The University of Arizona

Huntsman to Speak at UA Commencement

UANews | March 31, 2015
The former Utah governor, now part of the No Labels organization, plans to speak May 16 on how collaboration and common sense can get government moving again.

New Method for Forecasting Hurricane Season

UANews | March 31, 2015
With damages from U.S. hurricanes from 1970 to 2002 costing $57 billion — more than earthquakes and human-caused disasters combined — better seasonal predictions can help with emergency planning.

Galaxy Clusters Formed as 'Fireworks'

UANews | March 31, 2015
Observations with UA observatories in Arizona and space observatories reveal glimpses into how today’s galaxies came to be. Using one-of-a-kind instrumentation, astronomers were able to study large numbers of "mystery galaxies."

UA Online: Opening New Doors

Unprecedented access to faculty, research and educational programs is on the way with the newly launched UA Online campus.

In the fall, 21 undergraduate degree programs will join a robust slate of more than 40 online graduate school degrees and certificates the UA has offered for several years. The new online degree programs reflect the University’s vision and commitment to meeting the evolving needs of today's students and working professionals of all ages.

UA Scores With 'A Player's Program'

UANews | March 31, 2015
The slogan began to gain traction in 2011 during a minor renovation at McKale Center, and it has since become the Twitter handle for men's basketball.

A Farewell to Arizona's Floor General

UANews | March 30, 2015
T.J. McConnell's impact on the men's basketball program is difficult to overstate, and his inspirational leadership will be a challenge for coach Sean Miller and the Wildcats to replace.

Nobel Laureates Say UA Scientists Paved Way

UANews | March 27, 2015
Longtime connections to the 2014 recipients of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine bring four of the world's leading brain researchers to campus in celebration of several milestones.

UA, Opponents Rely on Data Analytics

UANews | March 25, 2015
When the Wildcats face Xavier tonight in the NCAA West Region semifinals, they'll know all about the Musketeers — and themselves — thanks to advanced data analytics and film analysis.

UA Students Perform Where the Dream Is Still King

UANews | March 30, 2015
The School of Dance sent two students to Alabama to participate in the 50th anniversary of the voting rights march. Professor Melissa Lowe called it a highlight of her teaching career.

UA Students, Faculty Among Migrahack Winners

UANews | March 24, 2015
Grand-prize-winning team uses local traffic-stop data, providing an opportunity to see how police deal with issues of immigration status.