Research & Discovery

 

UArizona Alumnus R. Ken Coit Commits $50M to Advance College of Pharmacy

Entrepreneur and University of Arizona College of Pharmacy alumnus R. Ken Coit has committed $50 million through his family foundation to solidify UArizona's place as a leader in pharmaceutical education, research and innovation.  "It is my goal to see the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy take its place among the top three programs in the nation," Coit said. 

Boosting Nursing Education Tech

Andrew and Kirsten Braccia have made a gift in support of the College of Nursing, COVID-19 initiatives and student-athletes whose eligibility has been extended. The largest portion of the gift was in support of the College of Nursing.

Ginny L. Clements Establishes Breast Cancer Research Institute with $8.5M Gift

The gift from breast cancer survivor and longtime Arizona supporter establishes an endowment for the new institute, along with endowed positions and renovated lab space.

Blazing a New Trail through Giving

Supporters have given nearly $700,000 to the President's COVID-19 Testing, Research and Re-entry Fund. With their help, the university is progressing through the fall 2020 semester with an on-ramp approach to instruction that depends on the Test, Trace and Treat strategy.