Business and Law

The golf industry "uses so little water, but it's perceived as wasting water," said Kai Umeda of UA Cooperative Extension. "People may not understand what the golf course superintendents do — when they are trying to conserve water and use it judiciously."
Jan. 4, 2017
The research also validates that the industry is a responsible user of water, says the general manager of one Tucson country club, in addition to being a major employer.
Commercialization partner Nick Lim offers advice to entrepreneurial teams during a TLA NSF I-Corps class. (Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona)
Dec. 12, 2016
A group of 22 technology experts, business leaders and entrepreneurs offers its time and expertise to help refine UA inventions and develop startup strategies and teams.
Dec. 9, 2016
Most new jobs in the city are expected to be in education and health services; leisure and hospitality; professional and business services; and trade, transportation and utilities.
Nov. 30, 2016
Advertisers often use humor to grab consumers' attention, but they should do so with caution, UA research suggests. Two equally funny advertisements can have very different effects.
Nov. 30, 2016
Kassandra Kirk is involved in a nationwide marketing challenge through an Eller College of Management course, and she says the class has been an inspiration.
Nov. 21, 2016
While some embrace the busy shopping day in their quest for a good deal, others go out of their way to avoid it. UA professor Anita Bhappu assesses the state of Black Friday.
UA Native American Law Student Association members rehearse a production that explores the grassroots efforts to expand tribal sovereignty, allowing tribal nations to persecute non-members found to commit crimes against women on reservations.
Nov. 14, 2016
UA students will perform “Sliver of a Full Moon,” a play that explores the experiences of women and other advocates who pushed for important protections for American Indian women.
Nov. 8, 2016
According to UA research, employees who are angry are more likely to engage in unethical behavior at work — even if the source of their anger is not job-related.
Nancy and Peter Salter, center, with their daughter, Stephanie Weinshel, left, and UA Foundation President and CEO John-Paul Roczniak.
Oct. 19, 2016
Funds from Peter and Nancy Salter will endow the center, which offers certificate programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels and is developing hands-on learning opportunities.