The University of Arizona

UA Students Take Three Udall Awards

UANews | May 18, 2012
Michelle Coe, Irene Liang and Carol Seanez, all UA undergraduates, have been named Udall Scholars. With three students named, the UA tied with the University of Georgia for having the most scholars out of 70 institutions.

Preserving a Legacy: African American Women’s Arch of Honor

UANews | May 17, 2012
The African American Women's Arch of Honor pays tribute to the lives and contributions of UA and Tucson community women. Inaugural honorees include organizations and women who have served as administrators, educators, business officials and activists.

Marketing Class Creates Campaign for Honda

UANews | May 16, 2012
UA marketing students created a campaign for Honda as part of a nationwide competition. They recently presented their work to Honda and advertising officials and now are awaiting word on their place in the competition.

Three UA Faculty Members Named 1885 Distinguished Scholars

UANews | May 15, 2012
Three UA faculty members have been selected to receive the first-ever 1885 Distinguished Scholars Awards, created by President Eugene G. Sander to acknowledge outstanding mid-career faculty whose contributions promise to catapult their disciplines to new levels of innovation.

Nobel Laureate, UA Alumnus Urges Grads to Chase Dreams

UANews | May 12, 2012
Brian Schmidt, who won the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics and is a 1989 graduate of the UA, shared words of wisdom during his speech May 11 at the UA Graduate Commencement Ceremony. Schmidt urged the graduates chase their dreams, find balance in life and be happy.

UA Graduation Speakers Share Messages for the Future

UANews | May 12, 2012
UA commencement speakers Dr. Peter Rhee and Nobel Laureate Brian Schmidt shared their past experiences and hopes for the future with more than 4,000 graduating students and their family members who attended the 2012 undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies.