QuickNews

Here you'll find the latest, greatest exploits of the College of Optical Sciences in short and simple soundbite format. QuickNews items are collected in Watts Up!, the college's biweekly newsletter. Subscribe today!
 

Thursday, June 30, 2022
The College of Engineering Summer Engineering Academy (SEA) hosted a virtual camp for the second year in a row this summer. As part of the Optical Sciences day, Dr. Mike Nofziger and Hillary Mathis led 40 campers through various Arduino projects...
Thursday, June 30, 2022
The Wyant College of Optical Sciences is excited to announce that four of the new Endowed Chairs in Optical Sciences enabled by our generous donor community have been filled. These include the first endowed chair established in 2018 by Harrison and...
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
UITS is upgrading University system logins. As a result, most University systems will be available but will experience degraded performance Friday, July 8, 6 p.m. through Sunday, July 10, 7 p.m. These changes will NOT impact Wyant College @...
Monday, June 27, 2022
Dr. James (Jim) B. Breckinridge, an alumnus and adjunct professor at Wyant College, passed away June 12, 2022. He also held, at the time of his passing, an academic appointment at Caltech as a visiting associate in aeronautics.Born in Cleveland, OH...
Thursday, June 16, 2022
The Wyant College welcomes Caitlyn Keefe as our newest Accountant in the college. Caitlyn moved to Tucson in December from Gurnee, IL. She is a transfer student majoring in accounting at the Eller College of Management at the UArizona. So far...
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Optica is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Diversity & Inclusion Advocacy Recognition. We are looking for organizations and individuals who have a demonstrated track record in championing change. Apply or Nominate Someone Here. We all...
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Optica has announced their selections for the 2022 Optica Women Scholars—twenty aspiring women of science of whom three are Wyant College students. The Wyant College is happy to congratulate Jennifer Bragg (advised by Prof. Olivier Guyon...
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
You are Invited!OSC Alumni and Industrial Affiliates Reception(held in conjunctionwith SPIE Optics + Photonics 2022- San Diego)Tuesday, August 23, 2022 |  5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.Roy’s San Diego WaterfrontBig Island Room(Inside the...
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
A memorial service for Catherine (Cathy) C. Barrett will be held at St. Pius X Catholic Church on Saturday, June 18 at 10 a.m. Cathy is the wife of Professor Harrison H. Barrett and is fondly remembered by many at Wyant College for her joyful...
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Wyant College Spring 2022 Ph.D. graduate, Dr. Kira Shanks, has been nominated as the University of Arizona representative going forward for consideration to win the science and engineering category for the CGS/ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation...