SBS In The News

UA Institute Issues Postelection Call for Civility
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 9:31am

On the heels of a presidential election that has been called unprecedented in terms of its incivility, the nonpartisan National Institute for Civil Discourse has an important message for the...

Noam Chomsky to Teach Politics Course in Spring
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 11:22am

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


Trump May Redefine US Politics, National Identity
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 10:42am

Some analysts have suggested that the 2016 presidential election and Donald J. Trump's surprising victory signal a coming realignment of American politics — one that may have effects for...

Four Questions: How America Has Voted Through History
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 10:40am

As Americans prepare to head to the polls on Tuesday, Barbara Norrander, a professor in the University of Arizona's School of Government and...

Garden Gift Grows Student Success
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 9:38am

The Community and School Garden Program will extend to Sunnyside School District and to additional low-income schools in the Tucson Unified School District, thanks to a grant from the Thomas R....

UA Hosts the 2016 ITKI UNESCO City of Gastronomy Conference
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 5:27pm

In early November, international experts in food and water systems will arrive in Tucson to meet with UA scholars and community members invested in food and water sustainability.


SBS Alum and Employee Wins Rocky Mountain Emmy Award
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 4:31pm

UA alumnus Anna Augustowska won a Rocky Mountain Emmy Award this month for her documentary "Donnie.” Anna, who received her master's degree in 2014 from the School of Journalism, is a multimedia...

Celluloid Pueblo: Western Ways Films and the Invention of the Postwar Southwest
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 2:59pm

The five Cs of Arizona—copper, cattle, cotton, citrus, and climate—formed the basis of the state’s livelihood and a readymade roster of subjects for films. With an eye on the developing national...

Noam Chomsky to Teach Politics Course in Spring
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 1:56pm

POL 150C2: What Is Politics?
Professors Noam Chomsky and Marv Waterstone
Spring 2017

This spring, students of all ages will have the exciting opportunity to learn about and...

UA Collaborates to Bring Bikes to Ajo
Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 11:02am

From an Arizona Daily Wildcat story:

The UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and the Department of Mexican American Studies are working with community partners to create a...

Clown Hoaxes Given Life by Social Media, UA Expert Says
Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 9:30am

October is the season of Halloween and tricks and treats, but American university campuses recently have fallen prey to a social media hoax in which a dangerous clown (and sometimes a set of...

UA Series to Focus on Privacy
Friday, September 30, 2016 - 10:05am

With every click and swipe, we can access unimaginable amounts of information online. We also leave a trail of personal data, revealing secrets about our health, habits, beliefs, connections and...

Seven-week Online Courses Begin Mid-October!
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 9:21am

7 Week Online Late Start Gen Ed Courses, Fall 2016

Attention SBS Undergraduate Students!

Are you looking for a general education course to complete your fall schedule...

Magellan Circle Teaching Awards
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 4:42pm

Congratulations to the following teachers, who have received the 2016 Magellan Circle SBS Outstanding Teaching Awards! These awards are funded in part by donations from our Magellan Circle members...

UA Sociology Student Receives Prestigious Health Policy Fellowship
Monday, September 12, 2016 - 1:55pm

A sterling example of the success and potential of the UA’s international dual Ph.D. program, sociology graduate student Desi Rodriguez-Lonebear has received a Health Policy Research Scholar...


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