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3 UA Faculty Members Named Regents' Professors

Mon, 04/11/2016 - 12:00am
Sociologist Ronald Breiger, photographer Frank Gohlke and astronomer Renu Malhotra are the UA's newest Regents' Professors and will be honored at a ceremony next January.

Why We Celebrate Graduation: It's Personal

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 12:00am
Despite the growth and evolution of university commencement ceremonies over the years, they remain highly traditional events that are rich with personal significance, according to UA folklorist Maribel Alvarez.

Regents Approve Tuition, Fees for 2016-2017

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 12:00am
Incoming in-state undergraduates will pay $11,769 per year in tuition and fees, a 3.2 percent increase. New out-of-state undergraduates face a 7.2 percent increase and will pay $34,967.

Faculty Approve Policy to Expand Access to UA Research

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 12:00am
Faculty members will be invited to share their scholarly articles in UA Libraries' Campus Repository, which is a digital collection of a variety of University publications.

More Than 35,000 Expected to Attend Weekend's Spring Fling

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 12:00am
In addition to being a fundraiser for UA student clubs and organizations, Spring Fling also has a community focus, collecting donations for Reading Room and the Community Food Bank.

UA Foundation Names New President and CEO

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 12:00am
John-Paul "JP" Roczniak, a 20-year veteran of higher education fundraising who is no stranger to the UA, will run the foundation and is praised for his performance as its interim leader since July of last year.

As Pre-Diabetic Rates Rise, Collaborative Program Targets Youth

Wed, 03/30/2016 - 12:00am
In partnership with the YMCA, the UA Department of Nutritional Sciences has launched a program designed to reduce Type 2 diabetes risk factors. With UANews video.

Edward Snowden Compares Privacy to Freedom of Speech

Mon, 03/28/2016 - 12:00am
A panel discussion before a full house at the UA's Centennial Hall brought together the former NSA subcontractor, journalist Glenn Greenwald and intellectual Noam Chomsky.

'America's Doctor' to Address UA Graduates

Mon, 03/28/2016 - 12:00am
Dr. Vivek Murthy, the nation's youngest surgeon general, has devoted his career to enhancing global public health through education, service, clinical care and entrepreneurship. He will speak at Commencement on May 13.

UA Announces Tuition Plan for 2016-2017 Academic Year

Fri, 03/18/2016 - 12:00am
More than three-quarters of undergraduate students at the University will see no increase in what they pay to attend, according to the tuition proposal sent to the Arizona Board of Regents.

Six UA Graduate Programs Ranked Among Top 10

Thu, 03/17/2016 - 12:00am
Audiology joins elite programs in management information systems, rehabilitation counseling, speech-language pathology and earth sciences in the 2017 rankings by U.S. News & World Report.

UA Campus Pantry Has a New Home

Wed, 03/16/2016 - 12:00am
With its origins in El Portal before a move to Babcock Hall, the University of Arizona's Campus Pantry has now moved to a designated space in the Student Union Memorial Center, which is expected to create new possibilities for improving food security and garnering resources.

UA Tops $600 Million Mark in Research Activity

Tue, 03/15/2016 - 12:00am
Ranked as one of the nation's top 20 public research universities, the UA expects to reach three-quarters of a billion dollars in research expenditures in the next decade.

Open Access Causes Disruption of Status Quo

Mon, 03/14/2016 - 12:00am
Journals that are made available to all, free of charge and with unrestricted use, are shifting the research paradigm. Four open-access proponents from the UA address a contentious subject affecting scholarly publications.

First Folio Fights Off Agents of Decay

Thu, 03/10/2016 - 12:00am
For nearly a month, Arizona State Museum associate conservator Teresa Moreno has safeguarded the book that gave us Shakespeare.

UA Experts Say Apple-FBI Case Portends Future

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 12:00am
The battle is significant because the government is out to establish a legal precedent, according to law professor Derek Bambauer and information professor Yotam Shmargad.

3 to Debate Security, Safety, Personal Privacy at UA

Thu, 03/03/2016 - 12:00am
Noam Chomsky, Glenn Greenwald and Edward Snowden will take part in "A Conversation on Privacy," presented by the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences on March 25.

Helping Kids is a Family Tradition for 'Dr. Ruth' and Her Daughters

Tue, 03/01/2016 - 12:00am
Ruth Mondschein's passion for helping children, especially children with disabilities, was passed down to her daughters, Paula and Joan.

Bike Ambassadors Keep the UA's Many Cyclists Rolling

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 12:00am
A program funded by Parking and Transportation Services and the Pima County Department of Transportation has helped the UA receive national recognition. With UANews video.

Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Shift Focus

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 12:00am
As home to one of the largest Paul D. Coverdell Fellows programs in the country, the UA benefits from Peace Corps volunteers who bring back valuable experiences from more than 50 countries.