The University of Arizona

Students Aid Developing Countries

UANews | May 19, 2015
Students participating in Global Medical Brigades at the UA travel over spring and summer breaks to other countries to provide basic health care. The students come from a variety of backgrounds and majors.

Three UA Students Among Goldwater Scholars

UANews | May 19, 2015
Undergraduate researchers Alison Comrie, Travis Sawyer and Jeannie Wilkening have been selected as national Goldwater Scholars for their study in STEM-related fields.

Innovative Writing Program Helps High Schools

UANews | May 11, 2015
Wildcat Writers pairs Arizona high school students and their teachers with UA composition instructors and students — an embodiment of the University's land-grant mission.

The Future Is Now at Engineering Design Day

UANews | May 6, 2015
An engineer with Tucson Electric Power calls it "the most exciting event I attend all year." Interdisciplinary collaboration and enthusiastic corporate support are hallmarks of the UA's annual competition.

Creating New Ambassadors for Science

UANews | May 6, 2015
Ed Prather, a UA associate professor, has developed a unique approach to elevate interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics among non-STEM majors.

Class of 2015: From Miss Arizona to Med School

UANews | May 1, 2015
Jennifer Sedler took a leave from her time at the UA to compete in the Miss America Pageant and says the experience deepened her commitment to a career in medicine.