The University of Arizona

UA Law Students Help Protect Startups' Innovations

UANews | March 20, 2014
A new intellectual property clinic founded at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law is giving law students the chance to counsel startup business owners. The clinic allows law students in their third year to help new entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground while protecting their innovative ideas. To form the clinic, the college partnered with law firm Quarles & Brady LLP.

University of Arizona Eller MBA Programs Move to Downtown Phoenix Biomedical Campus

UANews | March 19, 2014
The University of Arizona Eller College of Management is moving from its satellite location in north Scottsdale to downtown Phoenix. The new location will soon be home to Eller's part-time MBA programs for working professionals.

UA Law Professor Raises Awareness of Indigenous People's Struggles Worldwide

UANews | February 26, 2014
S. James Anaya, Regents' Professor and the James J. Lenoir Professor of Human Rights Law and Policy, has traveled around the world investigating and reporting on the conditions of indigenous peoples and bringing attention to human rights issues that affect them. While serving as Special Rapporteur to the United Nations, Anaya has involved UA law students in his work.

UA Global Retailing Conference Announces 2014 Presenters

UANews | February 13, 2014
The UA's Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing has announced its 2014 Global Retailing Conference lineup of presenters, which includes UA alumnus and Macy's CEO Terry J. Lundgren and Bobbi Brown, founder of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics. With a theme of "Ignite the Customer Experience," the conference will take place April 10-11.

Licensing Agreement Brings UA-Developed Drug to Cancer Patients Outside U.S.

UANews | January 21, 2014
A drug combination resulting from basic cancer research developed at the UA offers hope for patients with a hereditary predisposition to colon cancer. Cancer Prevention Pharmaceuticals, a spinoff founded by former UA professor Eugene Gerner, has entered into a licensing agreement with help from Tech Launch Arizona to introduce the drug to markets in Japan and Europe. CPP specializes in prevention therapies for people with an elevated risk of cancer.

UA Eller College Team Wins National PricewaterhouseCoopers Competition

UANews | January 8, 2014
A team of students from the UA has won the PricewaterhouseCoopers Accounting case competition. The undergraduate accounting students from the Eller College of Management competed against more than 2,200 students from 43 colleges and universities, coming out on top to win a $10,000 prize.