The University of Arizona

'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.

Panel Discusses Journalists as Targets

UANews | February 27, 2015
The parents of slain journalist James Foley took part in a panel discussion at the UA on the dangers facing journalists in modern times.

Panel to Discuss Dangers Facing Today's Journalists

UANews | February 18, 2015
Former Middle East hostage Terry Anderson and the parents of slain freelance journalist James Foley are scheduled to participate in a discussion Feb. 26 on the UA campus.

Roundtable to Address Health Literacy for Hispanics

UANews | February 17, 2015
The Latino Literacy Roundtable, to be held at the UA in March, is an opportunity for scholars and the community to discuss health-related literacy among Hispanics.

UA Receives $2.9M Grant From Templeton Foundation

UANews | February 16, 2015
Under the direction of David Schmidtz, the Center for the Philosophy of Freedom will build a network of programs in philosophy, politics and economics.