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Hackers Gain Respect and Influence

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:50am
The traditional image of hackers as threats to cybersecurity is changing, and increasingly they are being seen as innovators in technology. Hack Arizona, a three-day event organized by UA students, will reveal the difference.

Retailers to Explore Service 'Everywhere at Once'

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:50am
The UA's Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing has announced the 2015 presenters at its 19th annual Global Retailing Conference, which will examine how retailers are repositioning themselves for customers.

UA Appoints Director of New Defense and Security Institute

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:50am
Austin Yamada will start on April 6 and bring more than 35 years of experience in national security in government, industry and academia.

UA Talent Pipeline Stopping Data Breaches

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:50am
Employers' interest is high, and so is that of students seeking to enter the master's program in management information systems at the Eller College of Management.

Alumni Startup Helps Students Control Chaos

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 3:50am
From their dorm room, two UA students developed NoteBowl, a social learning platform that makes managing classwork easier. Today, there are more than 1,700 student users.

'Slow Motion at the Speed of Light'

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 3:50am
New technology, the result of a collaboration between the UA and UCLA, provides real-time monitoring of streaming video to optimize network traffic.

UA Economists Focus on Oil Prices

Sat, 03/14/2015 - 3:50am
Three experts take their best shot at "Plummeting Oil Prices: Good News or Bad?" and say there's enough of each kind to go around, depending on how you look at it.

Monster Black Hole Discovered at Cosmic Dawn

Sat, 03/14/2015 - 3:50am
The discovery of the brightest quasar in the early universe, powered by the most massive black hole yet known at that time, presents a puzzle to researchers.

Teachers in Industry Named 'Exemplary' Program

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 3:50am
Change the Equation, a Washington, D.C.-based nonpartisan partnership led by a team of CEOs, has recognized the UA College of Education program.

Eggs With Attitude: The Behavior of Bluebirds

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 3:50am
The UA's Renée Duckworth and her co-authors report how mother birds influence the behavior of their male chicks while they are still in the egg, shaping where they will live.

Sea Level Spiked for Two Years Along NE North America

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 3:50am
UA-led team is the first to document the longer length of extreme increase. Independent of any hurricanes or winter storms, the event caused flooding along the coast.

Helping Computers See Like People

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 3:50am
For years, scientists have been trying to give computers the ability to see just as well as humans. A UA cognitive scientist who studies human vision is working toward that goal as part of a multidisciplinary, multi-institutional research team.

Nasal Spray Could Help in Understanding Grief

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 3:50am
UA psychologist Mary-Frances O'Connor will study the relationship between the hormone oxytocin and the experience of grief, and it could open the door to new therapies.

School of Anthropology Celebrates Centennial

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 3:50am
With the renowned Arizona State Museum as its centerpiece, the UA program is consistently ranked in the nation's top five and includes four Regents' Professors.

Best View Yet of a Young Planet's Dusty Home

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 3:50am
The new images show a complex structure in the inner disk, previously unexplored in visible light. These allow astronomers to study the structure of the dust disk closer to the star than before.

National Science Foundation Director Visits Campus

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 3:50am
France Córdova, who stopped at the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research and other facilities, said she planned to take examples of the UA's cutting-edge work back to Washington.

CATS: Commitment to Athlete's Total Success

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:50am
Director of Athletics Greg Byrne has invested in top-notch academic support services to get student-athletes the help they need to stay on track in the classroom.

Panel to Discuss Dangers Facing Today's Journalists

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:50am
Former Middle East hostage Terry Anderson and the parents of slain freelance journalist James Foley are scheduled to participate in a discussion Feb. 26 on the UA campus.

Fulbright Week Coming to UA

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 3:50am
The UA is one of the nation's top 10 producers of Fulbright scholars and students, according to the Institute of International Education.

UA Receives $2.9M Grant From Templeton Foundation

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 3:50am
Under the direction of David Schmidtz, the Center for the Philosophy of Freedom will build a network of programs in philosophy, politics and economics.