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Flinn Scholar, UA percussion student Trevor Barroero to lead benefit concert with fellow Scholars

IF YOU GO: Trevor Barroero Percussion Concert Wednesday, March 22 7:30 p.m. Crowder Hall, Fred Fox School of Music University of Arizona Free-will donation to benefit Alzheimer’s Association or online at http://act.alz.org/goto/trevorconcert ($20 suggested donation) Flinn Scholar Trevor Barroero has played timpani, marimba and other percussion instruments around the United States, in Canada, and as […]

Bioscience

Seven Arizona bio startups named Flinn Foundation Bio Entrepreneurship Program winners

Seven Arizona bioscience startup firms were competitively selected to participate in the 2017 Flinn Foundation Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program, which was established to foster entrepreneurship and help early-stage bioscience companies develop into successful and sustainable businesses in Arizona. The firms—based in Flagstaff, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tempe, and Tucson—will receive $30,000 each in funding support and program services […]

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Longtime Arizona leader Jack Jewett to retire as Flinn Foundation CEO

Jack B. Jewett will retire as Flinn Foundation President and CEO at the end of September, concluding more than eight years of service in which the foundation expanded and enhanced its program areas to better serve Arizona. Russell Reynolds Associates, an international executive search firm, has been hired by the Foundation to conduct a national […]

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Flinn Scholars Program to hold statewide information sessions in March, April

The Flinn Scholars Program, which offers to Arizona high-school seniors one of the most prestigious undergraduate merit scholarships in the nation, will host five informational sessions around the state in March and April to share the benefits of the 2018 Flinn Scholarship and how to build a strong application. Honors-college deans and admissions staff from […]