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UA ENR2 Hummingbirds: A Family's Journey 9:25
UA ENR2 Hummingbirds: A Family's Journey
Published: 2 year ago
A look back at the hummingbird family who were the first to settle into the new new ENR2 building. Video by Planning Design and Construction
Turmeric: A Hope for Stroke Patients 3:55
Turmeric: A Hope for Stroke Patients
Published: 7 year ago
The spice that flavors curries may have double benefits for stroke patients. Leslie Ritter, PhD, RN, FAAN, a professor in the UA Colleges of Nursing and Medicine, explains ischemic stroke and why turm...
Turmeric for Inflammation: How Much is Enough? 3:15
Turmeric for Inflammation: How Much is Enough?
Published: 7 year ago
Arizona Health Sciences Center researchers are discovering that turmeric, a cousin of the ginger plant and a spice used in cooking, is effective against some inflammatory diseases. UA College of Medic...
Scorpion Milking 4:52
Scorpion Milking
Published: 7 year ago
Dan Massey, a 2010 PharmD graduate of the University of Arizona's College of Pharmacy, shows how he milked dangerous scorpions in his home to get enough venom to do a research study.
Real Men Can Dance 4:16
Real Men Can Dance
Published: 6 year ago
At a research-1 university like the UA, students are surrounded by laboratories of discovery and innovation. One of the more unlikely labs is the School of Dance, where the largest group of male dance...
UA School of Dance 5:35
UA School of Dance
Published: 3 year ago
The BFA program at the UA School of Dance provides rigorous training in a liberal arts setting. Students are prepared for professional careers via a triple-track program that affords the student the ...
Photo Slideshow: Meteorites, a Pictoral Story of our Solar System 3:41
Photo Slideshow: Meteorites, a Pictoral Story of our Solar System
Published: 6 year ago
At the UA's Lunar Planetary Laboratory, Dolores Hill analyzes original and color-treated images of meteorites that she and her collaborators slice to the width of thinner than a sheet of paper. What t...
Ofelia Zepeda Renowned Poet & Linguistics Expert 5:46
Ofelia Zepeda Renowned Poet & Linguistics Expert
Published: 10 year ago
Ofelia Zepeda's work to inspire appreciation of the Tohono O'odham language is among her many efforts to preserve and revitalize the world's many endangered languages. She is considered one of the mos...
Horses Help Teach Bedside Manner to Med Students 4:47
Horses Help Teach Bedside Manner to Med Students
Published: 5 year ago
Dr. Allan Hamilton, a professor of surgery at the UA, also is a talented horse trainer and owns the Rancho Bosque Equine Center. Realizing the important role non-verbal communication plays when traini...
Martian Food-The UA Controlled Environment Agriculture Center 1:45
Martian Food-The UA Controlled Environment Agriculture Center
Published: 2 year ago
Gene Giacomelli, director of the University of Arizona Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (CEAC), was excited to share the same challenges in growing crops as the fictitious Mr. Watney experien...
Photo Slideshow: The Magnificent Beauty of Minerals 3:14
Photo Slideshow: The Magnificent Beauty of Minerals
Published: 6 year ago
Kenneth Don, an electronic technical services specialists at UA's Steward Observatory, takes high definition images of micromount gems, metals and mineral specimens. Some of them are rare and all are ...
Hands-On Compassionate Nursing 3:46
Hands-On Compassionate Nursing
Published: 4 year ago
What is it like to study nursing at the UA College of Nursing, ranked among the top 4 percent of graduate nursing programs in the United States? According to senior Erin Wiley, it's about learning thr...
PharmTalk: Emergency Room Pharmacy 4:51
PharmTalk: Emergency Room Pharmacy
Published: 7 year ago
PharmTalk is a special production from the UA College of Pharmacy that features two of our alumni, Keith and Kevin Boesen. PharmTalks are fun videos about pharmacy careers meant to appeal to middle & ...
University of Arizona 2016 Commencement Highlights 2:59
University of Arizona 2016 Commencement Highlights
Published: 2 year ago
A fusillade of fireworks streaked across the molten night sky, theatrical luminaires in dramatic hues sliced the smoke. Heart thumping music drew the crowd to their feet as graduating students enjoy...
The Oldest Question: Is There Life Beyond Earth? 1:14:12
The Oldest Question: Is There Life Beyond Earth?
Published: 7 year ago
Christopher D. Impey, Distinguished Professor, Astronomy/Steward Observatory, The University of Arizona. Presented March 8, 2011. Our reconstruction of the chronology of events that led to the orig...
ObGyn Resident Video 3:17
ObGyn Resident Video
Published: 7 year ago
The University of Arizona Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology residency training program was established in 1971. It is a fully accredited four year program that treats a diverse patient populatio...
Astronomical Alchemy: The Origin of the Elements 1:4:32
Astronomical Alchemy: The Origin of the Elements
Published: 7 year ago
Dr. Philip A. Pinto, Associate Professor, Astronomy/Steward Observatory, University of Arizona. One of the greatest achievements of twentieth-century science is an understanding of the origin of m...
Education For Whom and For What? 1:59:28
Education For Whom and For What?
Published: 6 year ago
Noam Chomsky, a world-renowned linguist, intellectual and political activist, spoke at the University of Arizona on Feb. 8, 2012. His lecture, "Education: For Whom and For What?" featured a talk on th...
Arizona Swim Team Has Depth, School Spirit 2:36
Arizona Swim Team Has Depth, School Spirit
Published: 5 year ago
This year, the Arizona swim team continues to be an elite program. From veteran swimmers who competed in the Olympic Trials to freshman swimmers adjusting to the competition, the UA's team is amongst ...
The Will to Rise 3:41
The Will to Rise
Published: 6 year ago
The UA's Brigetta Barrett is looking to win an Olympic medal in the high jump. Whether she's acting on stage or soaring over the high jump bar, University of Arizona junior theatre major Brigetta Bar...