The University of Arizona

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.

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. 

Visiting Teachers Develop Materials for Local Educators

UANews | March 12, 2012
Teachers from Mexico involved in the SEED project at the UA designed books to serve as resources for Tucson-area educators who teach about indigenous languages. The books focus on local legends, creation stories, life cycles, letter sounds and other content.

UA Receives Award for Internationalization

UANews | March 9, 2012
The Association of International Educators has honored the UA for its Latin American Research Program and its effort to train undergraduate students from abroad to conduct research while also preparing them for graduate study.

UA Downtown Launches Sustainable City Project

UANews | March 9, 2012
UA Downtown has launched a new partnership designed to tackle the profoundly complex issues facing Tucson and other cities in the 21st century. The Sustainable City Project focuses on issues of sustainable urban development and livable cities through education, outreach and research.

Class Project Part of Effort to Repair Old Main

UANews | March 8, 2012
UA students have designed and are building systems that will channel rainwater away from the iconic building's foundation. It's part of a series of repairs scheduled for the UA's 121-year-old landmark.