Carnegie Classification for Community Engagement
Last week Community Relations was represented at Marketing and Communications’ successful One Conference. Julie Katsel presented information about the University’s effort to receive the 2024 Carnegie Classification for Community Engagement.
UA to Provide Tuition-Free Education for Native American Undergraduates in Arizona
The new Arizona Native Scholars Grant program, the first of its kind for a public Arizona university, will cover tuition and mandatory fees for full-time undergraduate students from Arizona's 22 federally recognized tribes who are studying on the main campus.
University of Arizona Employee Policy on Political Activity
University employees and DCCs are prohibited from using University resources (including personnel or equipment) to influence the outcome of elections or to advocate support for or opposition to pending or proposed legislation (Arizona Revised Statutes (A.R.S.) §15-1633 and Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR) Policy 6-905). In addition, recent amendments to A.R.S. §15-1864 provide guidance on when the Universities may take positions on the public policy controversies of the day.