Each year, 1,200 University of Arizona students pursue their studies in 60 countries, where they learn to identify global problems and make connections with their career goals.
Kethia Kong ’16 and Morgan Larson ’14 ’15 share similar stories. Both were high-performing students in high school who earned a place at the University of Arizona but were unable to afford the cost of a college education.
Mia Mason knows what it’s like to overcome adversity. At age 12, she was diagnosed with ependymoma, an extremely rare form of brain cancer. With support from family, medical treatment and determination, Mason was able to beat the disease.
Over 200 Hopi baskets have joined more than 30,000 specimens in the Arizona State Museum’s unparalleled collection of American Indian woven items, known as the world’s largest, most comprehensive and best documented assemblage of its kind.
The Pima Air & Space Museum is restoring a Curtiss P-40E-1 Warhawk, a World War II fighter aircraft. The plane is from the 49th Fighter Group, 9th Fighter Squadron, Papua New Guinea, 1942.
The University of Arizona’s new Center for Buddhist Studies in the College of Humanities will create a research hub to explore the religious, intellectual, social, cultural and textual traditions of the world’s fourth-largest faith.
At 8:10 p.m. on Jan. 16, Michigan residents reported the bright glow of a meteor streaking through the sky, rattling windows as it broke the sound barrier. The meteor broke apart in the Earth’s atmosphere, and its pieces rained quietly to the ground.
When people are mad, they’re said to “see red.” But when they’re in pain from chronic maladies such as migraines or fibromyalgia, Mohab Ibrahim ’98 ’02 ’04 ’08 thinks they should be seeing green.
Emma Paunil is passionate about researching viruses, and an Honors College grant is helping her take her passion to the next level.
John Somerhalder ’77 and his wife, Rebecca, have made a $1 million gift to the Dean’s Endowed Fund for Excellence in Engineering, a crucial resource for College of Engineering Dean Jeffrey Goldberg and future deans of the college.