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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, December 17, 2018
Dr. Thomas Koch and Dr. Harry Barrett have been honored as National Academy of Inventors Fellows. This is the highest professional distinction awarded to academic inventors. Congratulations! Read the full press release.
Monday, December 17, 2018
The University of Arizona BIO5 Institute is hosting the Arizona Photonics Days 2019 Conference January 31 and February 1, 2019. Learn more on their website. Register to participate today. Invitation & Event Description: We invite submissions for...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Two exciting opportunities coming out of the OSA Foundation include scholarship and travel grant opportunities. Apply today!  Women in Optical Communications: Scholarship Deadline: 20 December 2018  Driving innovation in the global...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
The application for the 2019 Michael Kidger Memorial Scholarship in Optical Design is now available. The scholarship is awarded to a student engaged in optical design of either imaging or non-imaging system.  The application submission deadline...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Jessie is a recent graduate of the University of Arizona achieving her MS in Management/Marketing, and BS in Psychology.  While working towards her degrees, Jessie also maintained a retail position developing excellent communication and...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
OSC Ph.D. student, Ben Cromey was awarded 2nd place for the Optics & Photonics 2018 Photo Contest! Congratulations Ben, and nicely done. Ben said about his photo, "Sparkles from an engagement ring are visualized by a collimated...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Are you an OSC Alumni or Industrial Affiliate and attending the 2019 SPIE Photonics West Conference in San Francisco? If so, don't forget to RSVP no later than February 2 for the alumni and IA reception, taking place at...
Thursday, November 29, 2018
TUCSON, Ariz. – The University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences announced Friday that it has received a $20 million pledge to support 10 new endowed faculty positions. The gift comes from the college's founding dean, Professor...
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
A big welcome back to Sandia National Laboratories! Sandia National Laboratories has reinstated their Industrial Affiliates Membership and rejoins as a leadership partner member.
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Come join your fellow OSC staff, students and faculty for a variety of holiday-themed events. The Dec. 6 Holiday Luncheon, Staff Recognition, and Gift Exchange are preceded by an Ugly Sweater Contest, the Holiday Door Decorating Contest, and a...