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!
 

Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Congratulations are in order for Alyssa Baller on being the first recipient of the OSE Wildcat Award! This award recognizes a graduating student who has shown resiliency and perseverance through obstacles to the educational journey. The name...
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
A very exciting, and often different, year passed quickly until we found ourselves on May 6th at the Engineering Design Day 2021 Awards Ceremony. A year of long and intense work was put in by all participating undergraduate, senior students...
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
This year marks the first time ZEISS is celebrating the International Day of Light. Zahra Nafar, Senior Systems Engineer at ZEISS Medical Technology in Dublin, CA, has organized a series of free ...
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
It is with great sadness that we report the passing of H. Angus Macleod, Emeritus Professor of Optical Sciences, on April 29, 2021 at the age of 87.  He is survived by his wife Ann, his daughter Eleanor, and his four sons Hugh, Ivor, Charles,...
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Join us May 16 from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. to celebrate light and how optics and photonics make our lives better every day! Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium and Optics Valley are hosting the live-streamed celebration....
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Malia Hargrove isn't only a Wyant College optical sciences sophomore student. She's a talented Arizona GymCat as well! At the recent NCAA Regionals Malia achieved a career-high score of 9.900 that launched her off to the NCAA Championships...
Monday, April 19, 2021
Ronald Driggers“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind”.  Dr. SeussWhat are your research goals in the first years of your work? It was to develop a...
Monday, April 19, 2021
The University of Arizona PAC Work Group, tasked with making recommendations for pandemic mitigations related to the academic and instructional mission of the University, has released a new webpage laying out clear resources for Academic...
Monday, April 19, 2021
A big congratulations and welcome to incoming Ph.D. student Natalie Shultz on receiving the DoD NDSEG Fellowship. The fellowship supports a broad range of disciplines and includes full tuition and mandatory fees for three years, along with a...
Monday, April 19, 2021
The amazing students of SOCk and the Wyant College have done it. A spectacular and educational, 100% virtually-offered Laser Fun Day was presented on Saturday, April 17, reaching nearly 500 viewers on Facebook Live and viewers on the official...