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UA Student Named Honor Society Laureate

UANews | July 13, 2011
Jonathan Gross, who combined his passions for computer engineering and piano, has been recognized nationally by the engineering honor society Tau Beta Pi.

‘Unofficial 100th KEYS Student' has a Knack for Research

UANews | July 13, 2011
The Keep Engaging Youth in Science program connects Arizona high school students with UA researchers and staff, helping them to gain a better understading of the world of research, and their place in it.

UA Teams Selected for Zero-Gravity Flights

UANews | July 12, 2011
Two UA student teams from the UA are conducting experiments in zero gravity this week as part of NASA's Reduced Gravity Student Flight Opportunities Program. The teams are among 14 from universities across the nation whose projects were selected by NASA.

Astronomer Tom Gehrels, 1925-2011

UANews | July 12, 2011
In a career that spanned more than half a century, Gehrels fostered new research on asteroids and comets, including those that pose a threat to Earth.

Students Advancing Scientific Knowledge Honored

UANews | July 11, 2011
Sixteen UA doctoral students have received Achievement Rewards for College Scientists awards for their academic achievement and contributions to their fields. The students are investigating cancer, diabetes, optics and imaging, among other topics.

UA Algebra Academy Adds New Variables

UANews | July 11, 2011
A new partnership provides UA Secondary Mathematics Education Program students with a hands-on, intensive internship that advances mathematics skills in high school students.