The University of Arizona

UA to Offer Domestic Partner Benefits

UANews | June 2, 2010
The University of Arizona has developed its own insurance plans for employees with domestic partners, after a state law made domestic partners and their children ineligible for state benefits.

UA Researcher Earns Prestigious International Medal

UANews | June 1, 2010
Diana Liverman, who co-directs the UA's Institute of the Environment, has received a medal approved by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II.

Colleges' Share of Tuition to be Tied to Enrollment, Teaching in Budget Redesign

UANews | May 26, 2010
The University of Arizona is undergoing a budget redesign that will apportion tuition dollars to the colleges with the most students and teaching activities.

Campus Invited to Review Lactation Resources in Light of Health Care Reform

UANews | May 26, 2010
UA employees are invited to review lactation resources offered by Life & Work Connections, in light of the new national health care bill, which includes a section that calls for employers to provide time and space to accommodate nursing mothers.

Redesigned Cooling System Wins National Honor

UANews | May 26, 2010
The UA's chilled water system, how campus stays cool in the summer, has undergone a complete overhaul, done largely out of sight for more than a decade. The new high-tech equipment is more reliable and saves energy, water and operating costs.

Custodial Team Wins Law School Praise

UANews | May 19, 2010
Members of the four-woman custodial team that works to keep the College of Law clean were named Staff Members of the Year by the Student Bar Association.