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Let’s Pretend Hospital returns after COVID hiatus; 2022 camp focuses on intellectually disabled population

Jun 27, 2022

After a COVID hiatus, this spring UAH once more hosted the Let's Pretend Hospital …


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UAH hosts 7th Tech Trek camp designed to boost STEM interest amongst rising 8th grade girls from across Alabama

Jun 13, 2022

After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, UAH is once more hosting Tech Trek, an event designed to raise awareness and interest in STEM fields for rising eighth grade girls from across the state of …


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Girls in Science and Engineering Day returns to UAH

May 17, 2022

Following a four-year absence, Girls in Science and Engineering Day returned to UAH on April 2 …


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UAH Space Hardware Club team will connect area students with International Space Station

Apr 04, 2022

Eight area sixth and eighth graders will be placing a long-distance call to lower Earth orbit when they dial up the International Space Station (ISS) via ham radio on April …


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Dr. Eletra Gilchrist-Petty receives Black Caucus Rex Crawley Outstanding Service Award from National Communication Association

Mar 23, 2022

Dr. Eletra Gilchrist-Petty, a professor and Department Chair of the Communication Arts Department at UAH, has received the Black Caucus Rex Crawley Outstanding Service Award from the National Communication Association …


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Scholarship recipient and political science student Sarah Hakim advocates for policy change during CAHS-funded trip to Washington, D.C.

Feb 10, 2022

Sarah Hakim, a junior working toward her degree in political science and philosophy, likes keeping her options …


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Sloan family honors sister, former UAH employee, by adding legacy gift to 45-year-old memorial nursing scholarship

Jan 14, 2022

On October 5, 1975, at the age of 28, JoAnn Sloan was driving her Volkswagen Beetle on Memorial Parkway in Huntsville when a drunk driver sped through a red …


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UAH MLK celebration to feature political strategist Shaniqua McClendon

Jan 11, 2022

UAH will celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Thursday, Jan. 13, from 3-5 p.m. with a virtual remembrance for the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Program hosted by the Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion …


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Alumnus Taylor Reed launches ShowerUp Huntsville to help bring hope to area homeless

Nov 16, 2021

When Taylor Reed saw a need in his community, he stepped up to the plate to address it, helping to bring hope and renewed dignity to others through the launch of ShowerUp Huntsville, a 501(c)3 non-profit that provides mobile showers, personal …


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CON alumna Dr. Ellen Rummel creates Zach Foundation to help children with cancer

Oct 19, 2021

When faced with an unthinkable tragedy, an alumna of the College of Nursing at The University of Alabama in Huntsville chose to transform her sorrow into a way of helping make life better for children with cancer by forming Zach’s …