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UA Dean Calls for 'Decade of Nutrition'

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 3:50am
While the Mediterranean diet is specific to the region encompassing parts of Italy, Greece and Spain, it can be adapted to desert lands. A four-part cooking series will show how.

Judaic Studies Torah Is Being Restored

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 3:50am
The UA campus and community at large are invited to observe the restoration of a Torah scroll.

UA to Expand Number of Tillman Scholars

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 3:50am
To date, 18 students have earned Tillman Military Scholarships, with eight of those students currently enrolled.

New Professorship for Department of Communication

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 3:50am
UA alumnus Steve Lynn and his wife, Nancy, have established the Steve and Nancy Lynn Endowed Professorship in UA Department of Communication. Chris Segrin, who heads the department, has been named its first endowed professor.

Understanding the World's Religious, Political Clashes

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 3:50am
Three international scholars will present on religion, secularism and political belonging in public talks to be held at the UA in February.

UA Public Health Students to Assist on Super Bowl Sunday

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 3:50am
SAFER team members will be at every first-aid station, working alongside emergency medical technicians inside University of Phoenix Stadium.

Iceland Rises as Its Glaciers Melt From Climate Change

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 3:50am
A UA-led research team has caught the attention of international media with its findings, which indicate a connection to the onset of warming 30 years ago.

Speaker Series to Feature 'Genius Grant' Winners

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 3:50am
For the first time, five MacArthur Fellows at the UA will come together to talk about research. Neuroscientist Nicholas Strausfeld tells how his work has been influenced by the fellowship.

UA Employees Honored for Their Work

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 3:50am
Congratulations to these recently honored University employees.

A New Way to Visualize the UA's Statewide Impact

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 3:50am
Check it out: Our Impact Map is a treasure trove of data, providing a uniquely comprehensive illustration of the University's presence in Arizona.

UA Hosts Mexican Science Delegation

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 3:50am
The University's expertise in mining, engineering and technology attracts the interest of a Mexican senator who heads his country's Commission on Science and Technology, prompting a three-day visit.

Professor Supports Parkinson's Research Through Song

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 3:50am
Since being diagnosed with young-onset Parkinson's disease, the UA's Melissa Tatum has used songwriting as a creative outlet and is raising funds for medical research.

Picking Up on the Smell of Evolution

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 3:50am
UA researchers have discovered some of the changes in genes, physiology and behavior that enable a species to drastically change its lifestyle in the course of evolution.

UA Branding Expert Says NFL's Image Will Recover

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 3:50am
With the Super Bowl to be played in Arizona on Sunday, Hope Schau of the Eller College of Management says the league still "hasn't lost the essence of what it is."

UA Arthritis Center Receives $6.1M Grant

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 3:50am
Researchers at the UA Arthritis Center at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson are working to identify treatments to slow the progression of osteoarthritis, supported by a five-year grant.

Providing Tomorrow's Medicine Today

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:50am
The mission of the new Arizona Center for Accelerated Biomedical Innovation: Transform UA research into practical health care solutions, through the commercialization of biomedical technologies.

Engineering Discovery Brings Invisibility Closer to Reality

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:50am
Someone looking at a person wearing a cloak with artificially designed refraction properties would see part or none of the person.

Department of Philosophy Retains Top Ranking

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:50am
University tied with MIT and UNC Chapel Hill and ranked ahead of Cornell, Brown, Chicago, Duke and other prestigious institutions.

UA Invention Slows Water Evaporation, Generates Energy

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:50am
Co-developed by the UA's Moe Momayez, product is the result of an effort to find ways to conserve water in mining tailings (remediation) ponds.

The Molecular Biology Behind ALS

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 3:50am
UA researchers have uncovered a novel molecular defect in a fruit fly model of ALS bearing a strong similarity to defects found in humans. The discovery may help explain the mechanisms underlying the devastating disease.