Promising UA Grad Students Earn NSF Fellowships

UA students and alumni receive hundreds of thousands of dollars in National Science Foundation funding by their acceptance into the Graduate Research Fellowship Program.

UA Student Selected by National Geographic as Emerging Explorer

Thandiwe Mweetwa, currently pursuing a master's degree in natural resources conservation at the UA, has spent time in her native Zambia studying lion populations.

Prestigious Fellowship for UA's Dimitrios Psaltis

The astronomy professor has been awarded a Radcliffe Institute fellowship to explore the edges of known physics and exchange ideas with scientists, artists and filmmakers.

UA Engineers Zero In on Ovarian Cancer

UA researcher Jennifer Barton, who is leading a $1 million project funded by the National Cancer Institute, is identifying biomarkers and creating optical imaging tools to screen for a form of cancer often called a “silent killer.”