The University of Arizona


  • Arts and Sciences Are Finding Harmony

    Tue, 12/09/2014

    Across the UA campus, abundant examples indicate a growing effort to connect science and medicine to the arts and humanities.

  • The Lord of the Tree Rings

    Wed, 12/03/2014

    Thomas W. Swetnam, director of the UA's Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, has been elected as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his study of tree rings as a record of past changes in climate.

  • Two UA Scientists Give More Thought to the Brain

    Mon, 12/01/2014

    Backed by a new initiative, researchers want to measure neurons' electrical and chemical communication at the same time, which hasn't been done before.

  • UA Engineering Turns Smartphones Into Eye-Screening Tools

    Wed, 11/26/2014

    The devices and accompanying software will enable health care providers, particularly in remote areas, to quickly and easily determine if patients are at risk of losing their vision.