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Two Knowledge River Students Selected as ARL Diversity Scholars
Monday, September 18, 2017 - 3:05pm

Two students from the University of Arizona’s School of Information have been selected by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) to participate in the prestigious ...

Students Use CyVerse to Help Predict Mosquito-Borne Diseases
Monday, September 18, 2017 - 1:42pm

Students in the School of Information class ISTA 420/520 used CyVerse to help predict mosquito-borne diseases.

Students in a University of Arizona cyberinfrastructure course,...

UA Downtown Series to Focus on Truth and Trust in the Global Scene
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 11:56am

In our current “post-truth” era of alternative facts and fake news, how do we maintain trust in each other, in our elections, in our journalists and media outlets, and in our governments and world...

Four Questions: UA Historians on the Power of Monuments
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 10:30am

Earlier this month, Charlottesville, Virginia, was in...

Digital Archaeology Project to Use Big Data
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 9:18am

The interdisciplinary project, led by the UA's Barbara Mills and Sudha Ram, was awarded a $1.7 million grant from the National Science Foundation.

New Book by UA Anthropologist Explores Facial Feminization Surgery and Trans- Medicine
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 1:53pm

Rachel is about to spend a considerable amount of money on plastic surgery. Her objective is not to resemble a Kardashian or to look 10 years younger. She fantasizes about walking into a store in...

World-renowned Linguist Noam Chomsky Joins Faculty at University of Arizona
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 11:59am

World-renowned linguist and social critic Noam Chomsky, who has been a regular guest speaker and teacher at the University of Arizona over the past five years, is about to become a permanent...

The College of SBS Sponsors Upcoming Visit of Reginald Dwayne Betts
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 9:24am

During his visit to the UA on Aug. 30-31, Betts, a poet, memoirist, and the national spokesperson for the Campaign for Youth Justice, will be the keynote speaker of a...

How Tolerance for Incivility Affects Political Participation
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 9:00am

Those with a higher tolerance for incivility are more likely to comment on political news stories, engage in online political discussions, support candidates on social media and donate to...

Political Party Influences Lawmakers' Tweets More Than Gender
Friday, August 11, 2017 - 11:05am

Research has shown that politicians' gender shapes...

Successful Guide Dogs Have 'Tough Love' Moms
Friday, August 11, 2017 - 10:47am

Puppies with overly attentive mothers have less...

SBS Researcher Receives Early-Career Research Fellowship from Gulf Research Program
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 9:31am

The Gulf Research Program of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine announced the recipients of its...

Mexican Culture Explored through Superheroes, Idols and Demons
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 5:32pm

This fall, Luis Coronado Guel will teach a new course titled “MAS 395A: Mexican Superheroes, Demons and Idols.” The course examines Mexican society, culture and history by analyzing and discussing...

UA Graduate Students Present Summer Series on the Reformation and Social Justice
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 11:21am

This August, graduate students in the University of Arizona Division for Late Medieval and Reformation Studies will present the Division’s Summer...

Nation's First B.A. in Law Now a Model
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 8:51am

As a university student in China, Keyan Zhu...


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