• Mexico's Aristegui Named UA Journalism's Zenger Winner

    Monday, June 4, 2018
    CNN en Español's Carmen Aristegui is the 2018 winner of the Zenger Award for Press Freedom for her dedication in exposing government corruption in Mexico. Read More
  • New Gallery to Showcase Photographic Treasures, Old and New

    Friday, June 1, 2018
    From Ansel Adams to Joan Liftin, the Heritage Gallery at the UA's Center for Creative Photography offers a year-round window into the past and present of American photography. Read More
  • UA Research Shines in International Ranking

    Wednesday, May 30, 2018
    In the Center for World University Rankings, the UA finished in the top 0.2 percent among more than 18,000 higher-education institutions worldwide. Its global ranking of No. 52 represented a 23-spot increase over last year. The UA's overall score placed it 34th among U.S. universities. Read More
  • Confronting Suicide Part 2: Prevention Top Focus for Colleges

    Thursday, January 8, 2015
    University of Arizona Campus Health Service officials have been recognized for their suicide prevention efforts by a national prevention organization formed after a UA student took his own life in 1998. The recognition from The Jed Foundation means the UA is complying with best practices for preventing students from dying by suicide. The guidelines were written by the Jed Foundation to reduce the number of suicides among college students, because it is the second highest cause of college students’ deaths, behind vehicle crashes. But tracking the success of such programs is difficult because of... Read More
  • Suicide Prevention Program Keeps Going After Grant Ends

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014
    A 2011 grant used to create a suicide preventative program recently ran out after three years, but the program is still running. The grant, issued from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, allowed the UA to create Project Lifeline, a suicide prevention operation. “The goals of the project are to decrease stigma around mental health issues, specifically suicide, and to increase help-seeking behaviors among students,” said Melanie Fleck, outreach specialist for health prevention and preventive services at Campus Health Service. “So, encouraging to them to go and seek he... Read More