Campus News

Victor Smith
April 16, 2019
Dr. Mae Jemison and Victor Smith will receive honorary doctorates, and Andy Harris will receive the Alumni Achievement Award during the UA's 155th Commencement on May 10.
April 15, 2019
Faculty members Alfred McEwen, John Rutherfoord, Dr. Marvin Slepian, Rod Wing and Lucy Ziurys are being recognized for their distinguished accomplishments.
Mae Jemison
April 8, 2019
Dr. Mae C. Jemison served six years as a NASA astronaut and was the first woman of color in the world to go into space, aboard a joint space shuttle mission with the Japanese space agency.
From left: Visiting scholar Qi Wei, research technician Aishwarya Rao, associate professor Sadhana Ravishankar and UA President Robert C. Robbins. (Photo: Tech Launch Arizona)
April 4, 2019
On April 1, Tech Launch Arizona hosted its sixth annual I-Squared Awards and Expo to recognize the greatest contributors to the local ecosystem of invention and commercialization from both inside and outside the university.
Banner – University Medical Center Tucson's new patient tower will be open to patients beginning April 22. (Photo: Todd Eckelman Photography)
March 27, 2019
Banner – University Medical Center Tucson's new nine-story hospital tower opens to patients April 22, with a community preview planned for April 7.
Elise Lopez is the inaugural director of the UA Consortium on Gender-Based Violence. (Photo: Nividita Chatani/UA College of Social and Behavioral Sciences)
March 26, 2019
The Chris and Carrie Shumway Foundation's gift will support a center that seeks to model and inspire a radical shift in the way people think about and address gender-based violence.
March 22, 2019
The majority of current UA students will not see an increase in tuition or fees under the 2019-2020 proposal.
UA alumnus Gabriel Camacho is serving as a Peace Corps health volunteer in Zambia. (Photo courtesy of Peace Corps)
March 21, 2019
The UA ranked No. 15 among top Peace Corps volunteer-producing colleges and universities.
March 21, 2019
The UA's support of free speech received the highest recognition for the protection of free expression from the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education.