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Student Events Mobile App to Launch

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 12:00am
KorkBoard's creators, a pair of Flinn Scholars at the UA, haven't forgotten how challenging it can be to meet people of similar interests on a massive college campus.

Tumamoc Hill Promotes Learning, Stewardship

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 12:00am
New signs along the popular trail at Tumamoc Hill encourage hikers to appreciate the ecology of the hill.

Dining Options Go Global at the UA Student Unions

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:00am
Fifteen food outlets saw their menus tweaked, altered or completely overhauled this summer after a comprehensive survey asked students and faculty what they wanted.

Student Rec Center Turns 25, Plans Monthly Celebration

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:00am
In the mid-1970s, students lobbied the UA for a facility dedicated to student recreation and wellness, and the center's fitness options have multiplied over the years.

Largest Incoming Class Has Diversity, Distinction

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:00am
Based on preliminary data, the UA this week has welcomed more than 42,100 students for the fall semester. The University has met or exceeded a number of enrollment goals with its largest class on record.

UA Again Named a Top College by Princeton Review

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 12:00am
In the annual guide to nearly 400 schools, the University is rated highly for campus sustainability or "green" initiatives, quality of life, and entrepreneurial programs.

UA Director Speaks Before U.S. House Subcommittee about Rural Health Care Disparities

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 12:00am
Dr. Dan Derksen, director of the Center for Rural Health at the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, will provide a testimony about the disparities created in rural areas by Medicare regulations and payment.

UA Part of National Team to Receive $110M to Launch Photonics Institute

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 12:00am
The UA College of Optical Sciences is part of a national public-private partnership set to receive $110 million in federal funding to revolutionize Internet communication, with other benefits expected to impact multiple commercial technology sectors.

William R. Dickinson, Major Figure in Plate Tectonics and Pacific Archaeology, Dies

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 12:00am
UA geoscientist William R. Dickinson, 83, integrated the fields of plate tectonics and sedimentology and helped trace the migration of humans through the Pacific. He died in his sleep on July 21 while on an archeological field trip in Nuku'alofa, Tonga.

UA Improves to No. 68 Ranking Worldwide, No. 42 in US

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 12:00am
The Center for World University Rankings used quantitative measures to assess the quality of education, the prestige of faculty members and the quality of faculty research.

Renovated Old Main Receives LEED Silver Certification

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 12:00am
The UA mainstay becomes the oldest building in Arizona to receive LEED certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for cost savings and positive environmental impact.

UA Offers Early Training in Cybersecurity

Fri, 07/10/2015 - 12:00am
Working with the National Security Agency and National Science Foundation, the Eller College of Management is hosting the GenCyber camp to train high school students in the field.