The University of Arizona

Got a Second? Slow Down and Put Mind Over Madness

UANews | January 28, 2015
There is evidence that contemplative practices provide important mental, emotional and physical benefits, and UA students and employees are getting on board.

'Speed Networking' Leads to UA Interdisciplinary Projects

UANews | January 26, 2015
Two new efforts, each emphasizing community engagement and sustainability, have been launched as the result of an unusual collaborative event.

Department of Philosophy Retains Top Ranking

UANews | January 22, 2015
University tied with MIT and UNC Chapel Hill and ranked ahead of Cornell, Brown, Chicago, Duke and other prestigious institutions.

UA Responds to Interest in Hebrew With New Course

UANews | January 22, 2015
Structured as a small seminar, unique course offers students the opportunity to examine Israeli culture and its portrayal in the media.

Center Focuses on Compassion to Improve Ethics, Health

UANews | January 5, 2015
The UA's new Center for Compassion Studies will be the nation’s first collegiate center to study how mindfulness and compassion can impact aspects of daily life.

SBS Advisory Council Delivers Holiday Cheer

UANews | December 16, 2014
Second annual drive brings food, toys and gift cards to needy students and families at Peter Howell Elementary School in Tucson.