Statement on the Arizona Football program
Today is a difficult day for the University of Arizona but also a day on which we reaffirm our commitment to our values—and to ourselves.
UA's Top Stories: Robbins, de Kooning and More
The UA generated headlines across the globe in 2017, as evidenced by our UANews list of top 10 stories. From the installation of a new president to the improbable recovery of a priceless art masterpiece, it has been another remarkable year in Wildcat Country. (UANow will resume on Jan. 9.)
UA Engineer Appointed as Faculty Athletics Representative
Systems engineering professor Ricardo Valerdi succeeds Jory Hancock as the University's faculty athletics representative to the Pac-12 Conference and NCAA.
Strategic Planning Update
Thank you for your tremendous outpouring of interest since I announced our plans to launch the University’s strategic planning initiative at the Arizona Board of Regents meeting last month.
President Robbins' Installation Speech
"We must deliver a high-quality, low-cost, world-class education, and the best service possible to our students. This will ensure that they reach graduation ready to succeed in a rapidly changing and highly competitive global workplace."
Robbins Challenges UA to Aim Even Higher
At his formal installation on campus, UA President Robert C. Robbins receives congratulations in person and by video from a host of dignitaries and officials, ranging from Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey to Broadway star Ben Vereen. With UANews video.
In Harlem, a Digital Renaissance Takes Shape
A research team led by the UA's Dan Kilper and Bryan Carter is working with community stakeholders to make the Manhattan neighborhood of Harlem a place where computing is inexpensive, fast and secure for all residents — and not just the tech-savvy and well-to-do.
Robbins Launches Strategic Planning, Outlines Goals for UA
The president says special attention will be paid to student enrollment, retention and graduation rates and also to elevating research activity and productivity.
World Rankings Center Rates UA as Top Global University
The University placed in the top 0.3 percent among more than 27,000 higher-education institutions worldwide, according to the Center for World University Rankings.