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Four UA Journalism Grads Help LA Times Win Pulitzer
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 2:15pm

Four University of Arizona School of Journalism alumni — all graduates within the last five years — had a hand in the Los Angeles Times...

Eye in the Sky: Drone to Help Students Tell Border Story
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 2:11pm

Finding new ways to tell a story — from hundreds of feet in the air — students at the University of Arizona will use drone videography and 360-degree virtual reality in the fall to compare...

Tucson Gains International Food Fame
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 8:26am

Biz Tucson ran a story on  Tucson's designation as a City of Gastronomy. Gary Paul Nabhan, the director of the UA Center for Regional Food Studies, was featured. To read the story, click...

Engagement Course with Children’s Museum Tucson Inspires UA Students
Monday, April 25, 2016 - 1:08pm

On April 14, undergraduate students in the University of Arizona engaged learning course LING 392/492 presented their project to members of the UA, museum, and Tucson communities. Guests could try...

Donations Bring UA Closer to Creating Kanbay Endowed Chair in Ethical Governance
Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 9:30am

The study of individual moral reasoning, organizational strategies, and rights and dignity of others prepares a new generation for the ethical challenges of the 21st century workplace.


SBS Alum from Singapore Shares Expertise with UA Students
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 9:33am

Azhar Abdul-Salam, a UA journalism and communication alumnus from Singapore, just finished a 10-day visit to Tucson, where he met with students and professors and shared his experience working in...

Sociology Professor Named Regents' Professor
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 10:47am

Ronald Breiger has been named a Regents’ Professor by the Arizona Board of Regents. 

The title of Regents’ Professor is the highest level of recognition bestowed on faculty in the Arizona...

Thomas Sheridan Named Distinguished Outreach Professor
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 10:44am

Thomas Sheridan has been named a University Distinguished Outreach Professor. The award recognizes outstanding contributions to the outreach at the UA, in the state of Arizona, and the nation....

Creating a More Inclusive Workplace
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 11:53am

Beth Mitchneck, professor in the University of Arizona School of Geography and Development, is lead author on a Policy Perspectives article in Science on gender equity and institutional...

Several First-Cohort Students to Graduate in May
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 11:47am

Alexander Rosenthal's future became clear to him last spring during an event honoring University of Arizona alumnus Sam Fox, CEO and founder of the Phoenix-based Fox Restaurant Concepts, as the...

How Physics Makes Us Free
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 9:22am

Can it really be that everything you do is determined by facts that were in place long before you were born?

This is the question tackled by Jenann Ismael’s book “How Physics Makes Us Free...

Edward Snowden Compares Privacy to Freedom of Speech
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 9:14am

Edward Snowden says he takes exception to those who say privacy isn't important because they have nothing to hide.

"Privacy is the fountainhead of all rights," Snowden said Friday as part...

Noam Chomsky Teaches Linguistics to UA Students
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 3:42pm

On March 24, more than 150 UA students showed up early to hear a lecture on “Minimal Computation, Learnability, Evolvability and the Architecture of Language.” The crowd included not just the...

Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute Commits $2M to Create Endowment to Expand Persian and Iranian Studies at UA
Monday, March 21, 2016 - 4:39pm

In celebration of the Persian New Year, Noruz, the UA College of Social and Behavioral Sciences is announcing a $2 million commitment to advance humanistic and social science research in the study...

Colorado River Flows Reduced by Warmer Spring Temps
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 9:42am

Warmer-than-average spring temperatures reduce upper Colorado River flows more than previously recognized, according to a new report from a University of Arizona-led team.

Although climate...


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