The University of Arizona

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.

State Retirement Contribution Rates to Increase in July

UANews | March 24, 2010
UA employees enrolled in the Arizona State Retirement system will see more taken from their paychecks for retirement as contribution rates rise in response to economic conditions.

President Shelton Goes to Washington

UANews | March 24, 2010
UA President Robert N. Shelton travels as often as possible to Washington, D.C., to meet with Arizona's congressional delegation, as well as representatives of federal programs important to the UA.

Enter Your Kid in the PBS Writers Contest

UANews | March 24, 2010
Children in kindergarten, first, second or third grade are invited to submit their work. Local winners will compete nationally.

Show Off Your Work at Employee Art Show

UANews | March 24, 2010
UA staff and appointed personnel with hidden artistic talents are invited to submit their artwork for the Staff Advisory Council's annual "On Our Own Time" art exhibit.