Campus News

Oct. 30, 2017
Looking to extend your Halloween? Then don't miss the popular campus walking tour, which will start on Friday evening at Old Main and end at Bear Down Gym.
Wilma and Wilbur Wildcat greet the crowd at the annual Homecoming bonfire.
Oct. 24, 2017
The UA Alumni Association, in the spotlight this week, is "critical when it comes to the advancement of the University," says Chad Becker, a member of its governing board. The association is celebrating its 120th anniversary by launching the Alumni Heritage Society.
"Wildcat for Life" is a slogan that has meaning to the 15 recipients of Alumni of the Year awards for 2017.
Oct. 23, 2017
The award recipients include OSIRIS-REx principal investigator Dante Lauretta and represent a host of accomplishments. They will be honored Friday as part of Homecoming.
(Photo: Jacob Chinn)
Oct. 17, 2017
The University placed in the top 0.3 percent among more than 27,000 higher-education institutions worldwide, according to the Center for World University Rankings.
Oct. 17, 2017
The UA assistant professor discusses the ways in which American gun culture, policing and law enforcement intersect along the lines of race, gender and socioeconomics.
Journalism faculty member William Schmidt and students participated in the James W. Foley Freedom Run last year to remember the journalist killed by ISIS in 2014. From left are students Ava Garcia, David Joseph Del Grande, Jamie Verwys, Andrew Paxton and Alex McIntyre. (Photo: Mike Chesnick)
Oct. 9, 2017
The James W. Foley Freedom Run/Walk 5K is a nationwide event in memory of the freelance journalist who was kidnapped and brutally slain in 2013 while reporting inside Syria.
The Marshall Building, home of the UA School of Journalism
Oct. 9, 2017
A total of 18, including several Pulitzer Prize winners and four former directors of the UA's school, will be inducted next spring for their record of achievement and service.
Gov. Doug Ducey (left) and UA President Robert C. Robbins (center) tour Building 90 with Bob Smith (right), vice president of University Planning, Design and Operations. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
Oct. 9, 2017
Gov. Doug Ducey visits the UA to kick off the renovation of Building 90, the first infrastructure project launched under a bond package for higher education. With UANews video.
UA junior Daryan Singer benefited from the University's strategic investment in financial aid.  (Photo: Stacy Pigott/UANews)
Oct. 4, 2017
A campuswide collaboration to increase student success — driven by in-depth data analysis — led to a significant rise in retention rates, which exceeded the 83 percent goal set by the Arizona Board of Regents. Junior Daryan Singer is one student who has benefited from the renewed focus.