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'Astrophysicist' title could mean better job prospects

The University of Arizona's astronomy graduate students hope to persuade their department, their college and the Board of Regents to acknowledge them as astrophysicists as well as astronomers.

September 20, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Brewer promotes trade, tourism with India

PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer hopes to increase the state’s trade with India, saying the country represents far more to Arizona than customer-support call centers.

August 30, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Regents OK $1.8B budget for UA in '14

The board that oversees the state's public universities has unanimously approved a $1.8 billion operating budget for the University of Arizona and its medical facilities next year, a 10 percent increase over this year's budget.

June 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Student group loses round in fight over fee collections at Arizona's universities

PHOENIX - The Arizona Students Association appears to be on the verge of losing its ability to have the state's three universities collect its fees.

March 28, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona Students' Association seeks ruling on fee collection

PHOENIX - The Arizona Students' Association is asking a federal judge to void a vote by the Board of Regents changing how its fees are collected, claiming it was retaliatory.

February 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona college group files lawsuit over surcharge

PHOENIX — The Arizona Students’ Association is asking a federal judge to void a vote by the Board of Regents changing how its fees are collected, claiming it was retaliatory.

February 13, 2013 12:50 pmLoading…

Ariz. college students to get say on surcharge

Arizona university students, including thousands in Tucson, will have a clear choice about whether they're willing to pay for a second layer of student government.

February 08, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona State University seeks to end staff contracts

PHOENIX — Arizona’s three public universities could soon create a new class of at-will employees, meaning staff in non-academic positions could be fired at any time.

January 16, 2013 4:06 pmLoading…

UA students facing tuition hikes of 5 percent for next several years

Students at the University of Arizona could face tuition hikes of 5 percent a year for the next several years unless the state starts restoring some of the millions cut from higher education during the recession, university leaders heard Friday.

December 08, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Student group's money not on regents' agenda

PHOENIX - A spokeswoman for the Board of Regents admitted Tuesday the panel's vote on Monday to stop funding the Arizona Students' Association was not on the posted agenda, but denied the action violated the Open Meeting Law.

November 28, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Regents mandate more info on hiring

Seeking to become better informed during a coaching hire, the Arizona Board of Regents on Thursday adopted a proposal mandating exactly that.

June 15, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Regents OK $13M for repairs of Old Main, built in 1891

The board that oversees the state's public universities gave a green light Thursday for $13.5 million worth of work on a beloved University of Arizona landmark that could become the new digs of the UA's new president.

June 15, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Outspoken blogger clears hurdle toward regents post

Outspoken blogger clears hurdle toward regents post

PHOENIX - A Senate panel voted Monday to recommend confirmation to the Board of Regents of an outspoken and often controversial political blogger.

April 10, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Panel recommends confirmation of blogger to AZ regents

PHOENIX -- A Senate panel voted Monday to recommend confirmation of an outspoken and often controversial political blogger and lobbyist to the state Board of Regents.

April 09, 2012 3:11 pmLoading…

Gun lockers too costly, regents say

PHOENIX - University officials say it will cost them $13.3 million to install gun lockers outside all of their more than 700 public buildings to keep faculty, students and others from bringing weapons inside.

March 03, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

UA seeks small increases in tuition for new students

PHOENIX — For the first time in years, most students at the state’s three universities won't have to dig deeper to attend classes.

February 24, 2012 4:23 pmLoading…
Regents make it unanimous: Hart named 21st UA president

Regents make it unanimous: Hart named 21st UA president

Ann Weaver Hart, who was approved Friday as the UA's 21st president, made her first public appearance Monday in Tucson with Regent Rick Myers, middle, and UA President Eugene Sander during a public forum in the Gallagher Theater.

February 18, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Regents make it unanimous: Hart named 21st UA president

Regents make it unanimous: Hart named 21st UA president

TEMPE - The contract is signed, the vote was unanimous and the University of Arizona officially has its 21st president.

February 18, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Access, costs, innovation key as student count grows

Access, costs, innovation key as student count grows

Educational attainment and university graduation rates will be vital as Arizona presses toward a knowledge-based economy.

February 14, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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