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Architecture Alumnus of the Year: James Edward Richärd

Leading up to the UA's 100th Homecoming, we are highlighting UA alumni who are being honored with alumni of the year awards.

James Edward Richärd, seated center in front (Photo courtesy of James Edward Richärd)

Optical Sciences Alumnus of the Year: Jacobus “Jim” Oschmann

Leading up to the UA's 100th Homecoming, we are highlighting UA alumni who are being honored by their colleges with alumni of the year awards.

Humanities Alumnus of the Year: Eric Scott Baker

Leading up to the UA's 100th Homecoming, we are highlighting UA alumni who are being honored by their colleges with alumni of the year awards.

At the Intersection of Art and Science

The elegance and beauty of science as expressed in art was the basis for the second annual Art of Planetary Science exhibition, hosted Oct. 17-19 at the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory on the University of Arizona campus. More than 200 works from 84 artists and scientists were on display. The award of Best in Show went to UA visiting artist Cui Jing, whose spectrum of daytime photos of sheets of white paper, placed in the open air of Tucson and Hangzhow, China, revealed a stark difference in the environment of the two cities.

Art Professor Creates New World of Awareness

UANews | October 22, 2014
Ellen McMahon grew up in a home where science and art often collided — and is both an artist and a biologist. Now she wants her UA students to be environmentally sensitive and to see the difference their work can make.

AZPM Wins Record 15 Emmy Awards

UANews | October 21, 2014
Public broadcaster honored by the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

New Radio Telescope Ready to Probe

UANews | October 20, 2014
The UA is the only university in the continental U.S. with one, and the state-of-the-art system has received first "light."

Newly Discovered Microbe Is Key in Climate Change

UANews | October 23, 2014
An invisible menagerie of microbes in permafrost soil acts as a global driver of Earth processes such as climate.

Ebola Not Just a Matter for Medicine

UANews | October 20, 2014
Engineers also bring considerable expertise to the detection and prevention of infectious diseases, UA faculty members say.

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