The University of Arizona

AAAS to Honor Two UA Faculty Members

UANews | January 25, 2011
Eugene Sander and Rod Wing are among more than 500 researchers named as AAAS Fellows. Sander has built the UA College of Agriculture and Life Sciences into a nationally known biotechnology center, and Wing is among the world's most acclaimed plant geneticists.

Astro 101: The Last Science Class

UANews | January 24, 2011
UA physicist and educator Ed Prather is improving science education and making the subject stick with students in what could be the last science class they ever take.

Evolution by Mistake

UANews | January 21, 2011
A major driving force of evolution comes from mistakes made by cells and how organisms cope with the consequences, UA biologists have found. Their discoveries offer lessons for creating innovation in economics and society.

Ben’s Bell Award for UA Engineering Professor

UANews | January 21, 2011
Supapan Seraphin, a materials science and engineering professor, received a Ben's Bells award for her work with students. She makes a famous Thai lunch for them, providing an opportunity to discuss academic concerns.

Research Findings Abound at UBRP Conference

UANews | January 20, 2011
Students will present nearly 100 original research projects on Saturday, Jan. 22 during the 22nd annual UA Undergraduate Biology Research Program Conference.

UA Tech Park Business Debuts Solar Resource for TEP

UANews | January 19, 2011
A new 1.6-megawatt array located in the UA Science and Technology Park's Solar Zone will offer solar energy to Tucson Electric Power customers. The system's output will be sold through TEP's new Bright Tucson Community Solar Program.