Submitted by La Monica Evere... on Tue, 05/21/2013 - 11:34am
The UA had an especially strong showing in this year's national Boren Awards competition, which supports students for international study to gain foreign language and international skills.
Submitted by La Monica Evere... on Wed, 05/15/2013 - 8:59am
UA German studies minor Katherine Weingartner has been selected to participate in the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchan
Submitted by La Monica Evere... on Tue, 05/14/2013 - 9:56am
Magda Mankel looks at immigration from a unique perspective, not only because her mother was born in Mexico and immigrated to the United States, but also because she is a major in the UA School of Anthropology who is fascinated with human migrations.
Submitted by Alexis Blue on Mon, 05/13/2013 - 12:31pm
Four Tucson-area neighborhood are getting $31,000 in grants for improvement projects thanks to a UA partnership.
Submitted by La Monica Evere... on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 11:51am
Submitted by La Monica Evere... on Mon, 05/06/2013 - 10:37am
A life-like robotic fish, a lightweight mammal GPS tracker, a hybrid rocket engine test stand and a competitive autonomous underwater vehicle were among about 60 projects presented by several hundred UA engineering students during last week's Engineering Design Day.
Submitted by La Monica Evere... on Fri, 05/03/2013 - 6:01pm
Saguaro National Park in Arizona. (Photo credit: Hugh Mason, via Wikipedia)
What is a Ferocactus?
Submitted by La Monica Evere... on Fri, 05/03/2013 - 9:30am
May 1 was the 12th annual National Day to Prevent Teen Pregnancy.
During this time, we are being asked to remember that teenagers are too immature, poor, uneducated or unstable to carry healthy pregnancies or raise children with positive outcomes.
Submitted by La Monica Evere... on Thu, 05/02/2013 - 1:39pm
In an era of increasing climate instability, the southwestern region in the United States faces strained water resources, greater prevalence of tree-killing pests and potentially significant alterations of agricultural infrastructure.
Submitted by La Monica Evere... on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 11:35am
Is there a connection between genius and madness? Some say the connection is evident, given examples of Vincent van Gogh, Hildegard of Bingen and Theresa of Avila.
But how can the study of mental illness and spirituality during the Middle Ages help us to come to a more conclusive answer? Researchers attending symposium to be held at the UA in May have a number of compelling ideas.