Recent News

March 16, 2018
The majority of current UA students would see no increase because their tuition and fees previously were frozen under the UA's Guaranteed Tuition Plan.
The UA's Larry Head has led the development of infrastructure for vehicle-to-vehicle communication, which is expected to be on U.S. roads in about six years. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
March 14, 2018
A wealth of connected-vehicle research by professor Larry Head is helping to determine how people will move about in the cities of tomorrow. With UANews video. The series Fast Forward is examining the UA's role in the convergence of the digital, physical and biological worlds.
Kevin Anchukaitis (plaid shirt) and Oyunsanaa Byambasuren take cross-sections of dead trees on Mongolia’s Uurgat lava field. The researchers used tree rings to create a record of Mongolia’s droughts stretching 2,060 years into the past. (Photo: Neil Pederson © 2013)
March 14, 2018
The 2000-2010 drought that killed livestock and drove nomadic herders to migrate to cities was rare but not unprecedented, according to a team that included a UA dendrochronologist.
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.
Henry Koffler was the first University of Arizona alumnus to serve as president, and his nine-year tenure saw increases in enrollment, number of faculty and staff, and research expenditures. (Photo: John de Dios/UANews)
March 12, 2018
As the first alumnus to serve as president, he oversaw the University's ascension to the top ranks of research universities. External research funding more than tripled during his tenure.
The Angel Charity Culinary Education Center, depicted in this artist's rendering, will include a state-of-the-art commercial kitchen where children can learn to prepare healthy meals from food they have grown at Tucson Village Farm.
March 12, 2018
Tucson Village Farm's seed-to-table mission to teach children how to prepare healthy meals from fresh foods is being supported by a grant from Angel Charity.
Douglas Hockstad
March 8, 2018
The current assistant vice president of TLA will succeed David Allen, who is retiring effective April 28 after a six-year tenure of reinvigorating the UA's research commercialization.
"Soldiers Plundering a Farm," by Sebatian Vrancx, 1620
March 7, 2018
The UA Division for Late Medieval and Reformation Studies is marking the 400th anniversary of the start of the Thirty Years' War with a series of events on "The Miseries of War."
A student in a writing course taught by Jamey Rogers (Photo: Z Saenz, SBS Tech)
March 7, 2018
A national award reflects the UA’s investments in the program — including smaller class sizes — that are designed to enhance student academic and career success.