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, February 13, 2020
The University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences will hold its tenth annual Laser Fun Day as SOCk, the official undergraduate and graduate student optics organization, brings the science of optics alive for all ages. The educational...
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Eight to ten UArizona students will participate in the grand opening of the University of Arizona Center for Outreach and Collaboration in Washington, DC as official representatives of the university including OSC's Ben Cromey, Jilian...
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
OSC Students and Faculty were recognized at SPIE for multiple honors. Congratulations to the awardees! Best Student Paper Brandon Hellman, Joshua Rodriguez, Chuan Luo, HeeJoo Choi, and Yuzuru Takashima received the Best Student Paper award for...
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
The Wyant College of Optical Sciences wishes Mary Puig, Director of Finance and Operations, all the best as she moves on to a new opportunity with the UArizona College of Education as their new Assistant Dean of Finance and Administration....
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
The National Academy of Inventors has named four University of Arizona innovators as senior members, including Wyant College professor, James T. Schwiegerling. Schwiegerling co-founded iCrx, a startup company developing a process of measuring...
Monday, February 10, 2020
This month in Another Wavelength, we chat with B.S. Student Christer Everly. Christer is working on a defense project under Roger Tree's supervision with RMIData LLC.Where are you from? I have lived my entire life thus far in Tucson....
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
The Jack Lee Jewell Endowed Chair in Optical Sciences and The Nasser Peyghambarian Endowed Chair in Optical Sciences create new endowed faculty positions at the College Two accomplished scientists in the fields of Optics and Photonics have...
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Image by NSO/NSF/AURA NSO Astronomers at the Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope have released the first light images taken by the telescope showcasing unprecedented images of the solar surface. The DKIST primary mirror was made right here at UArizona...
Thursday, January 30, 2020
There are so many amazing ways to have an impact on our local community. Outreach is a great way to practice public speaking but more importantly, to inspire others to investigate the field of Optics! Below is a list of upcoming opportunities and...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
SOCk and WiO have collaborated to bring a celebration of diversity and inclusion to the college coinciding with International Women and Girls in Science Day. The celebration will take place February 10-14. The week will bring together diverse...