Business and Law

Negar Katirai, Barbara Atwood, Natalie Cafasso and Chris Lloyd were among the UA faculty and students who visited the Arizona Supreme Court in June to hear oral arguments in a family law case.
Sept. 27, 2017
Students at the UA's James E. Rogers College of Law hoped to make a difference as "friends of the court" when they filed an amicus brief with the Arizona Supreme Court.
July 24, 2017
The topic of "fake news" has dominated the headlines, but what counts as fake news and how can it be stopped? A new report from the UA addresses those questions.
The UA's James E. Rogers College of Law
July 11, 2017
The UA's Bachelor of Arts in Law program prepares students for legal careers that don't require a Juris Doctor degree. Enrollment in the groundbreaking program recently surpassed 700 students, and the degree also will be offered online for the first time this fall.
Students working in the atrium of Eller's McClelland Hall (Photo: Gregor Orbino)
June 1, 2017
The UA's Eller College of Management made its first appearance in the Financial Times Executive Education rankings, debuting in the global top 75 and placing No. 4 in the Western U.S.
May 8, 2017
Alumnus Todd Pletcher, a product of the Race Track Industry Program, trained Always Dreaming, the Derby winner who is expected to compete in the Preakness on May 20.
The UA Race Track Industry Program offers two paths: the Business Path prepares students for work in the areas of race track management, regulation and pari-mutuel racing organizations; the Equine Management Path prepares students for work in areas dealing with racing and breeding animals.
May 3, 2017
With the running of the Kentucky Derby set for Saturday, Betsy Greene, a Cooperative Extension equine specialist, talks about the history of the race and its UA connections.
UA researchers Laura A. Bakkensen and Riana Johnson say weather provides both benefits and harm to economic sectors in the Tucson region. To help mitigate risks, both advocate for improved information exchanges, better adaptability and a greater reliance on insurance.
April 24, 2017
Evaluating conditions over a two-decade period, UA researchers found that Tucson has the greatest frequency of major storms when compared with other large metropolitan areas regionally.
April 17, 2017
UA alumnus and lawmaker Dennis DeConcini, a retired U.S. senator, will be awarded the UA's Veterans Award for Distinguished Service.
UA alumnus Steve Erickson was destined for a business career but took a risk and followed his interest, landing in the education field.
April 5, 2017
Steve Erickson was on a business track until he found his dream job in Teach for America. The first in a three-part series on alumni who say the UA prepared them for amazing careers.