Teaching and Students

As part of a transportation planning class at the UA, Landgrave-Serrano and her classmates hit the streets of Tucson to practice "tactical urbanism."
Feb. 20, 2019
Monica Landgrave-Serrano, a graduate student in the UA College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, believes in the social and economic power of urban planning.
Robert Fleischman, pictured with members of his research team at a test structure built on the shake table at UC San Diego’s Englekirk Structural Engineering Center, will travel to Italy as a Fulbright scholar to lead an integrated research and teaching program in earthquake engineering.
Feb. 13, 2019
Eight UA faculty members have the opportunity to teach and conduct research internationally thanks to Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program awards.
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.
At the Pima Air and Space Museum in Tucson, Alex Spartz poses in front of a McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18A Hornet that has the paint scheme of a U.S. Navy Blue Angel.
Jan. 10, 2019
A UA aerospace engineering student shows that determination trumps physical limitation.
La Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, in Lima, Peru, will be the site of one of the UA's newest micro-campuses, UA Lima.
Dec. 18, 2018
UA Lima and UA Mauritius are on track to accept their first students in the fall of 2019, joining an expanding network of UA micro-campuses worldwide.
Engineering freshman Alexis Morales is the last to make his dad's dream of having a "Wildcat family" come true. Morales is the youngest of four, and all of his siblings have degrees from or are attending the UA. (Photo: Kyle Mittan/UANews)
Dec. 13, 2018
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.
Tom Koch (Photo: Ameé Hennig)
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.
Keara Burke is an image processing intern on the UA-led OSIRIS-REx NASA mission.
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.
Leah Crowder, who earned her bachelors degree in Middle Eastern and North African studies at the UA, will study international relations at Oxford as a Rhodes scholar. (Photo: Chris Richards/UA Alumni Association)
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.