“For me, determination is a positive feeling that allows me to persevere toward my goals and serve individuals within my community. I serve the University as a Peer Coach with Student Engagement and Career Development and am inspired and determined each day to serve and assist students on our campus. It is a position I am very grateful for.”
—Karina Soriano, class of '21
Peer Coach, Student Engagement and Career Development
OUR COMMITMENT TO DETERMINATION
At Arizona, determination lives deep within every Wildcat. From the tenacity it takes to solve challenges that others give up on, and the perseverance needed to reach our academic and career goals, to the heart behind our renowned rallying cry, “Bear Down!”
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Study provides deeper insight into long COVID
Symptoms of long COVID include fatigue, brain fog and dizziness that last for months or years after a person is initially infected. A study of nearly 10,000 Americans found that long COVID may be more common and severe in those infected before the 2021 omicron variant.
UArizona receives $3M for retention and career prep programs for Hispanic students
The grant, from the U.S. Department of Education's Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program, will fund activities focused on the U.S.-Mexico borderlands, including a student internship program, first-year writing curriculum and faculty fellowships.
UArizona researcher at the forefront of Indigenous data sovereignty
Stephanie Russo Carroll, associate director of the Native Nations Institute, encourages institutions to adopt policies and practices that recognize Indigenous Peoples' right to control data on their communities, lands and cultures.