The University of Arizona

Professor-Student Team Brings Awareness to Virus

UANews | July 2, 2015
An open house at the BIO5 Institute led to a student's internship with immunobiology professor Felicia Goodrum on the cytomegalovirus and its potentially devastating effects.

UA Launches College-Access Initiative

UANews | July 1, 2015
Five recent UA graduates will be placed in Tucson high schools this fall as part of the College Advising Corps, which works to increase the number of first-generation college students.

Military Choose UA Online, Calling It 'A Perfect Fit'

UANews | June 29, 2015
The University's prestige and reputation, along with supportive clubs and organizations, are a part of what appeals to those who are resuming their education.

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.