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UA COVID-19 Test Tracker

Daily (7/15)
57 3 5.3%
Total (8/4)
274,434 4,382 1.6%
Includes tests since August 4, 2020
Data from
Updated July 15, 2021

Grasslands imperiled by climate change

It’s finally November—the time of year for cozy sweaters, hot cocoa, fall foliage and frosty mornings. But with Tucson temperatures notably higher than average in recent weeks, people may be finding it hard to get into the holiday spirit. Read more

UA researcher awarded $10.3 million to study Alzheimer's in women

Dr. Roberta Brinton , UA neuroscientist and director of the Center for Innovation in Brain Science, was awarded a $10.3 million grant last month. The National Institutes of Health funds will support Brinton's search for the reason why women are statistically more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease than men. Read more

Three ways to stay safe during Homecoming

Homecoming week is a time of many fun and exciting events, but it’s also a time of increased risk. From drinking enough water to watching where you step, here are three tips on how to make sure you stay safe this week. Read more