POBEAT: 05/03/17

A University of Arizona Police Department officer was called to conduct sobriety tests on a traffic stop around 4 a.m. on April 19. Read more

Valley fever grant helps fund genetic testing

UA’s Valley Fever Center For Excellence, or VFCE, received a $2.7 million National Institute of Health grant to study the genetics behind why only a small portion of the population responds severely to valley fever. Read more

UA works to protect endangered languages

UA faculty members are looking for ways to preserve and revitalize endangered languages in an effort to help students of minority cultures keep their heritage alive. The purpose is to break a cycle of knowledge loss that occurs when children enter schools and learn English, instead of their traditional language Read more

Student veteran helps others fit in to university life

Army veteran Kyle James, 29, served as a combat medic for eight years and is now a Veterans Educations and Transition Services peer advocacy liaison, tasked with the responsibility of easing veterans’ transition from military service to academic life. Read more