Ray Mabus
April 12, 2018
The former governor of Mississippi also served as secretary of the Navy in the Obama administration, establishing aggressive energy goals for the Navy and Marine Corps.
Dr. Michael D. Dake
April 12, 2018
Currently a professor of cardiothoracic surgery at Stanford University, Dake made medical history in 1992 with the implantation of the world's first thoracic stent-graft at Stanford.
UA President Robert C. Robbins (left) talks with professor Moe Momayez about the mining sensor network Momayez developed and is bringing to market via the startup Guia. (Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona)
March 20, 2018
Tech Launch Arizona held its annual I-Squared Expo and Awards event, and UA President Robert C. Robbins joined in to celebrate the honorees and their accomplishments.
Lisa Ordóñez, vice dean of the Eller College of Management, and Elliott Cheu, associate dean of the College of Science, are serving as co-chairs of the UA's Strategic Planning Committee.
Feb. 28, 2018
The session next Tuesday will be modeled after one that was held on the Tucson campus on Jan. 29. In addition, a series of 10 meetups will be conducted in March.
Participants met in small groups at a Jan. 29 event to consider the question: What impact will the UA have on students, society and the community in 10 years?
Feb. 14, 2018
Discussion groups at a well-attended kickoff event tackled the question: What impact will the University have on students, society and the community in 10 years?
The number of UA faculty who are leading a research and development award — and the number of R&D awards — climbed in fiscal 2017.
Feb. 8, 2018
Research and development expenditures surpassed the previous year's total by more than $18 million and exceeded the target set by the Arizona Board of Regents by more than $11 million.
UA President Robert C. Robbins addresses the Centennial Hall audience before the start of Monday night's science lecture. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
Jan. 22, 2018
The UA president's focus on the convergence of the physical, digital and biological worlds will be addressed by "Humans, Data and Machines," which launched Monday night with a lecture on algorithms and artificial intelligence by UA professor Stephen Kobourov.
The return of the Willem de Kooning painting "Woman-Ochre" to its place in the abstract expressionist collection at the UA Museum of Art was an unexpected highlight of 2017. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
Dec. 18, 2017
The UA generated headlines across the globe in 2017, as evidenced by our UANews list of top 10 stories. From the installation of a new president to the improbable recovery of a priceless art masterpiece, it has been another remarkable year in Wildcat Country. (UANow will resume on Jan. 9.)
Ricardo Valerdi has advised many UA student-athletes, including former football player Jason Sweet. Valerdi and Sweet worked together on an app that educates football players about concussion. (Photo: Emily Litvack/UA Office for Research, Discovery & Innovation)
Dec. 5, 2017
Systems engineering professor Ricardo Valerdi succeeds Jory Hancock as the University's faculty athletics representative to the Pac-12 Conference and NCAA.