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, May 28, 2019
David Carlson, OSC alumnus who received his Ph.D. in 2016, is the inaugural Bernard J. Couillaud Prize winner. Carlson is now a postdoctoral researcher at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. He received the award at...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
A big congratulations to Lauren Schatz who was selected by the Society of Women Engineers to receive the 2019-2020 Ada I. Pressman Memorial Scholarship! The selection committee reviewed over 1,500 applications before selecting Lauren as the...
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Today, Dr. Mike Nofziger and Ben Cromey might just be putting a pair of diffraction grating glasses on every continent (except Antarica of course!) at an International Science Fair for High School Students in Phoenix. Over 2000 kids from all over...
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Charles ”Chuck” DeMund, science photographer, author, philanthropist and eminent friend to the UA James C. Wyant College of Optical Sciences, passed away on Thursday May 9, 2019. As a world-renowned photographer of sciences, Chuck...
Thursday, May 16, 2019
The Wyant College of Optical Sciences is happy to welcome Airy Optics as its newest Associate Partner Industrial Affiliate Member. Welcome!
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
A big congratulations to all the newest University of Arizona Wyant College of Optical Sciences Alumni and a shout out to all our alumni. OSC is happy to share the news about the new Bear Down Network. This, just-released, professional social media...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
On April 26, 2019 at the 44th Annual Scholar Awards Dinner, three OSC students were named Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Foundation Scholars for 2019-2020. Awardees included Travis Sawyer, Brandon Hellman, and Ben Cromey....
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
As the campus bustle slows down the Watts Up will follow suit! Watts Up! will be released on a monthly basis during the summer months, on the last Thursday of each month. Watts Up! regular bi-weekly schedule will resume after classes are back in...
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
On Thursday, May 9, College of Optical Sciences students walked across the stage and entered the distinguished ranks of OSC alumni. The UA Student Union south ballroom was filled with friends and family of the graduates, OSC staff and faculty and a...
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
A big welcome to Nichole Jimenez, Administrative Associate, joining the James C. Wyant College of Optical Sciences. Nichole recently returned to Tucson from Phoenix where she attended Arizona State University. She continues to work towards...