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Nobel Laureates Say UA Scientists Paved Way

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 12:00am
Longtime connections to the 2014 recipients of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine bring four of the world's leading brain researchers to campus in celebration of several milestones.

UA Program Targets Vets, First Responders

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 12:00am
Workshops and courses have been designed to improve resiliency in student veterans and now firefighters, police officers and other emergency personnel.

UA Launches Online Campus

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 12:00am
Students now have access to dozens of courses offered through UA Online, an innovative digital campus of academic opportunities from one of the top-ranked public universities in the world.

NSF Division Director Sizes Up UA's STEM Initiatives

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 12:00am
Susan Singer, who leads the agency's Division of Undergraduate Education, spoke about national STEM priorities and learned about the UA's aggressive approach.

Lovers of Learning to Unite at Book Festival

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 12:00am
The annual Tucson Festival of Books, a celebration of literature that will take place on the UA campus this weekend, contributes to literacy efforts in the community.

UA Employees, Programs Honored

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 12:00am
Congratulations to these recently honored University employees and programs.

UA Places Five Graduate Programs in Top 10

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 12:00am
U.S. News & World Report gives high rankings to programs in management information systems, speech-language pathology, rehabilitation counseling, earth sciences and pharmacy.

Statement from University of Arizona President Ann Weaver Hart regarding FY16 Budget

Sat, 03/07/2015 - 12:00am
UA President Ann Weaver Hart has released a statement on the new budget.

Science City Adds Pi to the Menu

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 12:00am
Pi is the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter, and only on 3/14/15 (3.1415) could it get maximum attention. But that's just one of many reasons to attend the UA's Science City.

Hackers Gain Respect and Influence

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 12:00am
The traditional image of hackers as threats to cybersecurity is changing, and increasingly they are being seen as innovators in technology. Hack Arizona, a three-day event organized by UA students, will reveal the difference.

Noam Chomsky to Return to UA

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 12:00am
Noam Chomsky, a world-renowned linguist, intellectual and political activist, will speak during this year's Tucson Festival of Books, held at the UA in mid-March.

CATS: Commitment to Athlete's Total Success

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 12:00am
Director of Athletics Greg Byrne has invested in top-notch academic support services to get student-athletes the help they need to stay on track in the classroom.

UA Student-Athletes Winning in Classroom

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 12:00am
Top academic performers say they're already looking beyond their athletic careers as Wildcats, and they're using resources and time-management skills to make the most of sports and school.

Panel to Discuss Dangers Facing Today's Journalists

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:00am
Former Middle East hostage Terry Anderson and the parents of slain freelance journalist James Foley are scheduled to participate in a discussion Feb. 26 on the UA campus.

Fulbright Week Coming to UA

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 12:00am
The UA is one of the nation's top 10 producers of Fulbright scholars and students, according to the Institute of International Education.

NBC on Campus to Recruit Journalism Interns

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 12:00am
In a first-ever visit to the UA, representatives conduct more than two dozen interviews for paid positions in New York and L.A., saying they plan to return.

Trilobites Were the First Arizonans

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 12:00am
A new Flandrau Science Center exhibit at the UA showcases the amazing creatures and what they have taught us about life on Earth. Trilobites' fossils are found in abundance in the Southwest.

Professor Supports Parkinson's Research Through Song

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 12:00am
Since being diagnosed with young-onset Parkinson's disease, the UA's Melissa Tatum has used songwriting as a creative outlet and is raising funds for medical research.

Richard Ruiz Remembered for His Passion and Humor

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 12:00am
A beloved UA faculty member and mentor who was head of the Department of Mexican American Studies, he died unexpectedly on Friday and leaves a legacy of kindness.

UA Shares 'Never Settle' Progress With Regents

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 12:00am
When the UA's strategic plan was unveiled in November 2013, it was called ambitious. On Thursday, UA President Ann Weaver Hart and other leaders presented a progress report to the Arizona Board of Regents detailing improvements in every performance measure outlined. "When I started 2.5 years ago, I received some very clear messages from all of you about the University of Arizona and our relationship with Arizona, and where you wanted us to go," Hart told the regents. "We are laser-focused on this plan, and focused on the outcomes."