The University of Arizona

Strengthening Higher-Ed Ties Between US, India

UANews | May 26, 2015
With one of the fastest-growing major economies and the second-largest population in the world, India represents collaborative opportunities for Arizona, says Mike Proctor, the UA's vice president for global initiatives.

UA Poverty Field Workshop Presents Its Findings

UANews | May 22, 2015
In a seven-week survey of eight high-poverty Tucson neighborhoods, students found that many of the poor are employed and not receiving assistance.

UA to Host Latino Group's Summit

UANews | May 21, 2015
Inaugural gathering will bring together more than 60 preservationists, scholars and community advocates from across the country to discuss cultural heritage issues.

Giant Mirror Presents a Unique, Oversize Load

UANews | May 20, 2015
After years of polishing to perfection, the telescope mirror that is expected to revolutionize our view of the cosmos has left the UA's Richard F. Caris Mirror Lab. Its destination: Chile.

Graduate Fellows Receive Thousands in Funds

UANews | May 26, 2015
The Confluencenter for Creative Inquiry, advancing the next generation of thinkers and researchers, has named a new group of Graduate Fellows to be funded during the 2015-2016 academic year.

New Insights Into Drivers of Earth's Ecosystems

UANews | May 21, 2015
Sampling the world's oceans aboard the Tara Oceans research vessel, a UA-led international team uncovered new information about the ways marine viruses and microbes interact.

Go Backstage at Commencement

There's nothing quite like the way the UA does Commencement, and UANews videographer Bob Demers distills the best of the big day into three minutes of fun and fireworks at Arizona Stadium.

Graduation Was a Major Milestone for NFL Player

UANews | May 19, 2015
Wrapping up our Commencement 2015 coverage, we bring you the inspirational story of Earl Mitchell, who kept a college degree in his sights since leaving the UA in 2010.