Recent News

May 13, 2020
While the pandemic is a shared challenge for the class of 2020, some students have also overcome deeply personal struggles, from drug addiction to family tragedies.
May 13, 2020
Abra McAndrew, assistant vice president of access, engagement and opportunity, says preparation and flexibility are key to succeeding in a tumultuous job market.
May 13, 2020
Coping with social isolation brought on by COVID-19 can be especially tough for teens. UArizona public health experts created a video to help teens through this unprecedented time.
J. David Lowell and his wife, Edith, at a Wildcats basketball game.
May 12, 2020
UArizona alumnus and advocate J. David Lowell, considered one of the mining industry's most successful entrepreneurs, died at age 92.
The university's 156th Commencement – its first-ever virtual ceremony – will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday and will be streamed on the Commencement website. (Photo: Chris Richards/Arizona Alumni Association)
May 12, 2020
President Robert C. Robbins will confer more than 11,000 bachelor's, master's, doctoral and professional degrees during the university's first-ever virtual Commencement ceremony.
Using focused X-rays, researchers can peek inside a sample of magnetic tunnel junctions and resolve the arrangement of atoms in the thin layers. (Image: Weigang Wang)
May 12, 2020
UArizona researchers report a discovery that opens new possibilities in the development of spintronics, a new type of memory storage capable of processing information much faster than current technology while consuming less energy.
May 7, 2020
A new UArizona project aims to build a stronger community of student veterans and empower them to tell their own stories, with an understanding of the broader context of post-war homecoming across different generations and cultures.
Jennie Treadway, a program coordinator in the Pinal County Cooperative Extension office, completes a screening with Sonnetta Cherry and her son Luis.
May 6, 2020
The earlier the better when it comes to identifying children with developmental delays, but social distancing has made early identification difficult. To help, UArizona Cooperative Extension has started offering free virtual development screenings.
May 5, 2020
According to new research, if current warming trends continue, an Indian Ocean El Niño could emerge as early as 2050.