The University of Arizona

Employees Honored With Staff Awards for Excellence

UANews | April 7, 2010
Several UA employees will be recognized for their contributions with University Staff Awards for Excellence at a ceremony next week.

The Secret Lives of Brown Dwarfs: Hidden Oddballs of the Universe

UANews | April 7, 2010
Caltech Astronomer J. Davy Kirkpatrick will give this year's Marc Aaronson Memorial Lecture at UA's Steward Observatory. In his presentation, which is free and open to the public, the former Steward Observatory graduate will explain the bizarre nature of brown dwarfs, celestial bodies that defy classification as stars or planets. 

Spring Fling Starts Thursday

UANews | April 7, 2010

Admission to the student-run event is free for UA employees and students.

Employee Q&A: Faculty Relations Chris Schafer

UANews | April 7, 2010
Chris Schafer helps professors place textbook orders, schedule book signings and more.

Prop 100, ABOR Salary Cut Discussed at Faculty Senate

UANews | April 7, 2010
Employees furloughs would be a possibility if Proposition 100 doesn't pass in May, President Robert N. Shelton told the senate.

If You Say 'Um' You'll Hear a 'Ding'

UANews | March 31, 2010
The Women in Bioscience Toastmasters Club provides a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self confidence and personal growth. This club specializes in helping scientists better communicate with both fellow scientists and non-scientists, but is open to everyone.