Seven years ago, the University undertook the creation of an online service to save students time and increase their ability to find scholarships. Now that technology, Scholarship Universe, has been licensed to a Phoenix company through the assistance of Tech Launch Arizona.
For decades, William Hubbard, a UA planetary sciences professor, has worked on getting a spacecraft to Jupiter, closer than any have gone before. When NASA's Juno probe fired its main engines to brake while hurtling toward the biggest and baddest planet in our solar system, it marked the beginning of a journey of discovery for Hubbard and his colleagues who can't wait to unlock Jupiter's secrets.
A twice-daily balloon launch is part of the gathering of information at the National Weather Service's offices on campus. Two meteorologists provide a look behind the scenes at how their work is done. With UANews video.