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Nobel Laureates Say UA Scientists Paved Way

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Longtime connections to the 2014 recipients of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine bring four of the world's leading brain researchers to campus in celebration of several milestones.

UA, Opponents Rely on Data Analytics

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When the Wildcats face Xavier tonight in the NCAA West Region semifinals, they'll know all about the Musketeers — and themselves — thanks to advanced data analytics and film analysis.

UA Program Targets Vets, First Responders

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Workshops and courses have been designed to improve resiliency in student veterans and now firefighters, police officers and other emergency personnel.

Debut Film by UA Alumnus Receives Accolades

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Having enjoyed a successful world premiere, "Unsound," directed by UA alumnus Darious Britt, is slated to screen in the Phoenix Film Festival.

TLA Hosts Leaders in Tech Commercialization

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In the evolving field of "tech transfer," the UA's Tech Launch Arizona is positioned at the intersection of entrepreneurship, innovation and economic growth.

UA Student Project Tackles Poverty in Tucson

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Data collection is only part of an ongoing field workshop that goes the extra mile, taking time to listen to the hardships and challenges faced by others in the community.

UA Students, Faculty Among Migrahack Winners

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Grand-prize-winning team uses local traffic-stop data, providing an opportunity to see how police deal with issues of immigration status.

And the Winner Is: Primary Care

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UA College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2015 students opened Match Day envelopes on Friday to find out where they will go for residency training. More than one-third of the class will pursue primary care, the most critical shortage Arizona faces.

Nobel Recipients to Celebrate UA Brain Science

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Pioneering scholars with long-standing ties to UA faculty members Lynn Nadel and Carol Barnes will visit campus this week to inaugurate the Center for Innovation in Brain Science.

UA Launches Online Campus

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Students now have access to dozens of courses offered through UA Online, an innovative digital campus of academic opportunities from one of the top-ranked public universities in the world.

Archaeologists Discover Maya 'Melting Pot'

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UA archaeologists working in Guatemala have unearthed new information about the Maya civilization's transition from a mobile, hunter-gatherer lifestyle to a sedentary way of life.

UA-Born Traffic App Launches in Tucson

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Professor's startup company is another example of innovation taken all the way to commercialization with the assistance of Tech Launch Arizona.

Final Four or Bust: The Journey Begins

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Alumni everywhere are fired up about the Arizona Wildcats' chances in the NCAA Tournament, which could feature a West Region rematch down the line against Wisconsin. The UA opens in Portland against Texas Southern.

UA to Host Hackathon on Immigration

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Free, three-day event will bring together computer programmers, Web designers, journalists, nonprofits and community members for data analysis of issues.

Why Pi? It's a History Lesson All Its Own

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The irrational number, typically approximated as 3.14159, has proved itself as a captivator of the imagination and an irreplaceably practical part of everyday life.

New UA Program to Explore Buddhism

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In light of the rise of Asian economies and markets and the adoption of Buddhist practices in the Western region of the world, the UA is launching a program in Buddhist studies.

There Is No Parting This Red Sea

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The Arizona Wildcats credit their loyal fans with an assist in winning the Pac-12 Conference Tournament and earning a No. 2 seed in the West Region of the NCAA Tournament. The UA will face Texas Southern on Thursday.

Could Man's Best Friend Be Man's Best Medicine?

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Most dog owners will tell you their furry friends make them feel good emotionally. But UA researchers are exploring whether dogs can actually improve human health.

UA Scientists Fly Kites in Hawaii to Study Mars

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Clues to the mysteries of the red planet are revealed by an unconventional method of studying volcanic landscapes on the Big Island, using specially equipped kites.

New Clues from the Dawn of the Solar System

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Sulfide chondrules, a new type of building blocks discovered in meteorites left over from the solar system's infancy, provide evidence for a previously unknown region in the protoplanetary disk that gave rise to the planets including Earth.