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  • UArizona Excels in Space Science, Research Reputation in US News Best Global Universities Ranking

    Tuesday, October 20, 2020
    UArizona Excels in Space Science, Research Reputation in US News Best Global Universities Ranking Nick Prevenas UArizona earned top marks in space science in U.S. News & World Report's 2021 Best Global Universities ranking, finishing No. 11 overall and No. 3 among public U.S. universities. Tuesday University Communications OldMain-Ext-010.jpg Campus News Rankings Media contact(s) Nick Prevenas Senior News Writer / Media Relations Analyst, University Communications nprevenas@arizona.edu 520-621-2194 The University... Read More
  • Tohono O'odham Nation Commits $1M to UArizona to Combat COVID-19

    Monday, October 19, 2020
    Digital media & downloads Tohono O'odham Nation Commits $1M to UArizona to Combat COVID-19 The contribution will allow UArizona researchers to continue developing better, more efficient and effective tests for people across the state. Monday University Communications 2020.10.19-Donation-Press-Conference-4710-web.jpg President Robert C. Robbins delivers remarks at an event announcing a $1 million gift from the Tohono O'odham Nation to fund COVID-19-related research. Also in attendance were Timothy Joaquin (left), the Nation's legislative chairman, and Nation Chairman Ned... Read More
  • UArizona Increases In-Person Instruction, Cancels Spring Break

    Monday, October 19, 2020
    Digital media & downloads UArizona Increases In-Person Instruction, Cancels Spring Break The university also will conduct a testing blitz prior to the Thanksgiving holiday in an effort to reduce travel-related spread of COVID-19. Alexis Blue Monday University Communications reentry-gallery-14.jpg A student checks in for COVID-19 testing at NorthREC, the recreation and wellness center at the university's Honors Village, where antigen testing was offered to students living off campus. Chris Richards/University Communications Campus News COVID-19 Media cont... Read More
  • UArizona Cancer Center Receives $8.5M Gift to Establish Ginny L. Clements Breast Cancer Research Institute

    Wednesday, October 14, 2020
    Digital media & downloads UArizona Cancer Center Receives $8.5M Gift to Establish Ginny L. Clements Breast Cancer Research Institute The gift from breast cancer survivor and longtime UArizona supporter Ginny Clements establishes an endowment for the new institute, along with endowed positions and renovated lab space. Wednesday University of Arizona Foundation CSR_6702.jpg UArizona President Robert C. Robbins and Ginny Clements at an Aug. 31 event celebrating Clements' commitment of $8.5 million to establish the Ginny L. Clements Breast Cancer Research Institute. Chris... Read More
  • UArizona Welcomes More Students to Campus

    Monday, October 12, 2020
    Digital media & downloads UArizona Welcomes More Students to Campus The university will expand in-person instruction with half the semester left to go, bringing about 1,500 more students to campus a week. Alexis Blue Oct. 12, 2020 University Communications reentry-gallery-3.jpg Students don face coverings while on campus on the first day of classes, Aug. 24. Though most classes began in an online format, about 5,000 students attended "essential courses," such as research labs, in person. Chris Richards/University Communications Campus News COVID-19 Media... Read More

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