$10 million gift is biggest in UA history - Tucson News Now

$10 million gift is biggest in UA history

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

It's the largest gift for student scholarships in the history of The University of Arizona.

Officials announced the College of Optical Sciences received a $10 million gift for graduate student scholarships.

UA professor emeritus James C. Wyant, a well-known expert in the optics industry, gave the money in celebration of the college's 50th anniversary.  

The college is one the largest and most diverse education and research programs of its kind in the nation.

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