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An open house at the BIO5 Institute led to a student's internship with immunobiology professor Felicia Goodrum on the cytomegalovirus and its potentially devastating effects.
The UA's newly created Office of Student Engagement recently launched a website to explain how the policy works and to provide resources for students.
Five recent UA graduates will be placed in Tucson high schools this fall as part of the College Advising Corps, which works to increase the number of first-generation college students.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency awarded first place and $150,000 to UA faculty for their method of predicting reported cases of the chikungunya virus.
A book by Ben Irvin will explore the lives of Revolutionary War veterans with disabilities, showing that many paid a steep price for the liberty we celebrate on the Fourth of July.
Today is Asteroid Day and Eric Christensen, director of the UA's Catalina Sky Survey, discusses the chances of danger from a giant space rock slamming into our planet.
The University's prestige and reputation, along with supportive clubs and organizations, are a part of what appeals to those who are resuming their education.
With a history of commitment to sustainability, the UA has been a member of the Green Sports Alliance since 2013 and in March hosted a "zero waste" men's basketball game.
The first of five instruments that will map and analyze asteroid Bennu as part of the UA-led OSIRIS-REx mission has arrived at the Lockheed Martin Space Systems facility and awaits integration into the spacecraft structure.
Program will make the UA more attractive to Native and non-Native students interested in studying the history, socioeconomic issues and environments of Native communities in the U.S.
Students have the opportunity to earn a UA Bachelor of General Studies degree by taking classes on the Paradise Valley Community College campus.
The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities awards an elite designation to the University for its ability to translate research into technology innovation and commercialization.
Carol Bender, director of the UA's Undergraduate Biology Research Program, launched a 10-week program that sent 10 students to the Czech Academy of Sciences.
A new optical component developed by astronomers at the UA and Leiden University in the Netherlands pushes the capability of detecting alien planets closer to their host stars than ever before.
Michael Hammer appears as one of the experts in "First Peoples," a five-part series examining how Homo sapiens moved around the globe to become its dominant human species. The series premieres Wednesday night.
The various instruments that will enable OSIRIS-REx to safely travel to the asteroid Bennu, take a sample and return it to Earth are being readied for shipment to the spacecraft's assembly facility.
UA President Ann Weaver Hart has signed a memorandum of understanding to establish a new Center for Mexican Studies in partnership with the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
With $300,000 in new private foundation funding, more community college transfer students will be recruited to pursue degrees in the College of Science as part of the UA's ongoing STEM education efforts.
The Nederlander Organization and Broadway in Tucson general manager Lendre Kearns are expected to bring "a track record of success" to Centennial Hall productions.
The UA College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Department of Nutritional Sciences is now offering online courses for its nutrition minor during each summer and winter session.