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!
 

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
The OSC community and Industrial Affiliates once again gathered in Tucson for the Industrial Affiliates Showcase, Career Fair and Workshop. The event kicked off with an exciting career fair in the Student Union. The second and third days were...
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
What started as an idea between colleagues to quietly recognize a friend became a small ceremony on January 11, 2019 when the Crawford Machine was dedicated in honor of Robert Crawford, master optician at the University of Arizona College...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Professor Emeritus of Optical Sciences Stephen F. Jacobs passed away at the age of 90 on Sunday, February 24, 2019. Steve came to the Optical Sciences Center (OSC) in 1965—at the request of Aden Meinel for a laser scientist to join himself,...
Monday, February 25, 2019
TUCSON, Ariz. – The University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences will be renamed in honor of Professor Emeritus James C. Wyant, the college's founding dean, UA President Robert C. Robbins announced today.Renaming the...
Thursday, February 21, 2019
In celebration of International Day of Women and Girls in Science, OSC's very own, Adriana Stohn is currently featured on the main page of the University of Arizona website. UA selected six women across campus to feature and revealed these...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Cochise College visited the 3D holography lab where Craig Draper and Micah Mann gave them a special tour of their research. Later, Ryan Sipos performed a cow eye dissection while sharing with the students all the optical components that make...
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Congratulations to OSC graduate student, Kira Hart, who was the 2nd place winner in the Oral Presentation Category of the Joint Conference [9R2O and 15NGOESS] Student Competition at the 2019 AMS 99th Annual Meeting in Phoenix, AZ. Hart's...
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
The College of Optical Sciences is hosting its Spring 2019 Industrial Affiliates Corporate Showcase and Workshop on Feb. 25 - 27. IA members may register by contacting Kaye Rowan, Senior Director of Development at rowan@optics.arizona.edu. 
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Women in Optic's much anticipated Launching You Career Student Symposium was selected by the Office for Diversity and Inclusive Excellence (ODIEX) committee to receive funding to support the special event. Congratulations WiO! Great work...
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
The Southern Arizona Women in the Workforce, 2019 Women in the Workforce Series starts as Katie Schwertz, Senior Design Engineer at Edmund Optics, presents "Strategies for Advancing Your Career" on February 22, 2019 from 3 - 5 p.m. Katie...