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Photo Slideshow: The Magnificent Beauty of Minerals 3:14
Photo Slideshow: The Magnificent Beauty of Minerals
Published: 5 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 ...
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...
Upperclassmen Share Advice for Incoming UA Freshmen 2:34
Upperclassmen Share Advice for Incoming UA Freshmen
Published: 5 year ago
Seasoned UA students took time on a rainy afternoon to share their best advice on everything from time management and attending office hours to Catcard etiquette and the importance of staying hydrated...
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: 6 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...
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...
UA School of Dance 5:35
UA School of Dance
Published: 2 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 ...
Interstellar Black Holes 3:8
Interstellar Black Holes
Published: 3 year ago
The new movie "Interstellar" explores a longstanding fascination, but UA astrophysicists are using cutting-edge technology to go one better. They're working on how to take pictures of the black hole a...
UA Dance and Martha Graham Dance Company in Rare Performance at Centennial Hall 3:29
UA Dance and Martha Graham Dance Company in Rare Performance at Centennial Hall
Published: 6 year ago
The UA School of Dance has established itself as one of the top dance programs in the country. So it is fitting that The Martha Graham Dance Company, one of the premier dance companies in the world, ...
University of Arizona 2016 Commencement Highlights 2:59
University of Arizona 2016 Commencement Highlights
Published: 1 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...
Life's Cognitive Edge: The Role of the Mind & What it Means 1:5:57
Life's Cognitive Edge: The Role of the Mind & What it Means
Published: 10 year ago
On February 13, 2008, Dr. Anna Dornhaus, Assistant Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, gave lecture at the College of Science The Edges of Life Lecture Series: "Life's Cognitive Edge: The Rol...
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...
Building Brains, Making Minds 1:7:31
Building Brains, Making Minds
Published: 8 year ago
On February 23, 2010, Dr. Lynn Nadel, University of Arizona Regents' Professor, Psychology, presented "Building Brains, Making Minds" in the first lecture of the College of Science's Mind and Brain Le...
Photo Slideshow: A Regional History of Basketry 3:33
Photo Slideshow: A Regional History of Basketry
Published: 5 year ago
At the University of Arizona, the Arizona State Museum's exhibition, "Basketry Treasured" includes pieces by ancient Southwest cultures, and historic and contemporary Tohono and Akimel O'odham, Hopi a...
RJ Mitte of Breaking Bad at the UA 2:28
RJ Mitte of Breaking Bad at the UA
Published: 4 year ago
Watch RJ Mitte chat about breakfast, Breaking Bad and bits of wisdom in an interview with the University of Arizona. Last night, the actor, who is known for playing Walt Jr. on Breaking Bad, spoke abo...
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...
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...
ObGyn Resident Video 3:17
ObGyn Resident Video
Published: 6 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...
Arizona Days Arizona Nights Student Life Video 17:7
Arizona Days Arizona Nights Student Life Video
Published: 9 year ago
This 17 minute video features the rich and varied life available for students at the University of Arizona in Tucson. Included in the video are: Hillenbrand Aquatic Center, UA Mall, Bio 5 Research Ins...