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UA biz dean named UNLV president

UA biz dean named UNLV president

Len Jessup will start work there in January.

November 18, 2014 4:30 pmLoading…
New allegations could be last straw for UA fraternity

New allegations could be last straw for UA fraternity

School says some new members suffered "welts and bruising."

October 17, 2014 5:00 amLoading…
UA students start moving in

UA students start moving in

A record 41,800 students are expected for the fall semester.

August 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Ebola treatment pioneered at ASU

Ebola treatment pioneered at ASU

Researchers at ASU's Biodesign Institute pioneered the use of tobacco plants to produce antibodies.

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UA law school to undercut peers with deep tuition discounts

The University of Arizona’s law school is turning up the heat on its competitors as demand for traditional law degrees continues to dwindle.

May 26, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Restored Old Main expected to reopen in August

Restored Old Main expected to reopen in August

The $13.5 million renovation of the University of Arizona’s oldest building will be completed on time in August, project managers for the construction firm and the UA said Thursday.

May 01, 2014 4:01 pm Photos

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UA medical dean at center of dispute will move to a newly created job

UA medical dean at center of dispute will move to a newly created job

The dean of the University of Arizona’s College of Medicine in Tucson, who is at the center of a fierce dispute with a top surgeon, is leaving his job for a new one at UA.

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Ironwood Rige students get jump start on science careers

Ironwood Rige students get jump start on science careers

They may still be in high school, but they’re living the lives of academics. Students on the eight-member Ironwood Ridge High School Students Modeling a Research Topic (SMART) Team work on research on weekends, build scientific models, travel to conferences and present academic papers.

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UA pulling plug on Miller's Carondelet ads

He may have a top-rated team, but basketball coach Sean Miller is raising ire internally at the UA for an ad campaign some see as helping a business competitor.

December 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Suspended top surgeon sues UA

Suspended top surgeon sues UA

A charismatic head surgeon who attracted high-profile doctors to the University of Arizona Medical Center in Tucson says he’s being forced out of his job.

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Wooing investors requires patience, preparation

Wooing investors requires patience, preparation

Selling your startup company to investors is a lot like dating, says Sean Conway, a University of Arizona alumnus who founded the class-notes sharing website Notehall and sold it in a deal worth $9.5 million in 2011.

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Old main could get $13.5M facelift, house UA president

The University of Arizona is seeking public help to restore a beloved campus landmark that will soon house the new office of the UA’s president.

October 02, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Bill seeks to protect Arizona's conservative profs from discrimination

PHOENIX - State lawmakers are moving to end what one says amounts to a "don't ask, don't tell'' policy at universities and community colleges - at least for political and religious conservatives.

February 08, 2012 3:02 pmLoading…
Candidate for University of Arizona president announced

Candidate for University of Arizona president announced

For the first time, the University of Arizona could have a woman serving as president.

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Does the UA need an Italian department?

The UA president is looking for underperforming programs, and he uses the Italian department as an example. Plus, a short list of programs with very few majors.

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