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UA Hosts Meeting on Environmental Health

9 hours 46 min ago
NIEHS meeting addresses a range of topics, including environmental effects on obesity, epigenetics, metabolic disease and cancer, and the social and legal implications of environmental health issues.

Students Urged to Bring Politics to Table

9 hours 46 min ago
Politics have become a taboo topic for many. Documentary filmmaker Julie Winokur hopes to change that with her film and community engagement campaign "Bring It to the Table," which she brought to the UA.

How Food Shapes Who We Are

9 hours 46 min ago
As part of its centennial celebration and coinciding with National Food Month, the UA School of Anthropology is highlighting faculty and student research on the topic of food.

UA Bolsters Opportunities for Online Students

9 hours 46 min ago
As part of the recently launched UA Online, a General Education Academy will deliver fully online composition courses, as well as other core courses such as second-language training for students who require it.

Parking Program Puts Citizenship Ahead of Fines

9 hours 46 min ago
Students who recently have received a parking citation on campus may be able to have the fine significantly reduced or waived entirely, thanks to a new diversion program adopted by the UA.

How Twitter Can Help Predict Emergency-Room Visits

9 hours 46 min ago
New research led by the UA suggests that tweets by asthma sufferers, coupled with information on air quality, could help hospitals better predict ER resource and staffing needs.

Alumnus and Ex-Governor Raúl Castro Has Died

9 hours 46 min ago
UA law school graduate made history in 1974 when he became the first Mexican-American to be elected governor of Arizona. He later served two presidents as a U.S. ambassador.

$1M Gift From Regent, Family to UA Cancer Center

9 hours 46 min ago
The donation from Ram and Meera Krishna will go toward construction of an outpatient facility at the UA Cancer Center at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center/Dignity Health in Phoenix.

UA Announces Tuition Proposal

9 hours 46 min ago
Students who already are in the Guaranteed Tuition Plan would see no increase in tuition and mandatory fees for the 2015-16 academic year, and the offer would be extended to continuing students.

Accelerating Universe: Not As Fast?

9 hours 46 min ago
A UA-led team of astronomers has found that the expansion of the universe since the Big Bang might not be quite as fast as textbooks say, thanks to a diversity of supernovae.

Ecosystem Metaphor May Apply to Humans

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 3:50am
Principles from biological systems that are parallel to human systems may provide ways of understanding how human groups — and even terrorist organizations — function.

Two Programs Focus on Effects of Abuse

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 3:50am
"Family Affair" and "The Perfect Victim" are new episodes of the acclaimed independent film series "America ReFramed," airing on the WORLD Channel.

Behind the Plate: A Catcher's Perspective

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 3:50am
Even at the college level, a skilled catcher such as the UA's Riley Moore must be capable of complex statistical analysis, have lightning-fast judgment and have highly developed organizational and leadership skills.

The Art and Science of the Environment

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 3:50am
"Marking Time to a Changing Climate," a new collaborative exhibit at the UA, illustrates ways that the humanities are being used to explore issues in scientific research and discovery.

Busy UA Student Still Finds the Stage

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 3:50am
Mackenzie Romriell is a mother, a teacher, a student pursuing her doctorate and a singer — and she still has room for an opera at the UA.

UA Vet Med Program Looks at Needs

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 3:50am
The state's only public veterinary medical education program, scheduled to launch in 2016, hopes to address rural veterinarian shortages and offer unique practical experience while holding down student costs.

E-Week: Fun, Games and Brains

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 3:50am
With 28 student clubs participating, this year's edition could be the biggest one yet in promoting engineering to the UA campus and the community.

UA Honors Asian American Heritage

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 3:50am
Speakers, performances, movie nights and a graduation ceremony are being held at the University in recognition of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.

UA App Designed to Help Women Quit Smoking

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 3:50am
See Me Smoke-Free, the first multibehavioral mobile health app designed to help women quit smoking, eat well and get moving, is now available for free on the Google Play Store.

Old Main's Douglas Fir Gets New Life

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 3:50am
A group of UA School of Architecture students was presented with a unique challenge: Repurpose the salvaged wood that made up Old Main's veranda for more than 120 years.