Events

May 17th, 2018
Find the live feed of the symposium at humanities.arizona.edu/live Sponsored by the Dorrance Scholarship Programs, the College of Humanities presents "Humanities Innovators in a Tech World," the first symposium in the Dorrance Lecture Series.  As technological advances bring us closer to a digital future, the humanities remain a vital part of understanding the world. In the Fourth Industrial... Read more
May 11th, 2018
Bachelor of Arts Ceremony Friday, May 11th 9:00am - 11:00am Student Union Memorial Center Grand Ballroom (North entrance). RSVP online by Friday, April 27th.  There is no charge for this ceremony and tickets are not required. There is no procession at this ceremony. Please arrive by 8:30am at the latest.Cap and gown are required. Due to limited seating, each graduate may bring up to eight guests... Read more
May 10th, 2018
Hooding Ceremony for MAs and PhDs Thursday, May 10th 2:00pm - 4:00pm Student Union Memorial Center North Ballroom. RSVP online by Friday, April 27th. There is no charge for this ceremony and tickets are not required. The procession will begin at 2:00pm. Please arrive by 1:30pm at the latest.Cap, gown, and hood are required. RSVP ONLINE RSVP for Graduate Pre-Commencement Ceremony SEATING We would... Read more
April 28th, 2018
Family Day is a day of workshops, music, activities, and refreshments just for kids ages 0 to 13 and their parents and guardians. It’s free and open to the public, and is a great way to engage with your child through reading, writing, play, and dance.
April 27th, 2018
The Trojan War is over and King Agamemnon is returning home to Argos, but all is not well. While he triumphed at Troy, others have been plotting their revenge. His dead uncle calls up spirits from the underworld. Agamemnon’s wife plots revenge for the death of her daughter. The enslaved princess Cassandra prophesies doom for the king. Will their vengeance end the cycle of violence, murder, and... Read more
April 26th, 2018
Established in 1978, Persona is the University of Arizona’s undergraduate literary journal. Contributors to Persona read at this celebration of the new issue.
April 26th, 2018
Join us for an inspiring lecture with Robert A.F. Thurman at the University of Arizona, titled "Buddhist Ethics and the World Crisis: How to Have Fun While Doing the Right Thing." Thurman is a worldwide authority on religion and spirituality, Asian history, and Buddhism. He is a close friend of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. He is also an eloquent advocate for the relevance of Buddhist ethics to... Read more
April 26th, 2018
After 23 years as Head of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Dr. Malcolm Compitello will step down from his administrative role and return to teaching full time. Compitello is the longest currently serving UA Department Head. Since joining UA in 1995, Compitello has been a fixture as an administrator, but it’s his reputation as a scholar, professor and mentor that has distinguished him in... Read more
April 25th, 2018
The Poetry Center is proud to present Vaunda Micheaux Nelson, who will read from her work. After the reading, there will be a short Q&A and a book signing. Vaunda Micheaux Nelson credits her love of books to her late parents, who faithfully read to her every night.  Through her work she hopes to give young people some of what her parents gave her -- opportunities to grow through story. Her... Read more
April 19th, 2018
The UA Prose Series celebrates 2017-18 first books by recent UA MFA graduates Francisco Cantú (2016), Thomas Mira y Lopez (2014), and Sylvia Chan (2014). Cantú’s debut book is The Line Becomes a River, Mira y Lopez’s The Book of Resting Places, and Chan’s We Remain Traditional (Center for Literary Publishing). UA Prose Series readings are co-sponsored by the UA College of Social &... Read more

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