The University of Arizona

New Phase for Collaborative Learning

Five new Collaborative Learning Spaces have been prepared for fall classes at the University of Arizona, able to accommodate between 30 and 260 students, as the initiative enters a second phase on campus.

Schoolteacher Bones Up on Anthropology at UA

UANews | July 23, 2015
Local high school teacher Alex Ruff is partnering with UA anthropologists and taking what he learns back to students in his forensic science classes.

H.S. Students Get a Jump Start on Research

UANews | July 22, 2015
The UA's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering provides an opportunity for experiential learning, which is expected to become the norm in career preparation for young engineers.

iPlant Taming the 'Big Data Beast'

UANews | July 23, 2015
The UA-headquartered iPlant Collaborative is ready to handle the projected rise in genomic information, turning raw data into scientific breakthroughs.

Banner – UMC Tucson Ranked Among Nation's Best

UANews | July 22, 2015
In the latest U.S. News rankings, the hospital is the best in the Tucson metropolitan area and No. 3 in Arizona behind the Mayo Clinic and Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix.

UA to Boost Cardiac Rescue in India

UANews | July 21, 2015
The program supports community-based projects designed to expand access to life-saving interventions for heart attack and sudden cardiac arrest.

Mentors, Partnerships Make for Good Business

Photo: Chris Scott - Focus Scout

Very seldom do individuals succeed entirely on their own.

Celestial Inspiration at Flandrau

Visions of planetary discovery and strange new moons are part of a new exhibit, "The Heritage of Astronomical Art in Arizona," on display through Aug. 30 at the Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium on the University of Arizona campus.

Collaboration Deepens Between UA and Japan

UANews | July 15, 2015
This month's overseas trip by a University delegation, focused on parallel asteroid-sample missions and more, provides another example of how the UA has extended its international reach.