The University of Arizona

Dr. Leigh A. Neumayer Appointed First Female Head of UA Department of Surgery

UANews | May 7, 2014
Dr. Leigh A. Neumayer, a renowned expert in breast cancer, women’s health and surgical education, will be the first woman to lead the UA's surgery department and one of only six women surgery department heads in the nation.

Seven Students to be Honored at Commencement

UANews | May 7, 2014
Nominated by faculty and peers, six UA seniors have been selected to receive awards at the UA's spring commencement ceremony in recognition of their exemplary work and service. A seventh student has been chosen to receive the first Provost Award, given to a student who transferred to the UA from an Arizona community college.

UA's Vito to Testify on Student Veteran Success Before Congressional Subcommittee

UANews | May 7, 2014
The UA has dramatically increased its student veteran services over the last few years. Today, Senior Vice President Melissa Vito will share the UA's success stories with a congressional subcommittee.

UA's Phoenix Cancer Center is 'Topped Off,' Joins Award-Winning Medical School Building

UANews | May 7, 2014
The five-story University of Arizona Cancer Center is the newest addition to the Phoenix Biomedical Campus, home to the award-winning Health Sciences Education Building.

Girl Scouts CEO to Address UA Grads During 150th Commencement

UANews | May 5, 2014
Girl Scouts CEO Anna Maria Chavez, an alum of the College of Law, will be the keynote speaker at Commencement, when more than 7,500 degrees will be conferred upon new UA graduates.

University of Arizona to Offer Nation’s First Bachelor of Arts in Law

UANews | May 5, 2014
The UA will be the first university in the nation to offer a Bachelor of Arts in Law, starting this fall. The new degree will prepare graduates for careers in which a strong knowledge of law is advantageous, including those in fields such as city planning, business management, health care administration and human resources, among others.

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