International

Center for Arabic Study Abroad fellows at an orientation dinner. (Photo courtesy of Harvard University)
April 16, 2019
The Center for Arabic Study is finding a new home at the UA, where it will be overseen by director Sonia Shiri.
Since 2007, several international organizations have helped recover more than 8,000 artifacts looted from the National Museum of Afghanistan. Through a unique partnership, the UA is teaching Afghani students how to fight back against illegal trafficking of cultural property. (Photo: Ninaras CC BY 4.0)
April 3, 2019
Students in Afghanistan attended an online UA class developed to raise their awareness of illicit trafficking and help them protect important cultural artifacts.
Feb. 14, 2019
The Chronicle of Higher Education has ranked the colleges that grant the most bachelor’s degrees in foreign languages, with the UA finishing among the top 10 in the nation.
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.
Jay Nunamaker developed the AVATAR system with graduate students to make border crossings both more secure and more efficient. (Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona)
Aug. 27, 2018
UA researchers have developed AVATAR, an interactive system that interviews border crossers, monitors thousands of physical signals and alerts agents when it detects deception.
UA students in the sustainable built environments program prepare to interact via virtual exchange with their peers from the American University in Cairo.
Aug. 27, 2018
Harnessing Innovation through Virtual Exchange, or HIVE, is buzzing at the UA and at the American University in Cairo as classrooms transform into global hubs of knowledge.
A ceremony at Mexico's Diplomatic Academy, Instituto Matías Romero, honored the first cohort of graduates. (Photo: Instituto Matías Romero)
Aug. 3, 2018
Mexican diplomats are learning the foundations of American law from the UA James E. Rogers College of Law in order to enhance consular services and strengthen binational relations.
Tools of the trade: translation headphones await participants in a business conference room.
Aug. 1, 2018
Properly trained interpreters and translators have never been in more demand. The UA National Center for Interpretation strives to produce professionals to meet the needs of an increasingly interconnected world.
Zlática Kraljevic worked in Alan Randolph's crystallization lab in the UA Department of Chemical Engineering while pursuing graduate degrees. After earning her master's in 1977, she became one of the first women to earn a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from the UA in 1981.
July 18, 2018
Zlática Kraljevic carried the lessons she learned at the UA to a far-reaching career that has spanned multiple industries, from energy services to global consulting and education.

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