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UA Signs Agreement with Colegio de San Luis to Collaborate on Social Sciences and Humanities
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 11:16am

On Nov. 8, 2018, University of Arizona President Robert Robbins and El Colegio de San Luis President David Vazquez Salguero signed a Memorandum of...

Q&A: UA Anthropologist Featured in New 'Native America' Series
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 12:20pm

Lindsay Montgomery, an assistant professor in the University of Arizona School of Anthropology, is among the experts who appear...

UA Alumnus and Employee Wins Rocky Mountain Emmy for "Our Desert Farms"
Monday, November 5, 2018 - 1:57pm

UA alumnus Anna Augustowska won a Rocky Mountain Emmy Award this fall for her documentary "Our Desert Farms.” Augustowska, who received her master's...

Growing Food and Energy Solutions
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 10:12am

Named by Fast Company magazine as a finalist for its 2018 World Changing Ideas Awards, the UA’s agrivoltaics project, which involves growing plants under solar panels, is an innovative...

Collaborating with Computers to Improve Cancer Treatment
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 10:06am

More than a million research papers on cancer are published every year, detailing results that inch us closer to understanding cancer pathways, the molecular interactions that cause cells to...

What Makes A Good Working Dog? Canine 'Aptitude Test' Might Offer Clues
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 9:40am
Testing dogs' cognitive abilities might help predict which dogs will be most successful in various working roles, according to new research by Evan MacLean, director of the Arizona Canine Cognition...
UA International Programs Receive Over $4.8 million in Federal Funding
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 12:45pm

Three University of Arizona international/language centers have been awarded grants from the U.S. Department of Education for four years of funding, totaling more than $4.8 million.

The...

Homecoming News: David Yetman Named 2018 Alumnus of the Year
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:29pm

This year’s SBS’s Alumnus of the Year is David Yetman. Yetman was acknowledged by the college in the Alumni...

Mexico's Aristegui named 2018 Zenger Award winner
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 12:17pm

Telling students to keep the flame of investigative journalism alive, Carmen Aristegui accepted the school's Zenger Award for Press Freedom while paying tribute to the hundreds of slain and...

Vampire Burial' Reveals Efforts to Prevent Child's Return from Grave
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 9:22am

Archaeologists found the remains of a 10-year-old child with a stone inserted into his or her mouth at a fifth-century Italian cemetery. They think the stone was meant to keep the child from...

Facebook Status: Sick. How People Use the Internet to Cope with Illness
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 11:13am

When a person is diagnosed with a serious illness, he or she may seek support from a variety of sources: friends, family, support groups, medical and mental health professionals. Today's...

UA Geographer Diana Liverman Co-Author of IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C
Sunday, October 7, 2018 - 6:25pm

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has released the Summary for Policymakers of the Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C.

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Narges Nematollahi Holds Endowed Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Assistant Professor of Persian Language Position
Friday, October 5, 2018 - 8:49am

Thanks to a $1M grant from Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute, the University of...

Rooted in Rigor: Tucson Meet Yourself Draws on Academic Research and Practice
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 4:04pm

On October 12-14, 2018, the 45th annual Tucson Meet Yourself folklife festival will transform downtown Tucson with food, folk arts, and live...

Celebrate Homecoming with the College of SBS!
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 10:42am

Homecoming weekend is a time to visit your old college stomping ground, celebrate with friends and family, and show your Wildcat spirit!

2018 Alumni of the Year Awards ceremony

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