Arizona Internship Program Marks Ninth Year
Monday, September 1, 2014With funding from NIEHS and other sources, this summer the University of Arizona (UA) gave 45 more high school interns an intensive 7-week enrichment experience in science.
Photo Essay: UA Training The Next Generation of STEM Specialists
Tuesday, July 22, 2014This summer, 45 high school students from Tucson, Tuba City, Scottsdale, Phoenix and Nogales took part in an innovative University of Arizona program called KEYS – Keep Engaging Youth in Science. During the seven-week immersion program, the students served as interns alongside faculty members, postdoctoral students and graduate students in various UA laboratories.
Tuba City and Shonto High School Studnts Among 45 Top Arizona Students in UA Science Labs This Summer
Tuesday, July 1, 2014Seven students from Tuba City and Shonto high schools are among the 45 interns enrolled in a seven-week summer science program at the University of Arizona in Tucson.
First KEYS Interns Describe The Impact of The Summer of 2007
Thursday, August 15, 2013The first KEYS cohort of interns, high-school students from the Tucson area, numbered only nine.
Sisters Work Internship at UA Labs This Summer
Tuesday, July 2, 2013Two Ahwatukee Foothills sisters are gaining college laboratory experience before they even graduate from high school.
Creating A Future Workforce of Scientists
Thursday, June 27, 2013As a leading research institute, the University of Arizona has made great contributions, particularly in science. One program that has taken a new approach to science is The BIO5 institute.
UA Undergrad, KEYS Crew Manager Loves Working With Youth
Wednesday, June 26, 2013Brooke Moreno loves people. So it’s no wonder that for the past three years she has been involved with the University of Arizona KEYS (Keep Engaging Youth in Science) research internship program.
UA Science Internship Pairs High School Students, Research Mentors
Friday, May 31, 2013During the seven-week immersion program, interns will train in bioscience techniques and communication skills and perform hands-on scientific laboratory research, working side-by-side with faculty and postdoctoral and graduate students in UA labs.
36 High School Students Land Research Internships at UA
Saturday, May 25, 2013Thirty-six exceptional Arizona high school students will gain hands-on experience in scientific research this summer during the sixth annual Keep Engaging Youth in Science, or KEYS, Internship Program at the University of Arizona.
Outreach Director Cultivates Potential Scientists
Tuesday, February 12, 2013The garden cultivator must properly plant, water and nurture the young saplings for them to grow straight and strong. Marti Lindsey does not literally grow trees, but she likes the metaphor. She says she’s planting the seed of science in the minds and hearts of young students.