Campus News

A former gymnasium in the Ina A. Gittings Building on the UA campus has been converted into a collaborative learning space for this electrical and computer engineering course taught by associate professor Loukas Lazos. Photo: Bob Demers/UANews
Feb. 20, 2019
The UA is one of 12 AAU-member institutions to receive funding to further existing efforts to improve undergraduate education as part of the AAU Undergraduate STEM Education Initiative.
Feb. 6, 2019
The UA is one of 45 institutions to receive a green light from the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, which rates more than 400 of the nation’s top colleges and universities.
More than 100 students took part in this year's Zero-Waste Challenge, collecting more than 3.8 tons of recycling and more than 800 pounds of compostable materials. (Photo: Ryan Dotson)
Feb. 6, 2019
A campuswide sustainability effort diverted more than 45 percent of waste from landfills during the Wildcats' "Zero-Waste" football game, more than doubling the UA's amount of waste diversion in 2017.
Austin K. Yamada
Feb. 5, 2019
The University of Arizona Applied Research Corp. will focus the UA's research strengths in several diverse areas on solving national security issues.
Jan. 30, 2019
The UA is among 200 colleges and universities featured in the 2019 edition of The Princeton Review's "The Best Value Colleges." The schools were chosen based on return-on-investment ratings.
Conceptual artwork of a pair of entangled quantum particles interacting. (Photo: Mark Garlick/Science Photo Library)
Jan. 25, 2019
UA researchers are building a quantum hub known as Inquire, which will be the world's first shared research and training instrument to help researchers in diverse fields benefit from quantum resources.
From left: UA President Robert C. Robbins, Vic and Karen Smith, Margarethe Cooper, Shane Burgess (Photo: Sunstreet Photo)
Jan. 25, 2019
Margarethe Cooper, an assistant professor of practice in animal and comparative biomedical sciences, is the inaugural holder of the Victor P. Smith Endowed Chair in Food Safety Education.
Many Arizona Online students are adults working full time and parents who seek the flexibility of online courses. (Photo: UA Student Affairs & Enrollment Management, Academic Initiatives & Student Success)
Jan. 15, 2019
In only its fourth year of operation and third year of rankings eligibility, the University of Arizona has established itself as a leader in online education, vaulting into the top 10 percent of all online bachelor's programs in the U.S.
UA Tech Park at Rita Road
Jan. 7, 2019
Carol Stewart, former CEO of the Association of University Research Parks, has joined the UA to oversee Tech Parks Arizona, which includes the UA Tech Park at Rita Road, the Arizona Center for Innovation, and the future UA Tech Park at The Bridges.