The University of Arizona

Grant From Beckman Foundation to Support UA's Future Leaders in Science, Medicine

UANews | March 28, 2014
Recognizing the UA's success in sustained, in-depth undergraduate research, the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation has named the University a partner institution under its scholarship program. To help prepare future leaders in science and medicine the UA, a grant from the foundation will fund six undergraduate researchers and, for the first time, their mentors.

Judith Heumann, Disability Rights Leader, to Speak at UA

UANews | March 25, 2014
Judith Heumann, an internationally recognized disability rights leader, will present a talk this week at the UA on the global climate around disability rights. Heumann will highlight challenges and opportunities around the world and offer perspectives on the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

UA Earns 2013 Tree Campus USA Designation

UANews | March 25, 2014
The UA may be in the desert, but it's known for its lush plant life. To recognize its efforts in growing and maintaining healthy trees, the Arbor Day Foundation has designated the UA as a 2013 Tree Campus.

UA Encourages Wildcat Fans to Celebrate Safely and Bear Down With Pride

UANews | March 24, 2014
An awareness campaign launched by the UA and TPD encourages smart, safe and fun celebrations during the NCAA tournament.

University of Arizona Eller MBA Programs Move to Downtown Phoenix Biomedical Campus

UANews | March 19, 2014
The University of Arizona Eller College of Management is moving from its satellite location in north Scottsdale to downtown Phoenix. The new location will soon be home to Eller's part-time MBA programs for working professionals.

White House Honors Founder of UA’s Sky School Project

UANews | March 17, 2014
A passion for science, nature and education led the UA's Benjamin Blonder to create Sky School, a project that has won him presidential recognition as a White House Champion of Change. Blonder founded Sky School in 2012 to give lower-income children the chance to step outside their urban settings and learn about nature alongside experts.

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