Recent News

April 29, 2020
In a time of uncertainty, false information is flourishing. UArizona experts in law, journalism and digital technology discuss how to deal with bad information circulating around COVID-19.
Arizona's Minecraft community will allow participants to explore Old Main, the university's oldest and most iconic building, and its surrounding area in central campus.
April 29, 2020
A group of UArizona students are building a Minecraft community that will allow future Wildcats to explore campus while staying safe inside.
Diana Liverman
April 28, 2020
UArizona Regents Professor Diana Liverman has been elected to two prestigious honoraries for her work on climate change and society.
Several UArizona research teams, including one co-led by Michael Johnson, assistant professor of immunobiology, will investigate novel COVID-19 treatments. (Photo: Nicole Swinteck/Department of Immunobiology)
April 28, 2020
Thirteen research teams will address various aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic with financial support from a rapid-turnaround seed grants supplied through the BIO5 Institute and state funding. The grants amount to more than $500,000.
The antibody blood test can detect whether people have been exposed to and mounted an immune response to COVID-19. (Photo: Kris Hanning/University of Arizona Health Sciences)
April 27, 2020
The first phase of testing will include 3,000 health care workers and first responders in Pima County, as well as 1,500 members of the general public.
Alison Levine has climbed the highest peak on every continent and has skied to both the North and South poles.
April 24, 2020
Alison Levine has summited some of the world's tallest mountains while also climbing the corporate ladder. On May 15, she will address graduating seniors virtually.
April 24, 2020
Inventors at the James C. Wyant College of Optical Sciences have developed a method for enhancing the performance of optical fiber lasers. UArizona has licensed the technology to startup CMLaser Technologies Inc.
Many consumers tried online grocery buying for the first time in March, and the trend may continue, says UArizona researcher Sabrina Helm.
April 23, 2020
Consumer scientist Sabrina Helm talks about current trends in consumer spending, online shopping and stockpiling and what they might mean for the future of retail.
Isabella Espinoza
April 23, 2020
The university will welcome 12 of this year's 19 Flinn Scholars, who are among Arizona's highest-achieving high school seniors. This will be UArizona's largest cohort of Flinn Scholars in about a decade.