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TLA Commercialization Partners Take On UA Startups

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 3:50am
From an original pool of 44 applicants, 12 individuals were selected to serve in one of three roles: entrepreneur-in-residence, executive-in-residence and investor-in-residence.

UA Employees, Programs Honored Locally, Nationally

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 3:50am
Congratulations to these recently honored University employees and programs.

Website Shines Light on Renewable Energy Resources

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 3:50am
A team from the UA and eight Southwestern electric utility companies has built a pioneering web portal that provides insight into renewable energy sources and how they contribute to the region’s electricity grid.

$20 Million Gift Pushes UA Closer to the Stars

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 3:50am
A major donation by Richard F. Caris bolsters the UA's reputation in space science and supports its commitment to the Giant Magellan Telescope, scheduled for completion in 2021 in Chile.

Ancient Wisdom Boosts Sustainability of Biotech Cotton

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 3:50am
Combining computer modeling and field research on cotton pests, a UA-led study suggests that biotechnology and traditional agriculture can be compatible.

SBS Advisory Council Delivers Holiday Cheer

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 3:50am
Second annual drive brings food, toys and gift cards to needy students and families at Peter Howell Elementary School in Tucson.

Eller Expert Bullish on Tucson's Economy

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 3:50am
George Hammond says that despite stumbling at the start of 2014, Tucson can expect growth over the next two years.

AHSC Report Outlines Achievements, Plans

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 3:50am
Targeted areas will help accelerate AHSC’s efforts to expand its research portfolio, and improve the quality and diversity of Arizona’s health professions workforce.

How Does a Museum Travel the Country?

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 3:50am
The Arizona State Museum on the UA campus is more than brick and mortar. It's portable. In the past three years, the museum loaned objects to 17 institutions across the country.

Impact of UA's Phoenix Campus: $961 Million

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 3:50am
In 2013, the UA's downtown Phoenix academic medical center contributed $961 million to the economy, according to a report released by consultants Tripp Umbach. And that's just a taste of what is to come.

UA International Centers Receive Title VI Funds

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 3:50am
Grants establish the UA as a leader in foreign language instruction and Middle Eastern studies, and are funded under programs authorized by Title VI of the Higher Education Act of 1965.

New Genome Research Illuminates Bird, Crocodile Evolution

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 3:50am
A massive project has opened doors to understanding the evolution of dinosaurs’ living descendants. The analysis was made possible by a platform powered by the UA's iPlant Collaborative.

UA Recognizes Two Regents' Professors, Four Others

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 3:50am
Climate scientist Jonathan Overpeck and anthropologist Mary C. Stiner are honored as recipients of the state university system's highest honor for faculty.

Addressing Poverty, One Data Point at a Time

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 3:50am
Tucson has one of the nation's highest poverty rates among large cities. UA faculty and students are tackling the issue through a course that continues in the spring.

UA Team to Use Social Media in Study of E-Cigarettes

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 3:50am
"Blind spots" around unregulated product will be the target of five-year project funded by National Institutes of Health.

Yeast Are First Cells Known to Cure Themselves of Prions

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 3:50am
"Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" proteins, in aggregate form, play a significant role in diseases such as Alzheimer's, Huntington's and Parkinson's.

Carmona Calls for Greater Attention to Vets' Issues

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:50am
Former U.S. surgeon general, now a UA professor, addresses the Southern Arizona Military/Veteran Community Summit.

Arizona Athletics to Hold First-Ever Radiothon

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 3:50am
Arizona coaches, administrators and student-athletes will be interviewed and the public will have a chance to sign up for Wildcat Club membership.

Six to Watch: UA Students Earn Centennial Achievement Awards

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 3:50am
Established 30 years ago, the awards recognize students who have demonstrated integrity, overcome challenges, and contributed to family and community. Here are their stories.

Vizio Fiesta Bowl Tickets on Sale

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 3:50am
The Arizona Wildcats and Boise State Broncos will meet in the Vizio Fiesta Bowl game on the afternoon of New Year's Eve.