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, March 7, 2019
The University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences will be renamed in honor of Professor Emeritus James C. Wyant, the college's founding dean. Save the date for the special event taking place on April 23, 2019 at the James C. Wyant...
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
A big congratulations to Judy Su who was recently appointed for a three-year term to the international advisory board of the new open access journal, Translation Biophotonics (TBIO). The journal will provide an interdisciplinary forum for...
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Apply to attend the Siegman International Summer School on Lasers. It is a week-long program that exposes students to in-depth learning of lasers and their applications from internationally recognized academic and industry leaders in the field. The...
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
It was a rare day in the College of Optical Science's history! From the sky fell a white and cold substance. We collected a variety of photos from OSC faculty, staff, and students, and here they are! Take a look at this crazy day. ...
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
The University of Arizona Lunar and Planetary Laboratory (LPL) is planning a very special Apollo 11 Landing 50th Anniversary Event for Saturday, July 20, 2019. LPL is looking for information and artifacts from OSC faculty and alumni who may have...
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...