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Barney Frank to Speak at UA College of Law

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:00am
Former congressman will give the 2014 McCormick Lecture on Oct. 16 at the James E. Rogers College of Law on the University of Arizona campus.

A Feast of Hot Topics for Foodies

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:00am
Five UA faculty members will explore the ways that food brings comfort and joy but also remains a source of stress and socioeconomic vulnerability.

Student Leaders Hosting Early Polling Station at UA

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:00am
As part of "Our Voice, Our Vote 2014," a campaign in support of voter registration, education and mobilization, UA student leaders are hosting a polling location in October.

Football Game, Events Mark UA's Family Weekend

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:00am
The Wildcats will take on USC in football Saturday as part of Family Weekend, a celebration of UA pride with events designed to educate, inform and engage.

A Main Event for Campus Icon Old Main

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:00am
Celebration and ribbon cutting show off an impressive makeover of the UA centerpiece, now 123 years old.

UA Moves Up in World University Rankings to No. 86

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:00am
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings focus on teaching, research and citations. The University was No. 103 last year in the field of 400.

PBS Features Inspirational UA Student

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 12:00am
The story of Samir Madden, a quadruple amputee who serves as a mentor, has received national attention.

Using the Force: UA Police Officer Completes NASA Project

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:00am
Andrew Lincowski has designs on a career as a scientist, and his current and future colleagues say he has the right stuff.

UA Center: When Disaster Strikes, Preparedness Is Key

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:00am
The UA's Mountain West Preparedness & Emergency Response Learning Center has trained thousands in emergency preparedness. The center offers online and in-person trainings to health-care agencies, schools, law enforcement agencies and other organizations.

Live Bugs Tell of a Bug's Life at Insect Festival

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 12:00am
They're creepy, crawly ... and awesome! Come inside a hands-on event as UA students explain the world of arthropods.

Celebration to Reintroduce Old Main as the Heart of the Campus

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 12:00am
The community is invited for a look at the restored UA centerpiece on Oct. 8, when a ribbon cutting and tour will be held.

UA Student Leaders, Arizona Public Media to Co-Host Gubernatorial Forum

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 12:00am
ASUA and Arizona Public Media are co-hosting a Sept. 21 public forum with candidates in Arizona's November gubernatorial election.

Update: UA Campus Open for Classes Thursday

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 12:00am
After monitoring weather conditions throughout the day and into the evening Wednesday, UA administration determined that there was insufficient reason to close campus Thursday.

#WhyUA: Nationally Ranked Programs, Student Engagement, Beautiful Campus

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 12:00am
UANews asked students why they chose the UA, named by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation's premier higher education institutions. Here's what they had to say.

UA Takes Integrated Approach to Suicide Prevention

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:00am
A three-year grant created Project Lifeline, enabling the UA's Campus Health Service and its partners to collaborate on suicide prevention.

A Tuition Promise, Starting With the UA's Largest Freshman Class

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:00am
The UA's largest freshman class in history is also the first to enjoy the security provided by the University's Guaranteed Tuition Plan, which freezes undergraduate base tuition rates for four years. The plan aligns with one of the key goals of the UA's Never Settle strategic academic and business plan: to keep a UA education affordable for qualified students.

U.S. News & World Report Ranks UA as a Top University

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:00am
The UA was 121st in the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings of the best colleges and universities in the nation. The UA also ranked No. 31 on the publication’s list of best colleges for veterans.

UA Undergraduate Researchers Take to the Radio

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:00am
KXCI, Tucson's community radio station, has been working in partnership with the UA's Undergraduate Biology Research Program to highlight the work of undergraduate researchers. UA students conducting research at the University or in labs abroad speak about their work and their experiences.

Harvesting Monsoon Rains

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:00am
Water is arguably the most valuable resource in the Southwest. At the UA, water harvesting is integrated across campus and taught to students, who then take a hands-on approach and apply what they've learned.

Brown Family Leaves Lasting Legacy on UA, Community

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:00am
Strategically investing in the community is how Sarah Smallhouse is working to ensure a brighter future. Smallhouse's father was Thomas R. Brown, and she is president of the Thomas R. Brown Foundations. The philanthropic organization has gifted more than $26.6 million to the UA over the years, including a recent $2.5 million donation to launch the UA's Catapult Corporation.