The University of Arizona

Book on Wildfire Policy Research Slated for Fall Release

UANews | August 8, 2011
On the heels of the southwestern region's intense fire season, a new book co-edited by Dean Lueck, a UA agricultural and resource economics professor, is being finalized for its December release.

Business Ethics Center Established in Eller College

UANews | August 5, 2011
The UA's Eller College of Management has formed the Center for Leadership Ethics, which brings together top research faculty, established educational outreach programs and corporate partnerships to effect broad change in ethical leadership across business sectors.

New UA Agriculture, Life Sciences Dean Chosen

UANews | July 18, 2011
Shane C. Burgess, who leads veterinary research at Mississippi State University and has worked around the world, succeeds Eugene G. Sander as dean of the UA College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Burgess has a prolific research portfolio that spans a range of biological sciences.

Training for Crisis Response? Watch Movies, Video Games

UANews | July 6, 2011
When it comes to crisis management training, the UA's Anita Lynn Furtner says it is time to do away with lectures and PowerPoint and consider films and video games.

Academics, Leadership Earn UA Business Students Awards

UANews | June 29, 2011
UA Eller College of Management students Aleksey Chernobelskiy, Jenna Oertle, Laura Lelicoff and Travis Lovrien were among 64 students nationally awarded $1,000 each for their contributions to the campus community and their academic distinction.

UA Workshop to Arm Teachers with Financial Education Tools

UANews | June 21, 2011
Now in its 10th year, the National Educator Financial Literacy Training at the UA gives educators the skills to teach financial literacy to students and others. The program runs June 27-30.