The University of Arizona

The Future of School Reform

UANews | October 10, 2011
Christopher Edley, Jr., a distinguished law professor at the University of California, Berkeley, has spent decades helping to shape the national discourse on educational equity and excellence. He will give a public talk at the UA on Oct. 14.

UA is a Global Leader in Tribal, Indigenous Law

UANews | October 4, 2011
Ten years ago, the UA James E. Rogers College of Law formally launched the Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy Program, which has since gained a reputation for being of the strongest programs of its kind in the world. An anniversary conference will be held Oct. 8-9 at the law school.

PlayStation CEO, UA Parent Jack Tretton to Visit Campus

UANews | September 30, 2011
The head of Sony Computer Entertainment America will be on campus for a public presentation at the Eller College and to  explore possible connections between Sony and the UA.The Sony PlayStation Experience truck also will be on the UA Mall for two days.

Better Ways to Hire, Announce a New CEO

UANews | September 16, 2011
Two studies by a UA business professor examine the hiring of CEOs, finding that new CEOs make better decisions when their self image is tied to the firm and that "strategic noise" can soften market response to a new hire.

Legal Experts to Review Major Supreme Court Cases

UANews | September 13, 2011
For its 13th annual Constitution Day Supreme Court Review, the UA James E. Rogers College of Law is hosting a discussion of five recent and important U.S. Supreme Court cases. The event will take place Sept. 16.

UA Tech Spinoff Acquired by IBM Corp.

UANews | September 12, 2011
The crime analytics company i2 – which merged with UA tech spinoff Knowledge Computing Company in 2009 – has been acquired by IBM Corp. KCC was founded by McClelland Professor of MIS Hsinchun Chen to commercialize the crime-fighting product COPLINK®.