The University of Arizona

UA Director Speaks Before U.S. House Subcommittee about Rural Health Care Disparities

UANews | July 27, 2015
Dr. Dan Derksen, director of the Center for Rural Health at the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, will provide a testimony about the disparities created in rural areas by Medicare regulations and payment.

William R. Dickinson, Major Figure in Plate Tectonics and Pacific Archaeology, Dies

UANews | July 27, 2015
UA geoscientist William R. Dickinson, 83, integrated the fields of plate tectonics and sedimentology and helped trace the migration of humans through the Pacific. He died in his sleep on July 21 while on an archeological field trip in Nuku'alofa, Tonga.

100% Engagement Goes to the Next Level

UANews | July 2, 2015
The UA's newly created Office of Student Engagement recently launched a website to provide resources for students, faculty and staff to engage in this key University initiative.

UA Launches College-Access Initiative

UANews | July 1, 2015
Five recent UA graduates will be placed in Tucson high schools this fall as part of the College Advising Corps, which works to increase the number of first-generation college students.

Pac-12 Follows UA's Lead, Joins Green Alliance

UANews | June 30, 2015
With a history of commitment to sustainability, the UA has been a member of the Green Sports Alliance since 2013 and in March hosted a "zero waste" men's basketball game.

Meet the UA North Valley Team

UANews | June 25, 2015
Students have the opportunity to earn a UA Bachelor of General Studies degree by taking classes on the Paradise Valley Community College campus.