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Austin Yamada will start on April 6 and bring more than 35 years of experience in national security in government, industry and academia.
Employers' interest is high, and so is that of students seeking to enter the master's program in management information systems at the Eller College of Management.
Three experts take their best shot at "Plummeting Oil Prices: Good News or Bad?" and say there's enough of each kind to go around, depending on how you look at it.
The discovery of the brightest quasar in the early universe, powered by the most massive black hole yet known at that time, presents a puzzle to researchers.
The UA's Renée Duckworth and her co-authors report how mother birds influence the behavior of their male chicks while they are still in the egg, shaping where they will live.
Responding to state and national demands, the UA has doubled down on its efforts to help retain women and other underrepresented groups in the STEM fields. Already the results are promising.
UA-led team is the first to document the longer length of extreme increase. Independent of any hurricanes or winter storms, the event caused flooding along the coast.
For years, scientists have been trying to give computers the ability to see just as well as humans. A UA cognitive scientist who studies human vision is working toward that goal as part of a multidisciplinary, multi-institutional research team.
UA psychologist Mary-Frances O'Connor will study the relationship between the hormone oxytocin and the experience of grief, and it could open the door to new therapies.
Director of Athletics Greg Byrne has invested in top-notch academic support services to get student-athletes the help they need to stay on track in the classroom.
With the renowned Arizona State Museum as its centerpiece, the UA program is consistently ranked in the nation's top five and includes four Regents' Professors.
The new images show a complex structure in the inner disk, previously unexplored in visible light. These allow astronomers to study the structure of the dust disk closer to the star than before.
France Córdova, who stopped at the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research and other facilities, said she planned to take examples of the UA's cutting-edge work back to Washington.
Former Middle East hostage Terry Anderson and the parents of slain freelance journalist James Foley are scheduled to participate in a discussion Feb. 26 on the UA campus.
The UA is one of the nation's top 10 producers of Fulbright scholars and students, according to the Institute of International Education.
In the search for Earth-size planets elsewhere in the Milky Way, lower-mass stars make for more promising hunting grounds, a study by UA astronomers has discovered.
Under the direction of David Schmidtz, the Center for the Philosophy of Freedom will build a network of programs in philosophy, politics and economics.
Noam Chomsky, a world-renowned linguist, intellectual and political activist, will speak during this year's Tucson Festival of Books, held at the UA in mid-March.
Top academic performers say they're already looking beyond their athletic careers as Wildcats, and they're using resources and time-management skills to make the most of sports and school.
The British government is funding the new initiative, which will extend high-performance cyber-infrastructure to tackle "big data" science developed by iPlant Collaborative.