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!
 

Monday, June 7, 2021
Every year, SPIE Members have the opportunity to elect the leadership who will guide the direction of the Society. This year's election includes two candidates for SPIE Vice President, Jennifer Barton of the Wyant College at the University of...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
The Wyant College would like to congratulate all the graduates of Spring 2021! We'd also like to recognize the hard work and achievements of this year's Wyant College Valedictorians. Congratulations, and well done!OSC Undergraduate Student...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Scholarships II-VI Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships The mission of the II-VI Foundation is “to encourage and enable students to pursue a career in engineering, science and mathematics while maintaining a standard of excellence in that...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Wyant College founding dean, Jim Wyant, was recently recognized for outstanding contributions as a leader, educator, and humanitarian by the University of Rochester when the university named him an Honorary Doctor of Science of 2021. Read the...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Congratulations to OSC Ph.D. student, Kira Hart Shanks, recipient of the 2021 SPIE Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship. SPIE stated in the press release, "In 2021, the Society is awarding $298,000 in education scholarships to 78...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Twenty Wyant College staff and faculty are being recognized by UArizona for employment anniversaries with the university ranging from ten years to thirty-five years. The university has put together a website and booklet to celebrate these milestones...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Each spring, the Wyant College of Optical Sciences recognizes incredible students, as nominated by professors and selected by the OSC scholarship committee. We would like to congratulate Dominique "Nikki" Galvez (Outstanding Senior);...
Monday, May 24, 2021
A big welcome to two new administrative associates members at the Wyant College, Heather Liber and Brandi Klein-Filling. Heather joins us as a new administrative associate. She was previously working at the university's Center for...
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
The OSA Foundation launched The Women in Optics Scholarship at the University of Arizona Wyant College of Optical Sciences this spring. The Scholarship program supports professional development with the goal of reducing financial hurdles and...
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Congratulations to Dr. Pierre-Alexandre Blanche on his selection as the 2021 Optimax Research Grant Winner. This components grant will support Dr. Blanche’s research work, allowing the purchase of useful and precise optics to be used in his...