Circus-themed pretend hospital helps ease youngsters’ anxiety about medical treatment

Mar 15, 2019

This week, the College of Nursing at UAH welcomed more than 2,000 area first-grade students to its annual Let’s Pretend Hospital. The popular multiday event comprises hands-on activities, skits, and presentations to help reduce the fear and …


Environmental justice begins with awareness, advocacy

Mar 01, 2019

Uniontown, Ala., a low-income, predominantly black community located in the state’s Black Belt, made the national news back in 2010, when 4 million tons of coal ash were shipped to its Arrowhead Landfill in the wake of a dike rupture at the …


University-hosted sites carry out statewide initiative to elevate K-12 STEM instruction

Feb 26, 2019

The Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative (AMSTI) is well-known throughout the state as a provider of high-quality math and science instruction to over 900 schools through its 11 university-hosted sites. But less well known is the …


Outreach effort introduces high school students to thinking entrepreneurially

Feb 25, 2019

Engaging with the community to advance business and business education is not just an aspiration for the College of Business at UAH. It’s also one of four carefully selected goals detailed in "Establishing New Frontiers in Business," the …


Girl Scouts get head start on cybersecurity training at UAH’s CCRE

Dec 14, 2018

With an eye toward preparing the nation’s future cybersecurity workforce for the challenges that lie ahead, the Center for Cybersecurity Research and Education (CCRE) at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) recently provided training …


UAH joins nationwide effort to increase college access, equity, and postsecondary attainment

Dec 11, 2018

UAH announced earlier this month that it has joined with 130 other public universities and systems for a new initiative, "Powered by Publics: Scaling Student Success." Organized by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU), the …


Community support ensures that engineering projects benefit more than just UAH students

Nov 26, 2018

Students in the Electrical Engineering Senior Design Course at UAH are challenged to design, construct, test, and evaluate technical projects that demonstrate their grasp of the theory, knowledge, and skills they’ve accrued over their academic …


Global Health & Medical Missions Program cultivates cultural competence among students

Nov 16, 2018

Cultural competence is rapidly becoming an essential skill for health-care providers in this increasingly globalized world. Not only do they need to communicate with and treat patients whose backgrounds and life experiences might be wildly …


UAH Volunteer Chargers perform service duty during fall break

Oct 23, 2018

The UAH Volunteer Chargers used their recent fall break to volunteer with several community outreach programs in South Alabama and North …


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UAH Engineering Forum & the Southeast Symposium on Contemporary Engineering Topics

Aug 22, 2018

The College of Engineering at the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) held their first Engineering Forum (UAH-EF) in conjunction to the 2018 Southeast Symposium on Contemporary Engineering Topics (SSCET). The partnership event took place on …