College of Science


University Mourns Loss of Renowned Mineral Exploration Geologist and Philanthropist J. David Lowell

University of Arizona alumnus and advocate J. David Lowell, considered one of the mining industry's most successful entrepreneurs, leaves a legacy of transformational generosity at his alma mater, where his passing has been met with recollections of his accomplishments and contributions.

A Gem in the Heart of Tucson

Thanks in part to a lead gift from Allan Norville, the University of Arizona's gem and mineral collection will soon move into the epicenter of the annual Tucson Gem, Mineral and Fossil Showcase in an iconic downtown Tucson landmark.