The University of Arizona

UA Student Wins Cash and Prizes on 'Wheel of Fortune'

UANews | April 10, 2014
UA senior Steven Palmer, who grew up watching “Wheel of Fortune,” recently earned a spot as a contestant on the popular game show. Palmer, who appeared on the show this week, took home $11,283 in cash and prizes, which included a trip for two to Hawaii.

VETS Center Expands to Arizona Health Sciences Center

UANews | April 7, 2014
The UA will open its new VETS Center April 10. The center aims to provide veteran students with the guidance they need to pursue degrees and careers in the health sciences.

Two UA Professors Appointed Regents' Professors

UANews | April 3, 2014
UA professors Mary C. Stiner and Jonathan T. Overpeck have been appointed as Regents' Professors, an honor reserved for faculty members whose exceptional achievements merit national and international distinction.

A PhD Less Ordinary

UANews | April 2, 2014
UA graduate programs are advancing medical technologies and enhancing the research enterprise through programs that marry advanced science training with the skills needed for today's workforce while also connecting faculty and students in different disciplines to tackle modern challenges.

UA to Host Conference to Promote Health for Local, Global Communities

UANews | March 26, 2014
A group of physicians and their collaborators from medicine, nursing, pharmacy and public health at the UA have coordinated a global health conference, which is now incorporating health concerns in border and rural communities. The Arizona Global Health Conference was organized to share multi-disciplinary approaches to health practices and encourage new interdisciplinary collaborations.

New Start Alumni More Than 13,000 Strong

UANews | March 24, 2014
For 45 years, the UA's New Start program has put thousands of freshmen on the path to success. To continue its strong student support mission, New Start has launched a campaign aimed at increasing financial support for the program and the number of students involved in it each year.