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Over the past two decades, Rees has led the Pride of Arizona, known as the "World's First Alternative Music Marching Band." Rees has taken a position with the University of Miami.
The UA and three other higher education institutions have united to increase the number of American Indian and Alaska Native students in the STEM fields. The collaboration has just received a $2.4 million grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, supporting the Sloan Indigenous Graduate Partnership, which was established at the UA.
UA College of Medicine students are spending the summer serving rural communities through a program designed to address the shortage of physician in Arizona's non-urban areas. The Rural Health Professions Program encourages medical students to practice in small Arizona communities, where there's a desperate need for medical specialists.