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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Seeking to become better informed during a coaching hire, the Arizona Board of Regents on Thursday adopted a proposal mandating exactly that.
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.
PHOENIX - A Senate panel voted Monday to recommend confirmation to the Board of Regents of an outspoken and often controversial political blogger.
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.
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.
PHOENIX — For the first time in years, most students at the state’s three universities won't have to dig deeper to attend classes.
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.
TEMPE - The contract is signed, the vote was unanimous and the
University of Arizona officially has its 21st president.
Educational attainment and university graduation rates will be
vital as Arizona presses toward a knowledge-based economy.
As I am asked to consider the future of higher education in
Arizona, I can easily fall back on the insight of the perennial
statesmen Barry Goldwater, who noted that frontier challenges will
always exist for Arizona. The same holds true for higher education,
its evolving frontier perpetually…
Rick Myers is ready to get involved in higher-education policy,
even at one of the most critical and difficult periods in the
university system's history.