classroom” for UAH civil engineering majors

Nov 16 2017

The construction site for the D.S. Davidson I²C; the future home of a regional initiative.


Maddox Goddard
UAH’s SMAP Center seeks to build interest in STEM careers among Alabama’s youths

Oct 19 2017

By any measure, UAH alumnus Dr. Gary Maddux has enjoyed a successful professional career, culminating in his present position as director of the university’s Systems Management and Production (SMAP) Center. But he hasn’t forgotten his roots as a boy growing up in Jackson County, which like many rural areas of Alabama offers youths limited access to and participation in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields. So a few years ago, he partnered with SMAP research scientists Norven Goddard and Dr. William Sabados to create an outreach program dedicated to building interest in STEM careers among the state’s youths.


ASN basketball
ASN Chargers junior varsity wheelchair basketball team set to scrimmage

Oct 17 2017

The UAH Chargers Ability Sport Network (ASN) junior varsity wheelchair basketball team will scrimmage with Birmingham’s Lakeshore Lakers from 11 a.m. to noon Oct. 21 at the University Fitness Center.


Nisi Shawl
Noted African American science fiction author Nisi Shawl to visit UAH

Sep 15 2017

Noted African American science fiction author Nisi Shawl will visit the campus of UAH next month.


ifest 2017
iFest 8 features 28 countries, music, games and food

Sep 11 2017

The sophistication of classical music will combine with the fiery vitality of Russian folk musical expression when the guitar and dance group Zingaresca performs at the free International Festival of North Alabama (iFest 8), being hosted for the eighth year by UAH on Saturday, Sept. 16, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the University Fitness Center on the UAH Campus.


grounded
“Grounded” opens UAH Theatre’s new season

Aug 28 2017

UAH Theatre opens its 2017-2018 season in September with the Alabama premiere of "Grounded" by George Brant.


UAH Theatre
UAH Theatre offers five stage productions

Aug 23 2017

"Grounded," the story of a female fighter pilot reassigned to pilot military drones from a windowless trailer outside Las Vegas, opens the 2017-18 season for UAH Theatre Sept. 13-17, the first of five production offerings.


Solar Eclipse Team
Alabama Space Grant teams to live-stream eclipse footage

Aug 17 2017

A team of students and faculty from UAH and the University of Alabama (UA), with support from the Alabama Space Grant Consortium, will launch high-altitude balloons on Aug. 21 as part of a nationwide, NASA-sponsored project to live-stream aerial video footage of the Great American Eclipse.


Corona flares from the sun
Website highlights campus eclipse activities

Aug 11 2017

Your one-stop location for solar eclipse happenings at UAH is a website called The UAH Solar Eclipse Project.


UAH ELC will open with a "full house" this fall

Jul 26 2017

The UAH Early Learning Center will begin the fall semester with a full house.


UAH co-sponsors inaugural cyber camp for high school students from across Alabama

Jul 25 2017

UAH has partnered with the U.S. Space & Rocket Center (USSRC) and Cyber Huntsville to host the inaugural session of U.S. Cyber Camp. More than 30 students from across the state are participating in the weeklong program, which seeks to address a predicted workforce shortage of skilled labor in the field of cybersecurity by inspiring high school students with an interest in science and technology to go into fields of computer science, information assurance, or cybersecurity.


gencyber
Gencyber camp at UAH hosts deaf and hard of hearing high school students

Jul 21 2017

Eighteen deaf and hard of hearing high school students from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi and North Carolina have been attending a residential GenCyber cybersecurity camp this week at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) that is the first of its kind.