Sustainability Teams Ramp Up for Homecoming ActivitiesOctober 26, 2016
Several initiatives are continuing and new efforts are being introduced during this year's Homecoming to reduce waste going to landfills while increasing the amount of composting and recycling material.
UA Improves Overall Score in Best Global Universities ListOctober 26, 2016
The 2017 list from U.S. News & World Report highlights academic research and reputation among 1,000 universities and ranks the UA's space science program No. 7.
UA Student Balances Heritage and Hydropower in the HimalayasOctober 25, 2016
With hydropower projects threatening the food security and traditions of rural Nepalese farmers, UA graduate student Arica Crootof is heading to the Himalayas to help broker a win-win solution.
Ben Wilder Named Interim Director of UA's Tumamoc HillOctober 21, 2016
Desert ecologist Benjamin Wilder has been named to oversee Tumamoc Hill, an 860-acre ecological reserve and U.S. National Historic Landmark owned and operated by the University.
Southwest Climate Outlook October 2016October 20, 2016
Water year precipitation to date was below average in much of the Southwest, particularly in Southern California, most of southern Arizona, and western New Mexico, while northern Arizona and eastern New Mexico were average to above average. In a reversal from last month’s forecasts, La Niña is back on the horizon for this winter.