Arizona

Common core favorable at UA

With Common Core standards on the line in the gubernatorial election, some UA professors and local Tucson teachers agree that common core standards are beneficial to students in preparing for college. Read more

Board of regents approves performance bonus for Hart

FLAGSTAFF — The Arizona Board of Regents voted to approve performance incentives for UA President Ann Weaver Hart and other Arizona university presidents during the last day of its meeting at Northern Arizona University on Friday. The performance incentives, which total $40,000, were given to Hart for accomplishments she made at the UA made during the past 2013-14 academic year. Read more

Regents approve UA veterinary medicine degree

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Arizona Board of Regents approved a committee’s recommendation for implementing a veterinary medicine degree program at the UA during its meeting at the Northern Arizona University campus on Thursday. Read more