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Students News - October 2018

Experts From Abroad Named to UA's First International Scholar Academy

Eighteen elite researchers, professionals and instructors from around the world who are doing work at the UA have been chosen for the first International Scholar Academy.

Helping Minority Students Overcome Barriers to Graduate Education

A $1.075 million grant from the National Science Foundation allows the UA to continue helping underrepresented students through the Bridge to the Doctorate Program.

Engineering Freshmen Bear Down at the Solar Oven Throw Down

Future engineers and biscuit dough were both on the rise at this annual College of Engineering event.
Hannah Whetzel

Major Monday: Hannah Whetzel

When Hannah Whetzel isn't at the track running 5Ks, she is in the lab studying mechanical engineering.
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Fab Fun Could Save Lives

Engineering freshmen and sophomores gain hands-on experience building water purifiers at event sponsored by Salt River Project.
Gabriel Schirn

Double Major Bridges Piano and Engineering

UA student Gabriel Schirn is devoted to music. His passion for STEM disciplines, coupled with a desire for a stable livelihood, also steered him toward engineering.