The University of Arizona

UA Graduate Programs Reach National Heights

UANews | March 20, 2012
The UA's graduate program in geology remains No. 1 in the nation on the 2013 U.S. News & World Report's annual list of Best Graduate Schools. Several UA programs in a variety of colleges rank in the top 10.

UA Medical Students Focus on Global Need

UANews | March 15, 2012
During Global Health Week March 19-23, UA medical students will highlight international health-care needs and raise money to sponsor projects. The event will feature presentations by UA College of Medicine faculty members who share their expertise throughout the world.

Two UA Environment Experts Named Regents' Professors

UANews | March 15, 2012
Two widely respected environmental scholars, Robert J. Glennon and Thomas W. Swetnam, are the latest UA faculty members to be named Regents' Professors. Glennon is a noted authority on groundwater; Swetnam heads the UA's Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research.

Compost Cats Sees Progress

UANews | March 14, 2012
Compost Cats, a student-run campus group, implemented a composting bin system at three restaurants in the Student Union Memorial Center. Group members said they feel a sense of pride in what they have accomplished but remain focused on ways to improve the project.

Another World, Magnified

UANews | March 13, 2012
UA undergraduate researcher Ersilia Anghel has been collecting and analyzing artistic photographs of minerals, plants, animals and humans, illustrating the intersections between the arts and sciences. A scientific photography exhibit she curated runs through May 27. 

UA Seeking Tillman Military Scholar Applicants

UANews | March 13, 2012
The UA is seeking veterans, active service members or their spouses to apply to be Tillman Military Scholars. The scholarship covers direct study-related expenses such as tuition and fees as well as housing and child care. The deadline to apply is midnight on March 16.