Since the first Arizona Chinese New Year Festival, held at the UA in 2010, Larry Lang, program manager at theConfucius Institute at the UA, has served as the artistic director for the event.
Dr. Salman Abdulrahman Al Sudairy, who was recently in Tucson as part of the UA-GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) reunion, is an entrepreneur in Saudi Arabia with many different business interests.
DP World, a Dubai-based company led by UA alumnus Mohammed Sharaf, has entered into an agreement with Eller Executive Education for a leadership program.
Hitomi Murai, a staff member of MEXT in Japan, is currently being hosted at the University of Arizona (UA) Office of Global Initiatives as part of her Long-term Educational Administrator Program (LEAP) experience.
The University of Arizona was selected as one of 12 universities by the International Academic Partnerships Program (IAPP) in Cuba to establish mutually beneficial academic and research programs of interest to Cuba.
Ohrid, Macedonia and Tucson, Arizona (December 15, 2015) – A five-year Memorandum of Agreement was signed last month between the University of Arizona in Tucson and the University of Information and Science Technology, St.
An innovative partnership with Ocean University of China is hailed as a response to the globalization of legal practice.
International students at the University of Arizona (UA) participated in a panel session for more than 60 AVID students at Doolen Middle School in November during International Education Week.
The institute is one of only five American institutions recognized for its efforts to promote multiculturalism and friendly relationships between the U.S. and China.
Nadia Alvarez Mexia and Ismaylia Saucedo grew up close to each other in Mazatlán, a historic city on Mexico's Pacific Coast known for its centuries-old landmarks and long, sandy beaches.
The UA continues to expand collaborations with higher-education institutions in Mexico and other countries around the world.
Leon Palafox, postdoctoral fellow at the University of Arizona's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, gave a presentation at the UA Bookstore on November 18, 2015 about the “Use of Convolutional Neural Nets for the Detection of Features in Mars.”
Maps.Global demonstrates the global impact of the University of Arizona through student, faculty, staff, partnership and research data.
The UA's collaboration with the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, the largest university in Latin America, has entered a new stage.
On Wednesday September 23, 2015, UA professor Zhao Chen at the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and Co-director of Confucius Institute at the University of Arizona (CIUA) was invited to meet with Chinese President Jiping Xi and his
Regents' Professor Oscar Martínez, who grew up in Ciudad Juárez, examines his native country's economic challenges in his new book, "Mexico's Uneven Development."
The Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture has become one of the world's most influential global platforms for exploring innovations toward sustainable agriculture and food security.
Last week, nearly 60 representatives from 19 Mexican universities made a visit to the Tucson Village Farm, located at the University of Arizona's Campus Agricultural Center along north Campbell Avenue.
The University of Arizona has now entered a Knowledge Partner Agreement with Dubai Expo 2020 defining respective roles in the Dubai Arizona Knowledge Consortium.
UA faculty members have received various awards to travel to different countries to teach and conduct research through the Fulbright U.S.
RoboCup 2014, the annual international robot soccer championships, will be held in Brazil this week but, on Friday, the UA hosted RoboCup Junior, a league for students.
Fast-growing Fortaleza, whose mayor is UA alumnus Roberto Cláudio Rodrigues Bezerra, will receive assistance directed by the University's Office of Global Initiatives.
A strengthened collaboration between the University of Arizona and Japan’s Institute of Space and Astronautical Science and the University of Tokyo was the result of a trip overseas earlier this month by a delegation from the UA and the Arizona Bo
Developing a comprehensive global strategy is vital to the UA's position as a global land grant university
Ann Weaver Hart
University of Arizona
Office of Global Initiatives
Assistant Vice President
for Program Innovation
Office of Global Initiatives