The University of Arizona

MIS Scholars Training for Future Careers

UANews | June 12, 2012
The management information systems field is booming nationwide, and students at the UA's Eller College of Management represent its future workforce. A new program is identifying potential MIS majors and providing them with scholarships and opportunities to learn the industry.

Former UA Students Invent Robot, Start Own Company

UANews | June 8, 2012
Peter Seid and Phu Nguyen invented smartphone-controlled robots that can learn from their environment and interact with people. Their company, Romotive, is based in Las Vegas.

When Youth and the Courts Convene

UANews | June 6, 2012
High school students participating in the UA summer Law Camp this week are gaining an improved understanding of the field and the role the law plays in our everyday lives. The camp is designed to inform students about the importance of advocating on behalf of child victims who are called to testify in court.

Student-Led Outreach Program Heading to Nationals

UANews | May 21, 2012
The UA chapter of Students In Free Enterprise, a club that helps students develop entrepreneurial skills to empower those in need, won the organization's regional competition and now is competing in the nationals by showcasing programs it developed for communities in Tucson and beyond.

Marketing Class Creates Campaign for Honda

UANews | May 16, 2012
UA marketing students created a campaign for Honda as part of a nationwide competition. They recently presented their work to Honda and advertising officials and now are awaiting word on their place in the competition.

UA Studies Social Dynamics in Post-Katrina New Orleans

UANews | May 7, 2012
UA researchers who studied Mardi Gras in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina found that collective gift giving played an important role in rebuilding the social and cultural fabric of the community. The study originated in the Eller College of Management.