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UA Senior Advances Her Platform Statewide

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
Taylor Tailbi' Denzhoone' Susan, the new Miss Indian Arizona, was inspired by her grandmother and will spend the next year serving as an ambassador to the state's 22 tribal nations.

UA's Talanquer Among Top Professor Honorees

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
Distinguished Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is recognized by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education.

UA's Roger Angel Inducted Into Inventors Hall of Fame

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
In his work at the Richard F. Caris Mirror Lab, the Regents' Professor has pioneered the ability to see farther out into space and deeper into the history of our universe.

Researchers Capture First Photo of Planet in the Making

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
Until now, no one had successfully detected a forming planet. UA scientists developed instruments and techniques that made imaging possible.

The UA's Unsolved Case of the Stolen Painting

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
Thirty years after a valuable painting was stolen from the UA Museum of Art, staffers still feel the loss of Willem de Kooning’s "Woman-Ochre," which would be worth as much as $160 million today.

Documentary Wins Regional Emmy

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
A College of Agriculture and Life Sciences team was awarded a Rocky Mountain Emmy for "Earthlight," a 30-minute documentary featuring research at the Controlled Environment Agriculture Center.

UA Ties Still Strong for Triple Crown Winner Baffert

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
From camping out for basketball tickets as a student to naming thoroughbred horses after UA coaches, trainer Bob Baffert has remained a Wildcat through and through.

UA Professor Tackles Faulty Courtroom Science

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
For years, M. Bonner Denton has been sounding off on the criminal justice system’s science problem. And now a man in Texas who spent 28 years in prison for murder has been released over "junk" evidence.

New Technology May Help Surgeons Save Lives

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
Biomedical engineers and neurosurgeons at the UA have develop augmented microscopy technology to help surgeons operate with greater precision and reduced risk of harming patients.

Tech Launch Arizona Wins as Innovator of Year

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
The UA's commercialization arm is recognized in the academia category at the Governor's Celebration of Innovation awards, presented by the Arizona Technology Council and the Arizona Commerce Authority.

Do Old Helper T-Cells Remember More?

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
The latest research by Michael Kuhns of the UA's Department of Immunobiology answers questions about how the rules of the immune system change in old age.

Museum Pairing Promotes Children's Scientific Exploration

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
A newly funded 100% Engagement project facilitated by the UA Department of Linguistics and Children's Museum Tucson is involving University students in applied research.

UA Emeritus Professor Wins Stockholm Prize

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
Travis Hirschi of the School of Sociology shares the prestigious award with two others for research on how a child's parents and peers shape the prevention of adult violence and crime.

UA Campus Microclimates Revealed

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
As explained by architect Mark Novak, microclimates are created through building placement, building design and the use of open space between structures.

Zero-Waste Game a Team Effort in Sustainability

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
UA fans will be watching two outcomes on Saturday at Arizona Stadium, one involving football and the other tracking recycling and composting levels against other Pac-12 Conference schools.

UA Trains Translators, Interpreters to Meet Growing Demand

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
In the fall of 2006, the UA launched an innovative degree program that now serves more than 90 students, and graduates have seen steady job placement in Arizona and beyond.

UA Professor Aims to Shift Consumer Landscape

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
Inspired by Anita Bhappu's work in the classroom, Sharing Tribes is about "saving people money, reducing our environmental footprint and making connections with others in a community."

Prevention of Macular Degeneration Seen as Possible

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
A UA-led study, published in the American Journal of Medicine, found that the sight-destroying eye disease is delayed or prevented by l-dopa, used to treat Parkinson’s disease.

UA Events to Salute Veterans Day

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
A career-oriented webinar, a Military Appreciation Run/Walk on the UA Mall and "Boots on Campus" are part of the week's plans.

Researchers Get $1.4M for Tool to Simplify Health Info

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 3:50am
With a four-year, $1.4 million grant, MIS researchers in the UA's Eller College of Management will create a free online tool that simplifies health care related text, making communication from a person's doctor or medical team easier to understand.