News Archives - Student Spotlights

Physiology Alumnus Demonstrates Success
Jun 4 2019

Marisela Mariscal, MD, one of the first students to participate in the Pre-medical Admissions Pathway (P-MAP) program — an intensive medical school prep program for those who have faced greater-than-average challenges — has graduated from the UA College of Medicine – Tucson.


Q&A with Zachary Ravnitzky, Physiology Senior and Director of Finance of Medicats
Mar 6 2019

Zachary Ravnitzky, from Phoenix, Ariz., is a physiology senior, minoring in molecular and cellular biology. He also is the director of finance for Mobile Medicats, a nonprofit run by undergraduate students to help Tucson’s homeless population.


Q&A with Hailey Ramirez, Physiology Senior and ASUA Senator
Jan 23 2019

Physiology and anthropology senior Hailey Ramirez was appointed in October 2018 to the Associated Students of the University of Arizona (ASUA) Senate to represent the UA College of Medicine.


Q&A with Guadalupe "Lupita" Ballesteros
Dec 4 2018

Guadalupe "Lupita" Ballesteros, from Douglas, Ariz., is majoring in physiology with a minor in public health.


A Calmer Horse Is Just a Sniff Away
Aug 15 2018

Two years after her graduation, Isabelle Chea's undergraduate thesis on equine aromatherapy has been reborn as a published research paper in the Journal of Equine Veterinary Science.