News for Education

Thursday, September 12, 2019
TUCSON, Ariz. — The University of Arizona has announced the launch of the Pell Pledge Grant, which will make college more accessible for all Arizona students. Beginning with the fall 2020 semester, all Arizona-resident, Pell-eligible freshmen attending the main campus will have the full cost of their tuition covered for four years."Student success is the most important way the University of more
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Thursday, September 05, 2019
How much water single-family residences use is closely related to a community’s built environment, according to a University of Arizona-led study. In particular, design factors such as vegetated land cover, housing density and lot size appear to have a strong impact on water use. The results can provide key data for city planners and water managers looking to develop sustainable water use more
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Wednesday, September 04, 2019
The University of Arizona has significantly increased its standing in yet another prestigious ranking of higher education institutions. The UA placed 136th out of 801 U.S. colleges and universities in the fourth annual Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings, released Wednesday. The ranking is an 81-position increase from last year's list and 36 spots higher than the UA's more
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Monday, July 29, 2019
University of Arizona employees disclosed 284 inventions in fiscal year 2019 – more than any other year in the university's history. The record-setting number is included in the annual numbers just released by Tech Launch Arizona, the UA office that commercializes inventions stemming from research. "I am proud that Tech Launch Arizona is a vital part of our vision for the University of Arizona, more
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