The University of Arizona

Brigetta Barrett: The Will to Rise

UANews | May 2, 2012
UA theatre arts major Brigetta Barrett, a three-time NCAA champion in track and field, is looking to win her fourth title and make Team USA for the 2012 Olympic Games. The high jumper, a junior at the UA, holds the top collegiate mark in the country and is tied for the second-best mark in the world.

Cats to Take Carnegie Hall

UANews | April 30, 2012
The UA will be well-represented at Carnegie Hall during a May 5 concert. Bruce Chamberlain, director of choral activities at the UA School of Music, will conduct the New York City Chamber Orchestra and Masterworks Chorus in a program at the famed performing arts center.

UApresents Announces 2012-13 Season

UANews | April 27, 2012
The UA's annual arts series will offer more than 30 shows by veteran performers and up-and-coming new stars. Headliners include Bonnie Raitt, Winton Marsalis, Kathleen Battle and Carol Burnett.

UA Film and TV Alumni to Judge Pitch Fest

UANews | April 18, 2012
Pitch Fest, running April 20-21, will provide attendees an opportunity to learn how to sell movie and TV story ideas to industry experts. It will feature prominent UA alumni who have been successful in the entertainment industry.

Campus Poetry Center Utilizes Blend of Humanities

UANews | April 11, 2012
Emphasizing the importance of poetry, art and literature, the UA Poetry Center serves as a home for unlimited creative expression. Students and community members can utilize the non-lending library center, which contains works from artists, poets and authors of varied backgrounds and genres.

Photography Center Acquires the Lynn Stern Archive

UANews | April 6, 2012
The UA Center for Creative Photography has acquired the photographic archive of Lynn Stern. The collection contains a complete set of fine prints from all of Stern's editioned series, as well as her early works, prints, negatives, correspondence and annotated library.