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UA Ranks 67th Among Best Global Universities

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 12:00am
U.S. News & World Report ranked 750 research-intensive institutions of higher education, and the UA's highest ranking came from its space science program at No. 6.

University Fellows Program Welcomes New Group

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 12:00am
Nearly two dozen graduate students are being funded as University Fellows, and they are studying a broad range of topics. The program was launched in 2014.

President Hart Signs Sustainability Agreement

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 12:00am
The UA has pledged to continue to track greenhouse gas emissions and reduce its carbon footprint, while adding a commitment to plan for the impact of climate change.

UNAM Center for Mexican Studies Launches

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 12:00am
The collaboration between the UA and the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, which goes back more than 30 years, has entered a new phase with the center's opening in Tucson.

Vet Med Program to Have Home in Oro Valley

Mon, 09/28/2015 - 12:00am
The new UA campus also will support One Health, a worldwide effort to address disease threats to humans and animals simultaneously — and potentially improve the health of both populations.

UA Author: Understanding Mexico Requires Context

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 12:00am
Regents' Professor Oscar Martínez, who grew up on the U.S.-Mexico border, examines his native country's economic challenges in a new book and will be part of "UNAM at UA" next week.

Moon Week Kicks Off at Flandrau

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 12:00am
The big event: Lunar Eclipse Night on Sunday, Sept. 27, when the full moon will pass through the shadow of the Earth.

TV Journalist Geraldo Rivera Funds Greek Heritage Park

Fri, 09/11/2015 - 12:00am
The site on campus is part of the UA's Greek Centennial Campaign, and it will be dedicated on Oct. 23 during homecoming weekend. Rivera is a member of the UA Class of 1965.

UA Debuts Its Greenest Building at ENR2 Dedication

Fri, 09/11/2015 - 12:00am
The iconic structure, with its slot canyon design, nearly 300 artistic inlays and Sonoran Desert-inspired décor, is a representation of the UA's commitment to promote interdisciplinary research.

UA Retains Ranking by US News & World Report

Wed, 09/09/2015 - 12:00am
Management information systems program in the Eller College of Management moves up a spot to No. 4 nationally.

ENR2 Tells a Story Decades in the Making

Wed, 09/09/2015 - 12:00am
UA alumni Jim Richard and May Carr set out to design a building that reflected unique aspects of the surrounding Sonoran desert, while establishing a new standard for campus sustainability. The Environment and Natural Resources Phase 2, or ENR2, building has its dedication today.

ENR2: A New Model for Sustainability

Fri, 09/04/2015 - 12:00am
The much-anticipated building, which has its grand opening on Thursday, brings together desert and design. "It's not enough for our buildings and spaces to just facilitate — they must inspire," says Peter Dourlein, UA assistant vice president of Planning, Design and Construction.

Student Events Mobile App to Launch

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 12:00am
KorkBoard's creators, a pair of Flinn Scholars at the UA, haven't forgotten how challenging it can be to meet people of similar interests on a massive college campus.

Tumamoc Hill Promotes Learning, Stewardship

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 12:00am
New signs along the popular trail at Tumamoc Hill encourage hikers to appreciate the ecology of the hill.

Dining Options Go Global at the UA Student Unions

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:00am
Fifteen food outlets saw their menus tweaked, altered or completely overhauled this summer after a comprehensive survey asked students and faculty what they wanted.

Student Rec Center Turns 25, Plans Monthly Celebration

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:00am
In the mid-1970s, students lobbied the UA for a facility dedicated to student recreation and wellness, and the center's fitness options have multiplied over the years.

Largest Incoming Class Has Diversity, Distinction

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:00am
Based on preliminary data, the UA this week has welcomed more than 42,100 students for the fall semester. The University has met or exceeded a number of enrollment goals with its largest class on record.