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Angela Gunder Receives MERLOT's Peer Review Extraordinaire Award

Angela Gunder, Director of Instructional Design and Curriculum Development for the Office of Digital Learning, has received a Peer Reviewer Extraordinaire Award from the Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT). 

The award honors the “hard work and generous donation of members’ time, energy and enthusiasm that they direct towards the growth and development of MERLOT,” according to the official...

In Their Own Words - the Best Part About a UA Education

One of the biggest reasons why students come to the University of Arizona is for the educational experience that they can receive. In anticipation of Commencement 2018, we recently asked over 300 real UA students what stood out to them about their UA education. Here’s what they had to say:

Positive Interactions with Faculty

The UA is full of amazing professors and faculty members. In fact, programs such as Faculty Fellows exist to help students build a...

What Today’s Students Want Out of Their College Education

In comparison to past generations, today’s college students exhibit a more practical attitude about what they want out of their college education.

When asked to answer how much they valued outcomes such as “being able to get a better job,” or “to prepare myself for graduate and professional school,” over 7 out of 10 millennials and Gen Xers said making money was the most...