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Old Main: The Best of Times

What is it about Old Main that draws people to it? Why do University of Arizona students, employees and visitors consistently stop in for a stroll around the veranda or take a seat nearby for lunch? Decade after decade, people have taken photos with the building, planned romantic dates to visit Old Main and even proposed marriage on the site. Photo opportunities have become part of the life of the building. 

100% Student Engagement Series: Boeing Internship Provides Inside View of Management

The University of Arizona is committed to ensuring that every student integrates and applies learning via internships, jobs, research and other opportunities relevant to the real world. This is the last in a five-part UANews series detailing industry-related experiences UA students have completed.

100% Student Engagement Series: UA Student Lands Macy's Internship

The University of Arizona is committed to ensuring that every student integrates and applies learning via internships, jobs, research and other opportunities relevant to the real world. This is the fourth in a five-part UANews series detailing industry-related experiences UA students have completed.

100% Student Engagement Series: UA Journalism Program Led to Newspaper Gig

The University of Arizona is committed to ensuring that every student integrates and applies learning via internships, jobs, research and other opportunities relevant to the real world. This is the third in a five-part UANews series detailing industry-related experiences UA students have completed.

100% Student Engagement Series: Interning in TV in D.C.

The University of Arizona is committed to ensuring that every student integrates and applies learning via internships, jobs, research and other opportunities relevant to the real world. This is the second in a five-part UANews series detailing industry-related experiences UA students have completed.

'What I Wish I Had Known as a Freshman'

Reflecting on their time as undergraduate students, three University of Arizona Regents' Professors say that collaborative work is underrated, humanities and history courses are indeed valuable, and mistakes can be a great teacher.

Woman’s Poems Reveal Perspective as Veteran, Civilian

My poems are drawn from my unique experience as a woman combat veteran and also someone who has lived in Afghanistan as a civilian.

Photo credit: Eric Hervey

Career After College: Alumni Share Tips for New Students

For students hoping to be competitive in the job market after graduating, the hard work must begin now – during college.

New Start Gives Incoming Students a Strong Beginning

Hundreds of University of Arizona students begin their fall semester already better prepared thanks to the New Start program, now in its 45th year.

Nearly 14,000 students have been involved in the six-week summer bridge program, now in its 45th year. The program is designed to help incoming freshmen succeed in the transition from high school to college, offering them academic classes, college success workshops, tutoring and peer mentoring.

College Hacks: What Every New Student Should Know

If you're a new student at the UA, you probably have a lot of questions. You might be wondering about how to find your niche on campus, how to survive to sophomore year, how to find free stuff and how to avoid that infamous "freshman 15."

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