Recent News

Microsoft's chief digital officer, Kurt DelBene (right), and College of Engineering Dean Jeff Goldberg discuss executive leadership with the audience at the inaugural talk in the College of Engineering speaker series, "Lessons in Engineering Leadership."
Feb. 6, 2018
UA alumnus Kurt DelBene's secrets to successful leadership include staying "deep in the weeds" of engineering while always operating from a business perspective.
UA engineering freshmen make water purifiers bound for Puerto Rico residents.
Feb. 2, 2018
With a hand from Salt River Project, freshmen built simple water purification devices, called WAPIs, that were distributed to Puerto Rico residents recovering from Hurricane Maria.
Feb. 1, 2018
The UA is one of 15 institutions partnering with the Pat Tillman Foundation, and the deadline is March 1 for eligible active-duty service members, veterans and military spouses.
Computer scientist Mihai Surdeanu speaks at the College of Science lecture series in Centennial Hall. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
Jan. 30, 2018
The UA's Mihai Surdeanu touches on the differences between artificial intelligence and the human mind — and where artificial intelligence is headed next.
Nurses employed by organizations that use compassion practices reported feeling more alertness, vigor and energy.
Jan. 29, 2018
Compassionate practices improve nurse well-being and also the experience of patients, according to research involving Allison Gabriel of the UA's Eller College of Management.
Calley Eads inspects a sample in the vacuum chamber to get it ready for measurement. (Photo: Kyle Mittan/UANews)
Jan. 29, 2018
For the first time, scientists have tracked electrons moving through exotic materials that may make up the next generation of computing hardware, revealing intriguing properties.
Jan. 29, 2018
Rob Gronkowski and Nick Foles may be the headliners, but they aren't the only former Arizona football players who have a stake in Sunday's big game between the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles. With Arizona Athletics highlights video.
Jan. 26, 2018
The Arizona World Soccer Program kicks off in Moscow this summer, offering students an opportunity to learn about soccer in a global context. Future locations include Paris and Munich.
Robert Fleischman and members of his research team stand dwarfed by a test structure built on the shake table at UC San Diego's Englekirk Structural Engineering Center.​​
Jan. 26, 2018
UA engineers are taking a sideways approach to shoring up buildings' seismic safety. Steel collectors are responsible for horizontally transferring earthquake forces.