The University of Arizona

Debut Film by UA Alumnus Receives Accolades

UANews | March 26, 2015
Having enjoyed a successful world premiere, "Unsound," directed by UA alumnus Darious Britt, is slated to screen in the Phoenix Film Festival.

UA to Host Hackathon on Immigration

UANews | March 17, 2015
Free, three-day event will bring together computer programmers, Web designers, journalists, nonprofits and community members for data analysis of issues.

Grad Student Named Diplomacy and Diversity Fellow

UANews | March 17, 2015
The UA's Robert Alvarez, a Peace Corps alumnus who is pursuing a career in foreign policy, will participate in an intensive program about international relations and global diversity.

NSF Division Director Sizes Up UA's STEM Initiatives

UANews | March 11, 2015
Susan Singer, who leads the agency's Division of Undergraduate Education, spoke about national STEM priorities and learned about the UA's aggressive approach.

'Z-Factor' to Explore Sleep, Learning Link

UANews | March 11, 2015
A new National Science Foundation-funded project at the UA addresses two critical issues: the sleeping habits of students in elementary school and the need to drive greater interest in STEM subjects.

Alumni Startup Helps Students Control Chaos

UANews | March 2, 2015
From their dorm room, two UA students developed NoteBowl, a social learning platform that makes managing classwork easier. Today, there are more than 1,700 student users.