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Finding Navajo History in the Trees

Chris Guiterman feels an urgency to help uncover knowledge about culturally modified trees on the Navajo Nation.


Providing Resources for Powerful Change

Patricia and Bruce Bartlett are the most generous donors to the University of Arizona’s Strategic Alternative Learning Techniques Center and longtime university supporters. Their giving illustrates the potential for private donors to partner with the university through the 360 Initiative.

Invested in a Sustainable Path

With the help of scholarship support, a biosystems engineering student is pursuing his career path and contributing to a project intended to greatly reduce meat waste.

Donna Zhang Named Musil Family Endowed Chair for Drug Discovery

John Musil ’94 made a gift to create the Musil Family Endowed Chair in Drug Discovery in 2019. The family’s generosity builds on significant momentum the college began with the help of its supporters and collaborators.

John Paul Schaefer Endowed Chair in Optical Sciences Created

The John Paul Schaefer Endowed Chair in Optical Sciences is the fourth of recently announced endowed chairs associated with James C. Wyant's $20 million gift to the Wyant College of Optical Sciences.

UA Launches Consortium on Gender-Based Violence

A gift from the Chris and Carrie Shumway Foundation will support the UA's Consortium on Gender-Based Violence, a research and resource center that seeks to model and inspire a radical shift in the way people think about and address gender-based violence.