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RISE Symposium to Highlight Range Research

The Research Insights in Semiarid Ecosystems Symposium continues a legacy of student engagement and research collaborations based on 114 years of data from the Santa Rita Experimental Range, and 64 years of research on the Walnut Gulch Experimental Watershed.

32 Students + 15,000 Insects Equals One Biological Clue

How does natural selection result in evolutionary change? It's one of biology's vexing questions, and UA researchers have worked on how genetic information gets translated into traits.

UA Undergraduate Investigates How Gender Influences Stroke Response

Sergio Salguero writes about his work in Helena Morrison's lab, which is helping to improve our understanding of why women's risk for stroke increases after menopause.

UA Team Part of International Space Surveillance Conference

The conference is the largest international civil-military conference dedicated to space surveillance. The UA's prominence reinforces its lead in the emerging space surveillance industry.

Engineering Alumna Wins National Prize in Mexico

Tania Eulalia Martinez Cruz of Mexico's indigenous Mixe community is using her master's degree in agriculture and biosystems engineering to help indigenous farming communities become more self-sufficient.

'Locavores' Can Find Produce, Farmers' Markets More Easily

Local Fresh, an improved, mobile-friendly website, offers people a better way to find produce and farmers' markets in communities throughout the state.

Bugs to Take Center Stage at Annual Insect Festival

The largest festival in the Southwest dedicated to showcasing the wondrous diversity of bugs is expected to draw thousands to the UA campus.

Caterpillar Leaders Immersed in Mining at UA

The manufacturer is tapping the College of Engineering for its mining expertise, enrolling 12 high-level employees in a new online certificate program.

Ed Beshore's Rocket Ride Into the Sunset

The Atlas V that carried the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft off the planet was one big birthday candle for the mission's deputy principal investigator, who is retiring from the UA and heading off to do some backpacking. With a must-see UANews video of highlights from last week's launch in Florida.

ENR2 Goes Platinum, Gains Highest LEED Certification

The UA's rust-hued ENR2 building, designed with numerous sustainability features and briefly a haven for a hummingbird family, has received platinum-level LEED Certification.

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