UA alumnus Steve Erickson was destined for a business career but took a risk and followed his interest, landing in the education field.
April 5, 2017
Steve Erickson was on a business track until he found his dream job in Teach for America. The first in a three-part series on alumni who say the UA prepared them for amazing careers.
Melody Robidoux
March 20, 2017
Melody Robidoux, who is passionate about policy related to women’s rights and social justice, will fund the chair to be held by Brint Milward, director of the school.
Zu-Chun Lin (right) with Joan Shaver, dean of the UA College of Nursing, at the Wildcat Nurse Alumni Awards Breakfast on Saturday. Lin received the UA's Global Achievement Award.
Oct. 31, 2016
Zu-Chun Lin, a former UA doctoral student, brings documents to renew the University's partnership with a private university in Taiwan where she is a professor and administrator.
Tania Martínez Cruz explains the significance of her striped scarf to the audience as she accepts her prize at the Mexico City residence of President Enrique Peña Nieto. (Photo courtesy of
Sept. 15, 2016
Tania Eulalia Martinez Cruz of Mexico's indigenous Mixe community is using her master's degree in agriculture and biosystems engineering to help indigenous farming communities become more self-sufficient.
Alan Davis: "I was somewhere in the middle of Salt Lake City for a video shoot for the Special Olympics when I realized how much I loved the career I had chosen. I mean, I always liked elements of freelancing and I loved creating with the camera. Also, the business aspect of freelancing fascinated me. But, really, it wasn't until that night that I became a storyteller." (Photo: John de Dios)
Aug. 29, 2016
Alan Davis writes about how one class at the UA was all it took to inspire a freelance career in video production that has taken him places in little more than a year.
Ed Warnock (front) and the Perlan crew exhibit their glider at the Experimental Aircraft Association AirVenture show in July 2015 at Wittman Regional Airport in Wisconsin. (Photo courtesy of Ed Warnock)
Aug. 10, 2016
Aerospace engineer Ed Warnock is preparing to launch an engineless aircraft to the edge of space — and elevate our knowledge about climate, the ozone layer and flying on Mars.
Brittany Reynoso is the coordinator of team family relations for the Chicago Cubs organization. (Photo courtesy of Lisa Romero)
Aug. 5, 2016
As coordinator of team family relations for the Chicago Cubs organization, Eller College of Management graduate Brittany Reynoso works in the business behind baseball.
Maria Andrade
June 29, 2016
The native of Cape Verde Islands studied agronomy and plant genetics at the UA, and her sweet-potato research has impacted the lives of children and farmers in Mozambique.
June 13, 2016
Although Sydney and Vince Flynn will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary this month, they haven't slowed down in creative output. They launched to show their work.