EDGE ON THE COMPETITION

A team of U metallurgy students participated in the 2017 Bladesmithing Competition at the annual conference of The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society Conference in San Diego.

FROM BREAD TO BULB

Two U researchers have found a way to create LEDs from tortillas and soda.

The Wheels of Winter

It’s snow season, and freezing temperatures are the norm, but that doesn’t mean you have to hang up your bike.

BOOSTING EXAM SCORES

U research shows by thinking about their thinking, a practice called metacognition, students raised their final exam scores by 10 percent on average – a full letter grade.

ESCAPING WILDFIRES

New study the first to map escape routes for wildland firefighters from the air

Radical creativity

Gabby Rivera spoke at the U encouraging students to find their own within their ancestors and stories and gave campus a glimpse into the inspirations for her writing.