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, October 22, 2020
SOCk is hosting a SOCk-toberfest on Friday, October 30th on the OpTea zoom room from 7-9 PM. It will be a great opportunity to meet some new people and get to know your classmates better, all while enjoying some good food. More on the details,...
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Jim Schwiegerling has been recognized as Inventor of the Year by Tech Launch Arizona. The I-Squared Awards & Expo recognizes the top inventors and entrepreneurs dedicated to commercializing inventions stemming from the innovative work of...
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
When it comes to commercializing UArizona inventions, it’s not all robots, medicine, and rockets. Tune in to hear how Tech Launch Arizona can help UArizona innovators get software and business inventions to market. Join Tech Launch...
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
SPIE is offering an exciting line up of career advancement talks in the next few months! Register and mark them on your calendar! Learn more and register here. This is also a great time to brush up on skills with previously recorded...
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
This month in Another Wavelength, we chat with 5th year Ph.D. Student Kelli Kiekens. Kelli is currently mentored by Jennifer Barton.Where are you from?I am originally from the northwest suburbs of Chicago (Palatine, IL). I moved to Ann Arbor MI...
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
The 2020 Edmund Optics Educational Award application is now open!  This initiative supports outstanding undergraduate and graduate optics programs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics at non-profit colleges and...
Friday, October 16, 2020
ACTION REQUIRED!!!Benefits Open Enrollment began this Monday October 19, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. and ends November 6, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. Benefit eligible employees are required to re-elect ALL benefits in this Open Enrollment event.  If you do...
Thursday, October 8, 2020
Dear Colleagues,A challenge of COVID-19 has been that many employees have needed to alter or cancel their 2020 vacation plans. We have heard concerns from many of you about how your earned vacation balances have been impacted this year and know...
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
Please be aware of the important updates regarding Stage 2 - In-Person Classes. UArizona announced recently that some small classes will enter Stage 2- In-Person on campus the week of Oct. 12, 2020. This only includes...
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Congratulations to OSC student Joseph Cox, mentored by Amit Ashok, who was selected by the Directed Energy Professional Society to be the 2020 recipient of the Dr. Jack Slater Award. The award is granted to an outstanding individual who is...