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Turmeric: A Hope for Stroke Patients 3:55
Turmeric: A Hope for Stroke Patients
Published: 8 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: 6 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...
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...
Turmeric for Inflammation: How Much is Enough? 3:15
Turmeric for Inflammation: How Much is Enough?
Published: 8 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 4:51
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.
Interstellar Black Holes 3:8
Interstellar Black Holes
Published: 4 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...
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...
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 ...
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...
UA ENR2 Hummingbirds: A Family's Journey 9:25
UA ENR2 Hummingbirds: A Family's Journey
Published: 3 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
Martian Food-The UA Controlled Environment Agriculture Center 1:45
Martian Food-The UA Controlled Environment Agriculture Center
Published: 3 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...
Space Shuttle Endeavour Flies Over UA Mall 1:27
Space Shuttle Endeavour Flies Over UA Mall
Published: 6 year ago
On it's way to retirement at the California Science Center in Los Angeles, the space shuttle Endeavour few over the University of Arizona as thousands of students, faculty and staff looked on. Mark Ke...
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...
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...
UA Mineral Museum Opens 2:55
UA Mineral Museum Opens "Crystalline Treasures: The Mineral Heritage of China"
Published: 5 year ago
The UA Mineral Museum's newest exhibit, "Crystalline Treasures: The Mineral Heritage of China," features Chinese minerals and information about Chinese history and culture. The exhibit, on display unt...
UA Mirror Lab Casts Third Mirror for World's Largest Telescope 4:9
UA Mirror Lab Casts Third Mirror for World's Largest Telescope
Published: 5 year ago
Scientists at the UA's Steward Observatory Mirror Lab are casting the third mirror in a series of seven that will be used to construct the Giant Magellan Telescope. Once completed, the telescope will ...
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...