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Vincent J. Del Casino Jr. to Appear on AZPM, NPR Science

Vincent J. Del Casino, Jr., Vice President for Academic Initiatives & Student Success, will appear on Arizona Public Media (AZPM) later today at 12:01 p.m. and NPR Science at 7:01 p.m. to talk about how universities have to “rethink themselves in relation to big analytics and their concomitant robotic futures” (Arizona Public Media).

Topics of discussion include...

UA Student-Athletes Deliver On and Off the Field

Morgan McGarry's schedule is anything but typical. But as a student-athlete at the University of Arizona, early morning practices and late-night study sessions are just the norm. 

On Monday, Wednesday and Friday, she starts her day at 6 a.m. to get ready for soccer practice, which runs from 8 to 10 a.m. This is followed by class from 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Then hours of studying throughout the evening.  

"The biggest adjustment (from high school) was definitely...

Vincent J. Del Casino Jr. Talks Big Data with Tucson Weekly

Vincent J. Del Casino, Jr., Vice President for Academic Initiatives & Student Success, recently appeared on Tucson Weekly to talk about big data and how predictive analytics have helped the University of Arizona develop strategies for student success.

Rather than simply looking at SAT scores and grade point averages (GPA), predictive analytics looks at other components such as student behavior. For example, how often students utilize academic resources such as the Think Tank and...