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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.

Redesigned UA Web Site Aims to Make Employee Access Easier

UANews | March 31, 2010
The UA's redesigned Web site includes an updated Faculty & Staff page that features stories about University employees and has been reorganized to make it easier and faster to find information.

Employees Celebrate Years of Service

UANews | March 31, 2010
More than 1,000 employees celebrating milestone years of service at the UA have been invited to attend the annual Service Awards luncheon on April 7.

Get Tips on Going Back to School at Brownbag Session

UANews | March 24, 2010
Rix will talk about the application process, the Evening & Weekend program and other options for employees who are interested in taking classes.

Materials Engineer is First From UA to Receive Air Force Young Investigator Award

UANews | March 24, 2010
Erica Corral, assistant professor in the department of materials science and engineering, is the first UA researcher chosen for the Air Force Office of Scientific Research's Young Investigator Program. Her work could help hypersonic vehicles go on longer missions in more extreme conditions.

Employee Q&A: Bone Keeper John McClelland

UANews | March 24, 2010
The remains of more than 6,000 individuals are held by the Arizona State Museum. John McClelland manages the collections and helps coordinate the return of bones belonging to American Indians to their tribes for reburial.