• Cybersecurity UA CIO Participates in Educause Cybersecurity Webinar In recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, today EDUCAUSE hosted a free webinar "CIO Insights on Cybersecurity" featuring Michele Norin, along with CIOs from the University of Maryland, Baltimore and the University of Oregon. [Read More]
  • BIO5 Searchable Database Ignites Collaboration Published research at the University of Arizona is now far more accessible with the newly enhanced searchable life science database, BioConnect. Introduced by the UA’s BIO5 Institute, the updated BioConnect is the latest improvement in stimulating the collaborative nature of research on campus at UA. [Read More]
  • Michele Norin Michele Norin Featured in CIO Review Magazine University of Arizona CIO Michele Norin has been featured in CIO Review Magazine’s special issue focusing on Education Technology. She highlights UA tools that help students succeed, such as Smart Planner, Degree Tracker, and the Arizona Mobile App, as well as the Classroom Technology Upgrade Program. [Read More]
  • Premier 100 IT Leaders Computerworld Names Michele Norin to Premier 100 IT Leaders IDG's Computerworld has announced Michele Norin, Chief Information Officer at the University of Arizona, as a 2015 Premier 100 IT Leaders honoree. This year’s Premier 100 spotlights 100 leaders from both the technology and business sides of companies for their exceptional technology leadership and innovative approaches to business challenges. [Read More]


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Digital course materials are a growing trend in higher education. Growing numbers of students and faculty in higher education are taking advantage of digital media’s greater interactivity, customization of educational content, and opportunities for social collaboration.

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Sunday, November 16, 2014

I love going to the movies and seeing the amazing special effects that make fantastic stories look real. What makes the new movie Interstellar even more special to me is reading this recent UANews article about the contributions to black hole science made by the researchers using the El Gato supercomputer, in the UA Research Data Center (RDC) on the first floor of the Computer Center.

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