The University of Arizona

Shelton: Cuts Won't Solve State Budget Problem

UANews | February 24, 2010
President Robert N. Shelton discussed the impacts of the state's economic crisis on the UA, which has been forced to look at a new funding model as a result of severe budget cuts.

Employee Q&A: Athletics Grounds Manager Bo Vanture

UANews | February 24, 2010
George "Bo" Vanture works to keep the UA's athletics fields and grounds green and well-manicured for team practices and game days.

Video: 'Abuelitas' Reach Out to Campus With Free Hugs

UANews | February 24, 2010
A group of volunteer "abuelitas," or grandmothers, gave free hugs to campus community members strolling past the Administation building in an event hosted by Chicano/Hispano Student Affairs.

You're Invited to the UA's 125th Birthday Party

UANews | February 24, 2010
The UA is celebrating its 125th birthday this year with the "Silver & Sage Celebration." The party starts on March 2, with a kickoff celebration complete with music, dancing and free cake on the UA Mall.

Pillars of Excellence Reception to Honor Professors, Students

UANews | February 17, 2010
The Pillars of Excellence reception will recognize the 2009 Regents' Professors, University Distinguished Professor, University Distinguished Outreach Professor and several outstanding Honors College scholars, whose portraits will be displayed at the UA BookStore.

Well U Lecture to Focus on Benefits of Exercise

UANews | February 17, 2010
Dr. Robert Sallis will speak about the health benefits of exercise and how physical fitness aids in disease prevention during the spring 2010 Well U Lecture.