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UA has four winners in this years' Triple Crown

On Saturday afternoon at Belmont Racetrack outside New York City, University of Arizona graduate Bob Baffert’s horse, Justify, took home the most prestigious championship in horse racing: The Triple Crown. A three-year-old colt, Justify is Baffert’s second horse in four years to earn the Crown, but he wasn’t the only horse competing Saturday with a UA connection. Here are the four big UA winners from this Triple Crown season. Read more

UA Research travels to Capitol Hill

 Lindsey Chew, a University of Arizona neuroscience and cognitive science senior, will represent the state of Arizona at the 22nd annual Posters on the Hill in Washington DC. The event, hosted by the Council on Undergraduate Research, aims to connect politicians with undergraduate scientific researchers and their work.   Read more

Ambassadors add spanish language tours of UA campus

University of Arizona sophomore and student ambassador Jorge Mata Ochoa gives campus tours to prospective students and their families who are interested in learning about UA — though he didn’t have the chance to take the tour himself when he entered the school, as his Sonoran parents cannot speak English well.   Read more