OSC's primary source of information is its biweekly newsletter, Watts Up! When big news hits, you'll also find press releases and feature articles here. Be sure to peruse our media mentions, where you'll find interesting stories from other outlets about the college's faculty, students and research endeavors.

If you have news items or press queries for the UA College of Optical Sciences, please contact Amee Hennig, media content manager.

OSC Watts Up! NewsletterWatts Up! Newsletter

The OSC newsletter has spread the latest news in optics and photonics research and education for nearly 50 years. Now delivered bi-weekly, the Watts Up! e-newsletter reaches over 2,000 subscribers, bringing them OSC news, biographical and historical features, student spotlights, upcoming events, staff and faculty features and job listings.

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College of Optical Sciences Press ReleasesPress Releases

Press releases issued by OSC announce our most newsworthy activities and achievements to media representatives and the general public. 

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College of Optical Sciences News FeaturesNews Features

Find in-depth stories on OSC research activities, enterprises and distinguished College history.

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Media Mentions

When the College of Optical Sciences or one of its students, faculty or staff is mentioned in the media, we track down the article and list them here. Proof positive that OSC is big news!

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OSC QuicknewsQuickNews

Here you'll find the latest and greatest OSC news, delivered in short and simple soundbite format. Quicknews items are collected and distributed in the biweekly Watts Up! newsletter.

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