The University of Arizona

UA-Educated Teachers Get High Marks, Again

UANews | May 30, 2012
For a second consecutive year, results from an Arizona Department of Education survey indicate new UA-educated teachers most often meet or exceed expectations of their principals. The announcement comes as the UA is expanding teacher training programs and other efforts to better prepare educators.

36 High School Students Land Research Internships at UA

UANews | May 25, 2012
Thirty-six exceptional Arizona high school students will gain hands-on experience in scientific research this summer during the sixth annual Keep Engaging Youth in Science Internship Program at the UA. The program will run May 29 through July 13.

Tri-University Career Mixer Seeks to Fill Arizona Jobs

UANews | May 23, 2012
Recent and soon-to-be graduates from the UA, ASU and NAU will gather June 5 for a first-of-its-kind career mixer on the UA College of Medicine-Phoenix campus. The event aims to connect Arizona employers with graduates of the state's three public universities.

UA Grad Students Take on Tucson Revitalization Project

UANews | May 23, 2012
UA graduate students in the College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture are working on a proposal to bring water to the Santa Cruz and other areas in downtown Tucson and to revitalize the area and inspire city planners with new ideas.

UA Students Compete in Arizona Challenge 2.0

UANews | May 22, 2012
Seven student teams from the College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture are in a juried competition to design communities of the future. The winners will be announced during an event on May 23.

Best Arizona High Schools Offer UA Engineering Course

UANews | May 22, 2012
Seven of the top 15 high schools in Arizona ranked by U.S. News & World Report offer ENGR 102 HS, the engineering introduction course from the UA College of Engineering. For fall 2012, 25 Arizona high schools are scheduled to offer the course in cities ranging from Yuma to Phoenix.