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Award-Winning Program Introduces Youth to Museum

UANews | June 25, 2015
Mapping Q, a program at the UA Museum of Art that introduces LGBTQ youth to art, recently received the SAAF Volunteer Award for Original Contribution. Chelsea Farrar, the museum's assistant curator for education, developed the program.

Undergraduate Researchers Are Off to the Czech Republic

UANews | June 24, 2015
Carol Bender, director of the UA's Undergraduate Biology Research Program, launched a 10-week program that sent 10 students to the Czech Academy of Sciences.

New Support for Student Retention in Study of Science

UANews | June 19, 2015
With $300,000 in new private foundation funding, more community college transfer students will be recruited to pursue degrees in the College of Science as part of the UA's ongoing STEM education efforts.

Students Can Earn CALS Nutrition Minor Online

UANews | June 18, 2015
The UA College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Department of Nutritional Sciences is now offering online courses for its nutrition minor during each summer and winter session.

UA Grad Leads STEM Teaching Fellows

UANews | June 12, 2015
At a time when STEM is a critical education focus in preparing students for careers, a UA College of Education alumnae has helped a team of educators place in a nationally competitive STEM-focused program.

4 Students Selected as UANews Columnists

UANews | June 10, 2015
From Tucson to Tanzania, UA students will write about their work and research experiences this summer as they live out the University's 100% Engagement initiative.