The University of Arizona

The New Wildcats Are Here

UANews | June 5, 2012
This summer, thousands of new UA students will be visiting campus along with their families for orientation, which has been revised. The now one-day format focuses more heavily on connecting students and families not only with UA information and resources, but also one another.

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 Engineering Club Earns Raytheon Award

UANews | May 22, 2012
The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, a club at the UA committed to community outreach and recruitment, has been recognized with Raytheon's Eagle Award. The award pays tribute to the armed forces for the club's dedication to core values including discipline and courage.