The University of Arizona

Happy Administrative Professionals Day

UANews | April 21, 2010
Departments across campus will recognize their administrative employees with cards, lunches and other tokens of appreciation in celebration of Administrative Professionals Day.

UA Named 'Tree Campus USA' University

UANews | April 21, 2010
The Arbor Day Foundation has named the UA as a Tree Campus USA university, an honor shared by just over 100 schools across the country. The Campus Arboretum manages approximately 8,000 trees on what is the oldest continuously maintained green space in Arizona.

UA to Elevate Sustainability Efforts

UANews | April 21, 2010
A transition team will begin working in the coming weeks to create a more formal University organization to address issues of campus sustainability and guide use of the newly approved "green fee."

Employee Q&A: Custodian Ricardo 'Richard' Saldivar

UANews | April 21, 2010
Custodian Ricardo "Richard" Saldivar is considered an  honorary member of the College of Medicine's obstetrics and gynecology department because of his hard work keeping the department's labs and offices clean.

Writing in the Digital Age

UANews | April 19, 2010
Hundreds of UA students will present their research April 20 during the First Year Writing Showcase.

In Memoriam: Marvin A. Stokes, Professor Emeritus of Dendrochronology

UANews | April 15, 2010
Marvin A. Stokes, a UA professor who studied tree rings in ancient Navajo sites and in Spanish Colonial mission churches, died April 7. He was 82.