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Image of the Month (2024)

  • Lining up for UAB's first homecoming parade, 1989

    Inaugural UAB Homecoming Parade, 1989
    February 2024 Image of the Month

    Homecoming was originally celebrated at UAB as part of the basketball season and was first held in January 1979.  Ten years later, on February 4, 1989, the university sponsored the first homecoming parade, which traveled across campus and ended at the new UAB Arena.  Homecoming 1989 had the theme of "Catch the Spirit."  The women's basketball team defeated Virginia Commonwealth after a pep rally and bonfire held on Thursday.  The men's basketball team defeated Old Dominion following the inaugural parade on Saturday afternoon; Blazer sophomore guard Andy Kennedy led the team with 20 points scored.

    Image ID: A2018-06P

     
  • AEIVA opened at UAB, 2014

    January 2024 Image of the Month

    The Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA) was formally dedicated on January 15, 2014.  The striking new facility was the new home for the university‚Äôs art galleries, administrative and faculty offices, and the Department of Art and Art History.  AEIVA was named in honor of UAB benefactors Marvin and Ruth Engel and Hal and Judy Abroms.

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Room 1111
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301 Governors Drive SE - 3rd Floor
Huntsville, AL 35801

(256) 551-4405

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