The University of Arizona

Woman’s Poems Reveal Perspective as Veteran, Civilian

UA student and military veteran Felisa Hervey writes about war in poems drawn from her unique experience as a veteran and civilian. Hervey's most recent collection is "Letters to War and Lethe."

New Start Gives Incoming Students a Strong Beginning

With the start of the new academic year, hundreds of incoming freshman are better prepared for their transition into high after having completed the New Start program. The comprehensive, six-week summer program orients and acclimates high school students to the academic rigor and social engagement characteristic of campus life.

UA Alumni: Why They Give

The UA's Alumni Magazine featured 10 people who graduated from the UA 10 years ago and decided to give back to the UA. Their stories describe lifelong friendships and encounters with UA professors and advisers who changed their perspectives and helped catapult their careers.

A Tribute to Outgoing Pride of Arizona Band Director, Jay Rees

Philippines Surgical Medical Mission Includes UA Anesthesiology Team

UA members of the Bohol Medical Mission team performed surgeries in Bohol.

UA Supporter Receives Surprise Ben’s Bell

Camp Ignites STEM-Related Wonder in Middle School Students

The BlastOff! summer camp at the UA is helping to develop the next generation of scientists. Founded by students and faculty in the UA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, the student-run camp provides middle school students with a foundational understanding of STEM-related research and careers.

A Peer Mentor for Students Who Need the Most Help

UA political science student Trevor Gervais, an Arizona Assurance scholar, is on a personal mission to ensure that educational resources are available to more students. Serving as a peer adviser in the Pathway to Academic Student Success probation program, Gervais mentors students whose grades have suffered for a variety of reasons, helping them to become better prepared so that they can stay at the UA and eventually graduate.

Some of the Sweet Moments from UA's 150th Commencement

The UA's 150th Commencement ceremony included a high-energy fireworks show and memorial sendoff for thousands of UA students who earned their degrees. And the event included a number of sweet moments, including the engagement of two graduates.

Thank you Wildcat Mothers