Business and Law
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.
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.
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.
Feb. 21, 2017
A new substitute for concrete has a number of advantages over traditional Portland cement and goes by the name Acrete, a combination of “Arizona” and “concrete.”
Feb. 8, 2017
With the world at our fingertips, the notion of being "lost" has become almost inconceivable, says Laura Brandimarte, a UA assistant professor of management information systems.
Feb. 6, 2017
A panel of five explains why commercials such as the Anheuser-Busch ad work well while others such as the Kia ad featuring Melissa McCarthy come up a little short.
Feb. 3, 2017
Codelucida, which commercializes error-correction technology for data storage and communications, has raised approximately $700,000 in a round of angel investment funding.
Feb. 2, 2017
Between 2013 and July 2016, Tech Launch Arizona provided almost $2.2 million in Asset Development funding to prepare 82 early-stage technologies for licensing. So far in FY 2017, it has provided funds for seven projects.
Jan. 9, 2017
Throughout the past year, UA researchers were involved in some of the most exciting and eye-opening news stories. Among them: the OSIRIS-REx space launch, a newly discovered planet with three suns, and findings that revealed how AIDS spread across North America.