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University of Arizona President Robert Robbins talks with professor Moe Momayez about the mining sensor network Momayez developed and is bringing to ... Tucson businessman were among those honored this week by Tech Launch Arizona, the University of Arizona's technology-commercialization arm.
Vacaville High School graduate Billy Mullis (UC Santa Barbara) and Vacaville native Chris Wieser (University of Arizona) are two of just 270 participants (235 swimmers and 35 divers) nationwide who are competing in the championships. Swimmers qualified for the championships by meeting the ...

PHOENIX — A fraternity will reportedly return to the University of Arizona campus after being shut down in 2014 for violating policies, including hazing and serving alcohol to minors. Phi Gamma Delta, nicknamed FIJI, was kicked off campus in August 2014 for code of conduct violations that resulted in the ...
U.S. News & World Report ranked the University of Arizona's science and business programs among the best in the country, according to the latest graduate schools ... The University of Arizona Eller College of Management's management information systems (MIS) graduate program fell one spot to No.
The University of Arizona is tracking freshman students' ID card swipes to anticipate which students are more likely to drop out. University researchers hope to use the data to lower dropout rates. (Dropping out refers to those who have left higher-education entirely and those who transfer to other colleges.).
The researchers collected data through CatCard student IDs, which are given to every enrolled student at the University of Arizona and can be used at hundreds of locations, including residence halls, labs, and the Student Union Memorial Center, which includes a hair salon, movie theater, convenience ...

Months after sex crime charges were dropped against a University of Arizona pharmacy professor, the public still is paying to keep him off campus. Jesse Lyle Bootman, former dean of the UA's pharmacy school, remains on paid leave from his $253,000 professor's job because school officials continue to ...
The University of Arizona has proposed a 2 percent increase in tuition and no increase in mandatory fees next school year for incoming resident and nonresident students — the lowest increase in more than five years. The tuition and fee proposal does not apply to more than 95 percent of returning ...
TEMPE, Ariz. — In a classroom designed for 32, five students listened attentively last month to an analysis of Aristophanes' play “The Clouds.” Nine students in another course took in a detailed lecture about the Peloponnesian War, while yet another class pondered the concept of happiness as defined by ...
Shareef O'Neal, Shaq's son, has decommitted from the University of Arizona amid the FBI probe into college basketball. Shareef tweeted "At this time I'm am opening up my recruitment due to the current events with the UofA Bball team.I would like to thank all the coaches for recruiting me. At the time my ...
TUCSON, Ariz. - University of Arizona students packed the stands at the Rillito Racetrack on Saturday, for an afternoon of horse racing. All weekend, they can take a free shuttle from near campus to the grounds, in the hopes that more students will come to the events. "Rillito is a landmark here in the Tucson ...
Months after sex crime charges were dropped against a University of Arizona pharmacy professor, the public still is paying to keep him off campus. Jesse Lyle Bootman, former dean of the UA's pharmacy school, remains on paid leave from his $253,000 professor's job because school officials continue to ...
The Peace Corps announced its updated rankings of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities, and the University of Arizona secured the No. 20 spot in 2017 among large schools with more than 15,000 undergraduates. The UA also is ranked No. 15 among all-time top volunteer-producing schools ...
One of the most brutal battles between the Arizona State University Sun Devils and the University of Arizona Wildcats wasn't played out on the football field or basketball court, but in the political arena. The contest was one of the most hard-fought campaigns in state history and has left lasting scars a ...
The UA research team has worked on mining industry training games before, having licensed an interactive training program developed at the Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources. For the NIOSH study, it will create a nationwide network to share best safety practices in partnership with McCraren ...
The Arizona Daily Wildcat is the award-winning, student-managed and -produced newspaper serving the University of Arizona and greater Tucson communities. The Daily Wildcat publishes daily at DailyWildcat.com, in addition to distributing 7,000 copies in print each Monday, Wednesday and Friday ...
The University of Arizona's public health college and its mineral resources institute will use a $1.6 million grant to help improve mine safety training. The federal grant announced this week will be used to develop new training methods for mine workers that include computer games. The games will be ...

Doctors and researchers at the University of Arizona hope a new multi-year $2.2 million dollar grant will go a long way to helping both the patient and the protector. The university's College of Public Health is now taking the lead across the state to make sure every first responder, no matter where they live ...
University of Arizona research activity topped $622 million in total research and development expenditures for fiscal 2017, surpassing the previous year's total by more than $18 million. The UA's total R&D expenditures also exceeded the annual target set by the Arizona Board of Regents by more than $11 ...
Arthritis and aging experts to speak at University of Arizona conference ... Dr. Janko Nikolich-Zugich, an internationally known expert on aging and an immune-system researcher at the University of Arizona, will give the keynote address, “Aging and Our Immunity,” at an arthritis conference Saturday, Jan. 27.
A former dean of the University of Arizona is suing in federal court, claiming she was underpaid by tens of thousands of dollars compared to her male colleagues. Patricia MacCorquodale, former dean of the school's Honors College, alleges that she was dramatically underpaid for two decades. And when ...
Projections from University of Arizona president Robert Robbins show the number of online enrollments more than tripling by 2024. In 2017, more than 3,600 University of Arizona students enrolled in online education. Vincent Del Casino, vice president for academic initiatives and student success for the ...
NASA has selected a team that includes two University of Arizona planetary scientists as one of the two finalists to lead the next robotic solar system exploration mission. “It was a nice Christmas gift,” said team member Thomas Zega, a UA associate professor of planetary science. Also, the competing team ...
Most cases occur in California and Arizona. Experts believe the disease is under-reported. Part of the problem is that many doctors in Arizona's Maricopa County were trained in areas where the disease is rare, said Dr. John Galgiani, director of the University of Arizona's Valley Fever Center for Excellence.
Altaf Engineer is a new University of Arizona assistant professor in — you guessed it — architecture. And while he's not an engineer, he is as interdisciplinary as his title suggests: In addition to his assistant professorship, he also began working this fall as a research faculty member in the UA Institute for ...
The University of Arizona's Landscape Evolution Observatory is the world's largest lab experiment in interdisciplinary earth sciences. ... 2's Landscape Evolution Observatory (LEO) and is an associate research professor in the department of soil, water and environmental science at the University of Arizona.
Trespassing is an ongoing problem at the UA's Hillenbrand Aquatic Center. The 10-foot fence seems to deter few. Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. More than 30 people were caught trespassing at the UA's Hillenbrand Aquatic Center over a recent 18-month period ...
PHOENIX - An idea turned college project is now a thriving subscription business. University of Arizona alumni Connor Riley and Samantha Meis started Mistobox after graduating in 2012. After getting a deal with Mark Cuban on Shark Tank in May 2013, Mistobox took off. "It was like do or die, we didn't ...
The University of Arizona's public health college and its mineral resources institute will use a $1.6 million grant to help improve mine safety training. The federal grant announced Monday will be used to develop new training methods for mine workers that include computer games. The games will be ...
For years we've had the University of Arizona, one of the true elites of NCAA hoops. Now Arizona State University has put in place the leadership that could build perennial contenders for years to come. Add to that Grand Canyon University, a program that recently earned its way into the NCAA Division 1 ...
“When you set weight loss goals, you don't really know how your body is going to react or what is going to be attainable,” Lisa Ordonez, a professor at the University of Arizona's Eller School of Business, tells Vox. “If you haven't done it for awhile, you need to do your research and revise your expectation.”.
The big story about the University of Arizona in 2017 was new leadership. Robert Clayton Robbins became the UA's president in June, succeeding Anne Weaver Hart, who did not seek an extension of her contract when it expires in 2018. (That means the UA is paying two presidential salaries this year).
On this date in 1912, Professor G.E.P. Smith of the Department of Agriculture, University of Arizona, arrived in Douglas to install complete meteorological equipment on the roof of the Gadsden Hotel. On this date in 1949, James Stuart Douglas — founder of the city of Douglas, founder and first President of ...
Dr. John Galgiani, director of the University of Arizona's Valley Fever Center for Excellence, said medical professionals need greater awareness of the risk factors for valley fever. He cited a state health department study that found only a small percentage of people diagnosed with pneumonia are tested for ...
The University of Arizona's Landscape Evolution Observatory is the world's largest lab experiment in interdisciplinary earth sciences. ... 2's Landscape Evolution Observatory (LEO) and is an associate research professor in the department of soil, water and environmental science at the University of Arizona.
TUCSON, Ariz. — As soon as a rattlesnake sinks its fangs into a victim, the venom starts traveling through the bloodstream. Within seconds, people can experience pain, swelling, bleeding and trouble breathing. It's a race against time to get to a hospital, the only place that readily offers anti-venom.
Trespassing is an ongoing problem at the UA's Hillenbrand Aquatic Center. The 10-foot fence seems to deter few. Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. More than 30 people were caught trespassing at the UA's Hillenbrand Aquatic Center over a recent 18-month period ...
PHOENIX - An idea turned college project is now a thriving subscription business. University of Arizona alumni Connor Riley and Samantha Meis started Mistobox after graduating in 2012. After getting a deal with Mark Cuban on Shark Tank in May 2013, Mistobox took off. "It was like do or die, we didn't ...
Joellen Russell, associate professor of geoscience and the Thomas R. Brown Endowed Chair of Integrative Science at the University of Arizona ...
TUCSON - Easter Bohanoa and Michael Tancredo are both University of Arizona students and self-proclaimed huge Star Wars fans.
University of Arizona has the world's only lab capable of manufacturing 27-foot mirrors for what will be the world's largest telescope, the Giant ...
After graduating from the University of Arizona in May, he visited Greece to direct a photo shoot for the new clothing line he had started.
The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captured images of a series of gullies, giving insight into how winter frost evolves on the Red Planet.
The official launching of the 103rd annual University of Arizona homecoming festivities was Oct. 22 with the lighting of A Mountain, but all the ...
This position will report directly to the University of Arizona Police Department (UAPD) Chief of Police. The individual will work closely with local ...
The University of Arizona was ranked 77th out of 1,250 schools in 74 countries in the newest U.S. News and World Report Best Global ...
What started as a debate competition over business ethics cases in the University of Arizona's Eller College of Management 15 years ago, has ...
Regents give University of Arizona OK to build Honors College complex ... on Thursday unanimously approved for the University of Arizona to ...
Altaf Engineer is a new University of Arizona assistant professor in — you guessed it — architecture. And while he's not an engineer, he is as interdisciplinary as his title suggests: In addition to his assistant professorship, he also began working this fall as a research faculty member in the UA Institute for ...
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — University of Arizona President Robert C. Robbins says he would like to see the institution take the lead in artificial ...


 

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