Solar cars run on Tucson sun

Around 325 people, including participants, spectators and students gathered for the Solar Technology Showcase at the University of Arizona Tech Park at Rita Ranch on Saturday, July 21. The event showcased some of the nations most tech-savvy high school students involved in solar powered car challenges.     Read more

New campus program goes international

Students get to live on the UA campus, participate in faculty-mentored research projects and immerse themselves in a number of different cultures. This year, students worked to find a relationship between a foreign country and their own.  Read more

Construction on-schedule for multiple athletics projects

As a part of Dave Heeke’s $66 million Capital Improvement Plan, Arizona Stadium, Hillenbrand Stadium, Hillenbrand Aquatic Center and McKale Center all have begun to undergo major upgrades. The new indoor sports facility next to the Ginny L. Clements Academic Center is the final touch on the project, with the goal being to enhance the experience of both the fan, and the student athlete.  Read more

Sun-powered cars

The Solar Technology Showcase will feature the National Solar Car challenge this Saturday, July 21st at 2:00 p.m. held in the UA Tech Park in Tucson, Arizona.  Read more

Police Beat, Summer Edition: You're suspended!

University of Arizona Police Department Officer traveling northbound on Park Avenue noticed a Chevy sedan being pursued by a silver Saab, at approximately 1:15 a.m. on July 7. Both vehicles proceeded south on Park and turned west on Second Street at high speeds.  Read more

Upward and unbound

Upward Bound is one of eight TRIO programs funded through the US Department of Education designed to serve high school students from low-income families in programs that provide fundamental support in their preparation for college entrance.   Read more