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American Geographical Society Awards Medal to Diana Liverman
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 1:28pm

The Alexander and Ilse Melamid Medal is one of several prestigious honors given by the American Geographical Society. Diana Liverman, Regents’ Professor of Geography and Development at the...

Breast Pumps at Work
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:02am

Starting in Jan. 2018, breast pumps will be covered by the insurance plans offered to University of Arizona employees. The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences...

UA Spring Politics Course Co-taught by Noam Chomsky Offered to Students and Community
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 3:39pm

This spring, students of all ages will have the opportunity to learn about and discuss politics with one of the greatest public intellectuals of our time, Noam Chomsky.

This...

Poor Social Skills May Be Harmful to Mental and Physical Health
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 3:27pm

Poor social skills often lead to stress and loneliness, which can negatively affect physical as well as mental health.

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Climate Change Pushing This Lemur to the Limit
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 3:22pm

A new study, co-authored by UA primatologist Stacey Tecot, paints a grim picture for the future of greater bamboo lemurs in Madagascar.

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SBS Joins in UA International Education Week
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 1:13pm

The College of SBS is offering several events for UA International Education Week (Nov. 13-17), including events supporting women’s empowerment and human rights. SBS is a campus leader in...

Four Questions: Revisiting a Forgotten Moment in U.S.-China Relations
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 10:44am

In a new book, UA historian Fabio Lanza examines the intellectual history of the Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars and what lessons it can offer today.

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UA Archaeologist Digs Back Into America's Pastime
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 10:42am

Excavation is underway of Bisbee's Warren Ballpark, the country's oldest, for insight into Southwestern life in the early 1900s.

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UA Research Sheds New Light on Early Turquoise Mining in Southwest
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 10:39am

Researchers are blending archaeology and geochemistry to get a more complete picture of the mineral's mining and distribution prior to the 16th-century arrival of the Spanish in the region....

UA Offers New Online M.A. and Certificate in Human Rights Practice
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 4:13pm

Starting this January, students from around the world will be able to obtain a master’s degree or...

Noam Chomsky to Appear in UA Conversation with Toni Massaro
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 1:12pm

The University of Arizona College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and The Loft Cinema have partnered to provide two unique events with world-renowned scholar and political critic Noam Chomsky....

UA Alumnus Rod Camp Honored by Mexican Government
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 9:54am

UA alumnus and current academic collaborator Roderic Ai Camp was honored with the Order of the Aztec Eagle, which is the highest honor foreigners can receive from the Mexican government, for his...

The UA Hosts Conference on Gender-Based Violence
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 8:55am

Organized by the University of Arizona Consortium on Gender-Based Violence, the First Annual Conference on Gender-Based Violence will focus on survivorship.

The conference, held from 6:30 p...

UA Hosts Gun Studies Symposium and Keynote Panel on the American Gun Debate
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 10:37am

The University of Arizona is hosting a symposium on Gun Studies on Oct. 20, 2017. National experts from the UA, Duke, Harvard, University of Berkeley, Columbia University, Virginia Tech, and...

UA National Institute for Civil Discourse Joins "Listen to America" Road Trip with Huffington Post
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 5:18pm

The National Institute for Civil Discourse, or NICD, is currently travelling with reporters from Huffington Post on the “Listen to America” bus tour, visiting 25 cities to hear from people across...

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