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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, April 19, 2021
By: Tammy OrrOptomechanics involves the design of structural and mechanical systems for the support and positioning of the optical elements in optical instruments. (Ralph M. Richard)The discipline of optomechanics is arguably as old as optics—...
Friday, April 16, 2021
The NASA Postdoctoral ProgramContact npphelp@usra.edu with any questions.2021 Watermark Scholars: Women in STEM ScholarshipsWatermark is offering women in STEM scholarships for the fall 2021 academic term to provide much-needed support for...
Friday, April 16, 2021
SOCk is holding officer elections! If you are interested in running for office, please submit a picture of yourself with a brief bio to sock@optics.arizona.edu by Sunday, April 25, 2021 at noon. Additionally, the current officers will be...
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Today in Another Wavelength, we chat with M.S. Student Alex Samoy-Alvarado currently advised by Dr. Elizabeth Hutchinson and mentored by Dr. Urs Utzinger.Where are you from? I am from Tucson, AZ.What brought you to study optics? After...
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
An exciting optical sciences outreach event recently took place at Wasilla High School in Wasilla, AK. Laura Anderson, past Research Specialist at the Wyant College, facilitated the fun event. Laura is an alumus of the high school and was...
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
The National Quantum Initiative website and the White House Office of Science & Technology Policy Twitter (@WHOSTP) featured UArizona's Center for Quantum Networks (CQN) Engineering Research Center (ERC) April 7, 2021. The center...
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
The Wyant College commencement ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. on May 14 in the Arizona Stadium with the College of Engineering. Each graduating student will be allowed up to four in-person, ticketed guests. The ceremony will be...
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Kristin Stone has accepted a new position as the Executive Assistant for the Dean's Suite at the College of Medicine. Her last day at the Wyant College was Friday, April 2. After two and a half years working for the Wyant College Kristin was...
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Ashlesha Patil, a Wyant College Ph.D. student, was selected for the UArizona's most recent Wonder video. Ashlesha shares in the video how "Wonder Makes me Build." The exciting animations and ethereal musicality of the video support how...
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
It is with great excitement that we share the virtual walkthrough of the University of Arizona's newest building, the Grand Challenges Research Building (GCRB). Located in the parking lot adjacent to the Meinel building, the new GCRB building...