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NASA chooses UA for MIRO program

The University of Arizona was recently chosen as one of the colleges for the Minority University Research and Education Project Institutional Research Opportunity, or MIRO.    Read more

Apollo 11's moon landing celebrates 50 years

On Saturday, July 20 at 8 p.m., in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11’s moon landing, University of Arizona graduate student Amanda Stadermann spoke in the Warden Oasis Theater at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum about the moon’s continuing scientific significance.  Read more

Q&A: From Oklahoma to Ohio to Arizona

Awndrea Caves, a University of Arizona alumna, will be joining the faculty at the College of Humanities as a lecturer of Africana studies in the Fall of 2019. Caves Spoke with the Daily Wildcat about her background, hobbies and teaching style   Read more

New planetary science professor orbits towards UA

 Amy Mainzer, Ph. D., is an astronomer and astrophysicist. She is one of the world’s leading asteroid hunters at NASA. She’s the host of popular children’s show about astronomy. And in September, she will join the University of Arizona’s Department of Lunar and Planetary Sciences as a professor of planetary sciences professor.  Read more