Recent News

Marley Building
Jennifer Yamnitz has been named executive director of branding and marketing for the University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, effective Sept. 12.
The third annual New Student Welcome, held on Friday, August 19 in the Forbes lobby and courtyard, broke the ice for more than 600 students entering the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
A media team from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences worked with Tech Launch Arizona to develop a new technology and spin it out into a company.
All-American Canal
UA has hired attorney Cindy DeLancey as the first executive director of the center. DeLancey begins her appointment on Sept. 6.
The newly developed app, the result of a collaboration involving the UA, makes it easier to determine whether a water source is safe from a public health standpoint to use on produce.
Tarantula Wasp
"Ouch!" has never sounded so authoritative. Out of the mouth of Justin Schmidt, UA entomologist and author of the only scientific rating system of insect stings, it takes on a whole new meaning. In this excerpt from his recent book, "The Sting of the Wild," Schmidt tells us about the fascinating life of the tarantula wasp.