The University of Arizona

Lalang Garners Scholar Athlete of the Year, National Athlete of the Week Honors

UANews | May 21, 2014
UA senior Lawi Lalang, one of the most successful distance runners in collegiate history, has two more honors under his belt: the 2014 Pac-12 Scholar Athlete of the Year and National Athlete of the Week.

Arizona Golfer Zhou Exceeds Freshman Expectations

UANews | May 20, 2014
UA golfer Wanasa Zhou did not have a strong background in tournament play when she came to the UA, but she has had success representing the team. Zhou will join the Wildcats in the four-round NCAA Championships, which will begin May 20.

Lapan Family Donates $1M for UA Softball Facility Upgrades

UANews | May 19, 2014
Dr. David Lapan and his family, in conjunction with the Lapan Charitable Trust and the Lapan Memorial Sunshine Fund, have committed $1 million to begin the first phase of upgrades to the UA's softball facilities. The project will include space for a locker area and study center.

UA Encourages Wildcat Fans to Celebrate Safely and Bear Down With Pride

UANews | March 24, 2014
An awareness campaign launched by the UA and TPD encourages smart, safe and fun celebrations during the NCAA tournament.

Twice Torn Apart: A UA Alumna's Road to the Paralympic Games

UANews | March 17, 2014
At age 17, Alana Nichols was paralyzed in a snowboarding accident, but it didn't stop her from pursuing her passion for athletics. The UA alumna recently won a silver medal at the Paralympics in Sochi, Russia. Nichols says her time at the UA helped her get where she is today. "I found my potential, and it has really motivated me."

Kalil Commits $1M to McKale Center Renovations

UANews | March 13, 2014
George Kalil, a longtime supporter of Arizona men's basketball, has committed a $1 million gift toward the renovations of McKale Memorial Center. Kalil’s commitment is an important contribution to an ongoing fundraising effort to support improvements to the building.