Teaching and Students
Dec. 13, 2018
Engineering Student, From Family of Farmworkers, Aims to 'Make Lives Easier' for Those in the Fields
Engineering freshman Alexis Morales came to the UA to help fulfill his father's dream of having a "Wildcat family." Now that he's here, Morales hopes to learn how he can, as an engineer, help on-the-ground workers in the agriculture industry – people like his parents.
Dec. 11, 2018
Thomas Koch and Harrison Barrett are being honored as National Academy of Inventors Fellows, which is the highest professional distinction awarded to academic inventors.
Dec. 10, 2018
Systems engineering and mathematics double major Keara Burke is helping NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft find the perfect place to collect samples on the asteroid Bennu.
Dec. 5, 2018
UA graduate Leah Crowder is one of 32 new Rhodes Scholars. Skilled in a variety of areas, from language learning to circus arts, Crowder will study international relations at Oxford.
Nov. 30, 2018
The gift from the college's founding dean, James Wyant, and his family will add 10 endowed faculty chairs to the nation's largest academic optics education and research program.
Nov. 20, 2018
Located at the Student Union Memorial Center, the nation's first student-run rooftop greenhouse with the capacity for year-round food production helps stock the Campus Pantry.
Nov. 16, 2018
UA President Robert C. Robbins explained the five pillars of the university's strategic plan during a meeting of the Arizona Board of Regents on Friday, Nov. 16.
Nov. 13, 2018
Summer internships in a UA bioinformatics laboratory led to the realization of a prestigious scientific goal for three local high school students.
Nov. 9, 2018
Since 1996, the University of Arizona Critical Languages Program in the College of Humanities has been developing interactive multimedia systems for less commonly taught foreign languages. To expand the impact of these expert-designed courses, the UA has licensed 13 of the courses to startup Language Canvas, which is taking them forward and making them available to schools, programs, and individual learners everywhere.