Student Life

Since Spring Fling returned to the UA Mall four years ago, more than $265,000 has been raised for UA student clubs and organizations. (Photo: Jacob Chinn)
March 29, 2017
In addition to raising funds for dozens of UA student clubs and benefiting local organizations, Spring Fling has made sustainability a dominant theme. This year's edition is April 7-9.
Paws for the Cause, a 4-H club that is part of UA Cooperative Extension, raises dogs from the ages of 8 weeks to 14 months to be guide dogs for the blind or visually impaired. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
Jan. 18, 2017
Four students who are part of Paws for the Cause, a UA club that raises puppies to be guide dogs, bid an emotional farewell to their canine friends last weekend, while other members of the club enthusiastically welcomed new trainees. With UANews video (a must-see for dog lovers).
Ramses Sepulveda, project coordinator, helps a first-year student navigate a UAccess account. Sepulveda was stationed at the SOS desk on the first day of the fall semester to answer questions. (Photo courtesy of Jenny Nirh)
Aug. 24, 2016
The Office of Academic Success and Achievement created a service — and has expanded it — to answer student questions, and it is now available several ways.
Residence Life launched a project earlier this year to collect household and other items as students were moving out. Now that students are set to move back in with the start of the semester, a sale will be held, offering items at a fraction of the price of new purchases. The project is meant to divert waste from landfills and offer students a cost-saving option. (Photo: Patrick McArdle/UANews)
Aug. 15, 2016
To increase donations and recycling rates within UA residence halls, Residence Life launched a new initiative last spring. This week's Wildcat Welcome Week Rummage Sale is the result.
March 7, 2016
UA Career Services helps connect students with companies such as Amazon, Apple, Charles Schwab, Dillard’s and TripAdvisor. In a Q&A, GEICO recruiters share tips for job seekers.
Nov. 19, 2015
UA doctoral student Stephanie Hoeckley, who was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome in 2012, is working to improve the accessibility of classical music for those with autism.
Oct. 21, 2015
In the world of piano, Nino Bakradze has been recognized nationally and internationally.
Oct. 14, 2015
The dedication of Geraldo Rivera Greek Heritage Park will be a highlight of events during next week's Homecoming, celebrating 100 years of Greek Life on campus.
Sept. 8, 2015
UA dancer Danielle Sheather recently returned from a 95-day trip in the UK and Europe, where she studied and performed.