Science

'Tis the season for sun burns

Tucson is a hot spot for tanning and spending time in the heat. A journalism student from the El Inde Arizona course reports on how college students can protect themselves from harsh UV rays and prevent skin cancer in the long run.  Read more

UA receives grant for Project FUTRE

UA Health Sciences' affiliates and students are collaborating on a new program where trainees learn to support families with substance use disorders through a new $2.2 million dollar grant. Read more

Let’s talk about body image

Body Positive Arizona is on campus initiative that consists of both students and UA staff members who are committed to promoting body positivity through in-person and virtual discussions and tabling events. Learn more about their organization and the resources and support they offer. Read more

Women in STEM at the UA

There is a long history of inequalities and glass ceilings for women in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics workforce. The Daily Wildcat talked with four female professors at the University of Arizona in the STEM field to get an up close look at their career and the advice they have for future generations of women in STEM.  Read more

College of Medicine hosts virtual health care disparities forum

The University of Arizona College of Medicine hosted a forum Feb.10 to discuss steps medical health professionals can take to address healthcare disparities and the social determinants of mental health, providing their patients with an overall more accomodating and beneficial experience. Read more