UAB Green & Told is a biweekly podcast that shares the stories from members of the UAB community. Through Green & Told, the UAB Office of Alumni Affairs will sit down with alumni, faculty, students and others. Hosted and produced by Greg Berry, Assistant Director of Communications and Governmental Relations, the podcast brings each guest's unique UAB perspective to those who listen in.
Olympic Dreams - Deanna Kuzmanic '19
On this episode of UAB Green and Told, we catch with with Deanna Kuzmanic, one of the all-time great's for UAB Women's Basketball. Deanna will share that she comes from a basketball family and discuss the challenges that come with being a student-athlete.
UAB's Very First Graduate - Dr. Ronald Acton '70
UAB has a long list of firsts. It's a list that goes on and on. Included on it is UAB's first ever graduate. That distinction belongs to today's guest, Dr. Ronald Acton.
A Career Based Of STEM - Tequila Smith '99/'03
While more are entering the fields, there is a shortage of females working in jobs related to STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). It's a field Tequila Smith has made a career from.
The Life of a Mascot - Charles Floyd '99
Let's be real, UAB has one of the best and most loveable mascots around. But, when it comes to his peers, our charming and adorable dragon is quite young. One of the first students inside the suit was Charles Floyd. As we'll discuss, others encouraged him to audition when Blaze was first introduced.
The Impact of Telehealth - Kristi Henderson D.N.P. '10
An ever evolving medical field has grown and changed throughout time. When needs arise, people find ways to meet those voids. That includes Dr. Kristi Henderson. As she'll reveal, the doors to the world of telehealth were opened (good or bad) by the global pandemic.
Composing a Piece of UAB History - Joel Hearn D.M.D. '72/'80
There are three songs alumni should probably know, the Alma Mater, Blazer Victory, and our Fight Song. Throughout our university's youthful history, those songs have been played countless times to crowds large and small. Have you ever wondered what's behind those songs? On this episode of UAB Green and Told we welcome Dr. Joel Hearn, a man who composed the UAB Fight Song.
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I’m okay for this podcast.