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#WhyUA: Nationally Ranked Programs, Student Engagement, Beautiful Campus

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 3:50am
UANews asked students why they chose the UA, named by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation's premier higher education institutions. Here's what they had to say.

UA Takes Integrated Approach to Suicide Prevention

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 3:50am
A three-year grant created Project Lifeline, enabling the UA's Campus Health Service and its partners to collaborate on suicide prevention.

UA Paves Way to Redefine STEM Education

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 3:50am
The UA, one of only eight sites in the nation chosen to participate in a major STEM education initiative, is innovating with course redesigns and unique faculty programs.

U.S. News & World Report Ranks UA as a Top University

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 3:50am
The UA was 121st in the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings of the best colleges and universities in the nation. The UA also ranked No. 31 on the publication’s list of best colleges for veterans.

Don’t Underestimate Your Mind’s Eye

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 3:50am
A UA study finds that objects in our visual environment needn’t be seen in order to impact decision making. The research suggests that subconscious processing actually widens a person's field of vision.

Growing Up Roosevelt

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 3:50am
To a nation, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was one of the most influential leaders in American history. To Nina Gibson of the Tucson area, he was Grandpa. The Roosevelt family legacy is the subject of a new Ken Burns documentary that will air on Sept. 14 on PBS 6 and run through Sept. 20.

UA Undergraduate Researchers Take to the Radio

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 3:50am
KXCI, Tucson's community radio station, has been working in partnership with the UA's Undergraduate Biology Research Program to highlight the work of undergraduate researchers. UA students conducting research at the University or in labs abroad speak about their work and their experiences.

New 'Arizona Illustrated' Premieres This Weekend

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 3:50am
"Arizona Illustrated" will continue is its legacy of engaging southern Arizona's viewers with thought-provoking, diverse stories. The Arizona Public Media series premieres Sept. 7.

A New Method for Healing Hearts

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 3:50am

UA Astronomers Witness Asteroid Smashup

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 3:50am