The University of Arizona

UA to Highlight the Study of Unique Films

UANews | May 2, 2012
Students provided with scholarly access to the archives of Ken Wolfgang will present their research on the filmmaker and his work during a May 3 symposium. Hosted by Special Collections and the UA English department, the event will highlight the interdisciplinary study of filmmaking.

UA Students Attend Dalai Lama Lecture

UANews | May 2, 2012
Eighteen UA Honors College students traveled to San Diego recently to hear the Dalai Lama speak about compassion in a world of challenges. The adventure was made possible through the college's new field trip program, intended to enhance the student experience.

Brigetta Barrett: The Will to Rise

UANews | May 2, 2012
UA theatre arts major Brigetta Barrett, a three-time NCAA champion in track and field, is looking to win her fourth title and make Team USA for the 2012 Olympic Games. The high jumper, a junior at the UA, holds the top collegiate mark in the country and is tied for the second-best mark in the world.

Students Awarded NSF Graduate Fellowships

UANews | May 1, 2012
Five students who participated in federally funded graduate education preparatory programs for low-income, first-generation or underrepresented students at the UA have earned National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowships.

Former UA Swimmer Adjusts to Life as a Rhodes Scholar

UANews | April 30, 2012
Now a Rhodes Scholar, former UA swimmer Justine Schluntz reflects upon her time at the UA and her sense of feeling at home. Schluntz was named NCAA Woman of the Year in 2010.

A Model Student-Athlete

UANews | April 27, 2012