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!
 

Monday, January 25, 2021
Last February WiO and SOCk held the first-ever Prism Week at OSC with sponsorship from OSA, SPIE, OSC, and local optics companies. This February will be the second annual Prism Week! We are so happy to continue these events and give everyone at...
Monday, January 25, 2021
ASML will be hosting a Virtual PhD Symposium in April of this year. PhD students who meet the requirements below are invited to apply. Applicants must submit their application by Friday, February 12th 2021. What: ASML’s PhD...
Monday, January 25, 2021
Congratulations to OSC alumni, Sophie LaRochelle, for her selection as a 2021 IEEE Fellow for contributions to fiber devices and data transmission technologies. LaRochelle graduated with an M.S., Spring 1990 and Ph.D., Spring 1992 from the...
Monday, January 25, 2021
After more than 34-years of service to the University of Arizona, Luz Palomarez, Special Assistant to the Dean of the Wyant College of Optical Sciences, announced her upcoming retirement. While everyone at the college is wishing her well, many are...
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
ASML, an innovation leader in the semiconductor industry, is generously funding two undergraduate student scholarships in optical sciences and optical engineering at Wyant College. For the Fall semester 2021, the ASML scholarship at $6,250 each,...
Thursday, January 7, 2021
View the official UArizona Announcement The University of Arizona will begin Spring 2021 classes under Stage 1: Essential In-Person/Outdoor Instruction.  This essentially means that most all OSC classes, except labs, will start the...
Thursday, December 17, 2020
OSC's Spring Industrial Affiliates program will be here before we know it and we are seeking students and faculty who are interested in sharing their exciting discoveries and research with our IA partners. The event, held Feb. 22 to 24, will...
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
International Friends, associated with the University of Arizona through the International Student Services office,  is seeking hosts from OSC staff and faculty as well as new graduate student participants. They match Tucson area hosts...
Monday, December 14, 2020
Johnson & Johnson Innovation Labs is hosting "Quickfire Challenges" for undergraduate and graduate students from UArizona to compete for prizes of up to $100,000 in grant funding. The program is especially well-suited for...
Monday, December 14, 2020
Congratulations are in order for Professor Bob Norwood for his recent election as a Fellow to the National Academy of Inventors, the highest professional distinction solely for academic inventors. Read the official press release. Bob Norwood and...