Mesquite trees not only decorate the UA campus, they also provide tasty bean pods that can be harvested and used for cooking.
In 2012, graduate student Michelle Sun and four undergraduates wanted to help fellow students who were going hungry.
So far this year, more than 74 rattlesnake bites to humans have been reported to the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center.
Researchers at the University of Arizona have found a promising way to prevent the loss of millions of tons of crops to a fungus each year, offering the potential to dramatically improve food security, especially in developing countries.
Wildcats certainly love indulging in the University Float at Stray Dogs, 78 W. River Road.
Visit the Center for Creative Photography to explore 150 self-made contemporary photobooks, displayed on tables to allow visitors to handle, read and explore them — a first within the center’s galleries.
Margaret Kimball ’11 was on a high school Outward Bound trip from Connecticut to the Utah desert when she fell in love with its flora and fauna. When she started researching grad schools and found the UA’s MFA in visual communications, she happily headed to Tucson.
Thirty UA Honors students spent spring break working to improve public health in Denver, housing security in Los Angeles and food sovereignty in Whiteriver, Arizona.
Asthma, the most prevalent childhood disease, affects more than 278 million people worldwide and predisposes people to a range of serious consequences later in life. Yet current approved therapies address only symptoms and do not halt disease progression.
The future of medicine is here: Groundbreaking work at the University of Arizona Health Sciences soon will reshape the way our health is measured. Instead of blood tests, devices that can be worn or implanted will tell how healthy we are.