Teaching and Students

Todd Fletcher, Leah Durán and Bob Holl, founder of Learning A-Z
April 19, 2018
Leah Durán will be the third Richard Ruiz Scholar/Artist in Residence, making her the first College of Education faculty member to fill the visiting scholar position in Guanajuato, Mexico.
April 13, 2018
The new class of Regents' Professors has these UA faculty members: David Breshears, Dr. Allan Hamilton, Barbara Mills, Steven Schwartz and Robert A. Williams Jr.
Rajesh Khanna has mentored Lindsey Chew since she was a UA freshman in 2014. On April 18, she will take part in Posters on the Hill, where she will present the non-opioid pain relief research she has contributed as part of the Khanna laboratory. (Photo: Stacy Pigott/UA News)
April 10, 2018
Neuroscience and cognitive science senior Lindsey Chew will represent the University on Capitol Hill as part of Posters on the Hill, an event showcasing undergraduate research.
The UA joins 105 four-year public institutions and only a few from Research I and the Association of American Universities that meet the criteria for eligibility for HSI designation.
April 5, 2018
The U.S. Department of Education has recognized the UA's success in the enrollment of Hispanic students and in providing educational opportunities to them.
Associate professor Samira Farwaneh (left) and doctoral candidate Kamilia Rahmouni are teaching a new course, "Minorities in the Arab World," through the UA School of Middle Eastern and North African Studies.
April 3, 2018
A new course through the UA's School of Middle Eastern and North African Studies offers students the chance to expand their cultural understanding by engaging with local community members representing various Middle Eastern ethnic groups.
UA law students (from left) Donald Walton, Pete Sabori, Garrett Holm, Logan Cooper, Christina Rinnert and Alexis Zendejas met with Daniel Vega, director of language and culture for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe.
March 28, 2018
Under director James Diamond's supervision, students in the Tribal Justice Clinic are getting valuable, real-world experience — and advancing the rights of indigenous people.
Elizabeth Bowman's research looks at the symbiotic microbial relationship between plant-related fungi and their hosts.
March 26, 2018
The William A. Hanacek Endowed Memorial Scholarship funds research by Elizabeth Bowman, making it possible to balance her education with responsibilities as a wife and mother.
UA College of Medicine – Phoenix students react to learning where they will train as residents.
March 21, 2018
On Match Day, a total of 194 students at the UA Colleges of Medicine in Phoenix and Tucson received the important news of their destinations for completing their training as residents.
Edward Anthony Polanco stands outside a temple in the pre-Columbian Maya site known as Palenque, located in the state of Chiapas in southern Mexico.
March 13, 2018
The University will celebrate its recognition as a top producer during upcoming Fulbright Week activities. Twelve Wildcats received Fulbright awards for 2017-2018.