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Endangered Language Loss Calls for Preservation, Revitalization
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:32pm

Every two weeks, the time period after which many people...

UA Researchers Plant Seeds to Make Renewable Energy More Efficient
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 11:39am


Two SBS Researchers Named Guggenheim Fellows
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 11:31am

University of Arizona professors Julia Clancy-...

WISE Program Promotes Biodiversity Learning in K-12 Schools
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 9:12am

This spring semester, the University of Arizona Women in Science and Engineering Program, or WISE, launched the Bio/Diversity Project.

Funded by a grant from the...

English Professor Alison Hawthorne Deming Named Regents’ Professor
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 5:03pm

Congratulations to Alison Hawthorne Deming, a professor in the Department of English in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, who has been named Regents’ Professors by the Arizona Board...

Fostering Compassion for the Environment
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 4:32pm

During the month of April, people hear a fair amount about the environment. Earth Day is on April 22. And this year – in response to recent political actions that have prompted heightened concern...

Martin Luther and Education Reform
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 9:39am

While most people recognize Martin Luther’s role in sparking the Protestant Reformation, not many know about his advocacy of education for all children, including girls.

One pamphlet that...

Recent UA MFA Creative Writing Grad Wins Prestigious Whiting Award
Monday, April 3, 2017 - 2:58pm

This March, recent University of Arizona MFA alumnus Francisco Cantú  received the prestigious Whiting Award, a $50,000...

UA Wins NEH Grant to "Tribesource" Historic Films
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 9:33am

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Supports Native Narration of Midcentury Classroom Films

A University of Arizona project to repurpose midcentury non-Hollywood...

UA Journ Professor Tapped for Film, Thanks to His 1987 Photo
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:07pm

A photo Kim Newton took during the...

Are Public Protests in Jeopardy? Trends Indicate They Could Be
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:05pm

Officials in states including Georgia, Michigan, Oregon...

Roshan Institute Assistant Professor in Persian and Iranian Studies Selected
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 8:48am

Thanks to a grant from Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute, the University of Arizona has hired Austin O'Malley, a new faculty member in Persian Studies to be housed in the School of Middle Eastern...

Three World-renowned Scholars Discuss the Art and Science of Mindfulness and Compassion
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 10:07am

A symposium and benefit reception for the University of Arizona Center for Compassion Studies hosted by the Arizona Friends of Tibet will gather three world-renowned...

Don't Miss the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Tucson Festival of Books
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 10:26am

It's almost time for the 2017 Tucson Festival of Books, held March 11-12 at the University of Arizona, which presents book lovers with a dizzying...

For Threatened Coffee Crops, Tree Rings May Offer Answers
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 8:59am

Coffee and climate come together on the mountainous slopes of Guatemala, where fields — and the livelihoods of indigenous farmers — are threatened by changing rainfall, rising temperature and...


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