|October 2012 E-Newsletter|
Alumni Class Notes
(BS, Electrical and Computer Engineering '84) Wins the prestigious GE Edison Award for his contributions to the GE (General Electric) Company. Read more...
David Styers, Jr.
(BS, Mechanical Engineering '79) Awarded the Copper Club Award from ASTM International Committee B05 on Copper and Copper Alloys. Read more...
(BS, Electrical Engineering '95) Will be honored at 17th anniversary of the annual Women of Color Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Conference October 11-13 in Dallas, Texas. Read more...
Jiake Liu (BS, Computer Engineering '12) Wins $20,000 in national Best Buy College Innovator Fund competition for glove that serves as wireless keyboard. Read more...
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Homecoming 2012: #MeetMeAtTheSlab
We invite you to return to campus for a fun-filled week of Charger activities and school spirit.
11 AM, University Center Slab
B.Y.O.Blanket (or chair) Outdoor Movie
7:30 PM, University Center Slab
Can Creations Competition
12 PM - 7 PM, University Center Slab
Make-A-Wish Dodgeball Tournament
8 PM, Spragins Hall
Paint the Town Blue Decorating Contest
8 AM - 5 PM, Campus-wide
8 PM, University Center Slab
5 PM, University Center Exhibit Hall
11 AM - 1 PM, Roberts Hall Lawn
5:30 PM, Campus loop from Greek Row around John Wright Drive to Central Campus Residence Hall
Midnight Madness Tailgate
Immediately Following Parade, Spragins Hall Parking Lot
Midnight Madness & King/Queen Announcement
10:30 PM, Spragins Hall
Rocket City Weather Fest
10 AM - 3 PM, Shelby Center for Science & Technology
UAH Hockey vs. Minnesota State
7 PM, Von Braun Center (map
Homecoming Week End Celebration
After the Hockey Game, University Center Slab
Rescheduled to November 9:
Alumni of Achievement Awards Ceremony and Reception
2012 Alumni of Achievement Honorees
Robert J. Berinato, Ph.D.
Roderick B. Duke
Jonnathan H. Kim, Ph.D
The Board of Directors of the UAHuntsville Alumni Association cordially invites you to join us for the 2012 Alumni of Achievement Awards Ceremony and Reception as we recognize the accomplishments of this year's honorees.
Friday, November 9
University Center Exhibit Hall
Complimentary Hors d'oeuvres
*RSVP requested prior to event. firstname.lastname@example.org or 256-824-ALUM (2586)
For Alumni Association Members:
Free Hockey Tickets on October 6
The UAHuntsville Alumni Association is gearing up for Charger hockey! We are offering FREE hockey tickets to Alumni Association members for the first hockey game of the season.
Saturday, October 6
Puck drops at 7 PM
Check in at the Alumni Association table to receive your tickets! Get there early - limited number of tickets available - first come, first served.
Not a member?
Join online at www.uah.edu/alumni
or at the Alumni Association table on October 6th.
Alumni Lunch & Learn with Dr. Fay Raines, Dean of UAHuntsville's College of Nursing
Hosted by the Crestwood Medical Center Charger Alumni Chapter
Lunch & Learn Topic:
"The Nursing Initiative: Teaching, Training, and Technology"
Thursday, October 18
11 AM - 12PM
Crestwood Medical Center
(Directions; Conference Center is located next to the Crestwood Cafeteria, enter through the Visitor's entrance on the South side of the hospital, facing Airport Road)
$10 registration fee (Lunch included)
Pre-registration required by October 15.
Click here to register!
More information about Dr. Raines...
We look forward to seeing you there!
Run or Walk with Us!
9th Annual Liz Hurley Ribbon Run
UAH Alumni Team Picture at 7 AM
Men's 5k at 7:30 AM
Women's 5k at 9 AM
Survivor's Walk at 10 AM
Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Liz Hurley Ribbon Run and the Alumni Association will again have a team. Join the "UAHuntsville Alumni" team and let's participate together to support Breast Cancer awareness and research in the Huntsville community. Whether you run or walk, participating in a 5K is such a rewarding experience.
Online registration ends Friday, October 12th