Business and Law

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.
March 22, 2017
The UA is now a hub for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's pro bono program. Under the initiative, Arizona residents who want to file a patent application can apply for assistance.
The UA's Han Jiang and his colleagues explored what influences CEOs' decisions to stay or go when business is bad.
March 15, 2017
The strength of an executive's social network may influence whether he or she stays or goes when a company starts to falter, according to new research led by the UA. CEOs who have strong personal relationships with business colleagues and key external stakeholders are less likely to jump ship.
Conference speakers will discuss the evolution of shopping and how retailers can integrate the digital and in-store shopping experience.
March 7, 2017
The UA's Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing has announced the presenters for the 21st annual Global Retailing Conference, set for April 20 and 21 at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort in Tucson.