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Harvesting Monsoon Rains

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 3:50am

Old Main Reopens Its Doors

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 3:50am
Old Main's renovation was designed to return the building to its important stance as the heart of campus, accentuating its role as the keeper of history and legacy and a space for all communities. The building, which reopened shortly before the start of the academic year, now has spaces meant to draw students, employees, alumni and University supporters while working to build community cohesion.

Poetry in Transit

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:50am
Riding the Tucson Streetcar is meant to be an artistic and cultural experience. The UA Poetry Center has initiated and is leading a public art project that will feature, along the streetcar's route, the poetry of local and nationally known writers.

New Veterinary Degree Program Made Possible by $9M Gift is Critical for State

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:50am
Thanks to a foundational gift of $9 million from the Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation, the UA will soon be home to the state's first public veterinary medical and surgical program.

UABack2School: A Website for New and Returning Wildcats

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:50am
Students, employees and alumni can get into the spirit of the new school year by visiting the UABack2School website, which offers news, events, photos, videos, social media and more.

Wildcats Kick Off Season Against UNLV on Friday

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:50am
The Wildcats will play the UNLV Rebels in a home game on Friday. ESPN will air the game.

$9 Million Gift to Support the University of Arizona’s Veterinary Medical and Surgical Program

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:50am
Thanks to a $9 million Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation gift, the UA will be able to launch Arizona's first public program to train Doctors of Veterinary Medicine.

UA Fall Enrollment Sets Record for Diversity, Number of Freshmen

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:50am
More than 10,000 new freshmen, transfer and returning undergraduates will begin classes at the UA on Monday. Preliminary enrollment figures indicate that the incoming class of students is larger, more diverse with a strong interest in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, fields.

UA Project Trains Native American High School Students to Build Aquaponic Systems

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:50am
One high school student's idea resulted in a partnership launched at the UA to train tribal members to build and sustain aquaponic systems to grow indigenous seeds. The UA American Indian Science and Engineering Society chapter and Native American Science and Engineering Program have now trained 24 students to build and run the systems.

Remarkable Résumé: UA Student Journalist's Career Includes CNN, New York Times

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:50am
A pre-journalism course set senior Amer Taleb on a path that has taken him to the newsrooms of The New York Times and CNN. The multitalented Taleb has written stories, taken photos and produced videos from locales across the globes.

Can We Really Eradicate Polio?

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 3:50am