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NASA Selects Airborne Observatory for Funding

NASA is funding the $40 Million UA-led GUSTO mission, which will send a balloon-borne telescope to near space to study the gas and dust between the stars, from which all stars and planets originate.

Remembering Raclare Cordis Kanal, UA’s First Female Tau Beta Pi

For Women's History Month, the UA College of Engineering profiles one of its earliest female graduates, Raclare Cordis Kanal, BS/ME 1954.

A Different Kind of March Madness: ‘The Lumberjack Games of Mining’

Mining engineering students from UA and around the world demonstrate old-school mining skills at the 39th International Intercollegiate Mining Competition in Georgetown, Kentucky.

Nick Schott has some great UA memories from the 1960s, when Tucson, Ariz., was still only a couple of hundred thousand strong and the UA football team, well, was probably still in rebuilding stage.

engineering innovation building

The Engineering Innovation Building will help the College of Engineering attract the best students and faculty the world has to offer. Thousands of students on design teams and in engineering clubs will have a new home built for teamwork and success. World-renowned researchers will gain the space and equipment to advance groundbreaking technology.