Arizona Advantage

March 24, 2020
As millions of Americans continue to stay at home in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, UArizona researchers say thoughtful design can help reduce stress and create calm.
Conceptual drawing of The Refinery, the first building at the University of Arizona Tech Park at The Bridges. (Photo courtesy of The Boyer Company and Swaim Associates Architects)
Feb. 27, 2020
The first building, known as The Refinery, will house the University of Arizona Applied Research Corp., Tech Launch Arizona and the UArizona Center for Innovation.
Jan. 29, 2020
The University of Arizona has made its inaugural appearance on Forbes' third annual Best Employers For Diversity list, placing at No. 241 out of 500 businesses with at least 1,000 employees.
Dec. 10, 2019
A study conducted by the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship found that University of Arizona startups generated substantial economic impact, from state revenues to job creation.
Alexander Alvarez and Sonia Vohnout demonstrate the acoustoelectric cardiac imaging invention. (Photo: Eddie San Juan/Tech Launch Arizona)
Nov. 19, 2019
ElectroSonix has licensed the UArizona patents for acoustoelectric imaging, a technology that has the potential to improve the accuracy of cardiac ablation in treating cardiac arrhythmias.
Gallery 11/07/95 is the first memorial gallery in Bosnia and Herzegovina, an exhibition space with documentary and artistic interpretations aiming to preserve the memory of the Srebrenica tragedy and the 8,372 people who perished in the massacres.
Nov. 6, 2019
The Artistic Activism After Atrocity project examines how post-atrocity societies remember and engage with past violence, particularly the role of art in changing minds and attitudes.
Oct. 14, 2019
An NSF grant will help a University of Arizona researcher analyze public information campaigns as a strategy of border enforcement, comparing case studies from the United States and Australia.
David Hume Kennerly captured this image of former presidents George H.W. Bush, Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter in the Oval Office of the White House two weeks before Obama's Inauguration. (Photo: David Hume Kennerly. Collection: Center for Creative Photography, The University of Arizona: David Hume Kennerly Archive. © Center for Creative Photography, Arizona Board of Regents)
Oct. 10, 2019
Renowned photojournalist David Hume Kennerly has compiled an archive that represents 50 years of U.S. and world history, including iconic images of world leaders and historic events.
Marcel Breuer’s Wassily Chair is a reproduction of the 1925 original. Inspired by the ergonomic principles of the bicycle, Breuer was the first to use tubular steel to make furniture.
Oct. 7, 2019
An interdisciplinary University of Arizona Museum of Art exhibition and lectures examine the long-standing legacy and influence of a German art school.