The University of Arizona

Grants Fund New UA Offerings, Research

UANews | May 25, 2012
The UA Confluencenter for Creative Inquiry has funded six new projects at the UA. Among them, UA researchers are investigating hip hop in the U.S. and France, initiating a database of films by and about American Indian populations and studying an emergent class of citizens.

UA Grad Students Take on Tucson Revitalization Project

UANews | May 23, 2012
UA graduate students in the College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture are working on a proposal to bring water to the Santa Cruz and other areas in downtown Tucson and to revitalize the area and inspire city planners with new ideas.

UA Students Compete in Arizona Challenge 2.0

UANews | May 22, 2012
Seven student teams from the College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture are in a juried competition to design communities of the future. The winners will be announced during an event on May 23.

A New Site for Lifelong Dreams

UANews | May 22, 2012
They come from San Tan Valley, Athem, Ariz. and many cities in between. With the start of the UA's summer pre-session, the first crop of University students began classes at a new site, the Chandler Community Center.

Preserving a Legacy: African American Women’s Arch of Honor

UANews | May 17, 2012
The African American Women's Arch of Honor pays tribute to the lives and contributions of UA and Tucson community women. Inaugural honorees include organizations and women who have served as administrators, educators, business officials and activists.

UA Project CENTRL a 'Life-Changing Experience'

UANews | May 9, 2012
A leadership program sponsored by UA Cooperative Extension has created a network of public officials throughout rural Arizona. Project CENTRL, a two-year program, began in the early 1980s. Since then, more than 500 people have graduated from the program.