SBS In The News

Improving Access to Libraries for All
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 11:32am

Books are just a part of the story for the UA program Knowledge River, which has received a $500,000 federal grant and is...

BLOG: All the Way to Africa
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 11:29am

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, or UNECA, which comprises dozens of member states and is working to address the continent's development issues, is aspiring to be Africa's...

Two SBS Employees Honored in "40 under 40"
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 11:13am

Recognizing the best, brightest and most influential young leaders in Tucson, this year's list of "40 Under 40...

News That Knows No Borders
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 11:11am

UA School of Journalism students are providing news services in both English and Spanish for an entire region.


Growing Their Own School Lunch
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 1:50pm

The UA Community and School Garden Program helped celebrate Manzo Elementary becoming the first school in Pima County to obtain Arizona Department of Health Services Certification to serve school-...

Northbound UA Introduces New Degree in Phoenix
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 2:04pm

Continuing to expand its presence into Phoenix, the University of Arizona has introduced a new degree-completion program in collaboration with the Maricopa County Community College District.

New Major Prepares UA Students for Health Care Professions
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 1:02pm

In its first year, the UA's "Care, Health and Society" program attracted more than 100 students.


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SBS Alumna of the Year: Melody S. Robidoux
Monday, November 3, 2014 - 12:24pm

On an August day in 1976, Melody Robidoux's grandparents dropped her off at the UA's Maricopa Residence Hall. She remembers feeling slightly overwhelmed — and very warm. The campus was far...

Thought Leaders Learn the Ways of Idea Promotion
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:43am

Eigteen women from the University of Arizona dnd Tucson community were among the thought leaders featured in news media outlets across the country this year, thanks to training from the Arizona...

National Book Award Finalist in Poetry Published by UA English Professor
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 4:02pm

English Assistant Professor Joshua Matthew Wilson, who writes and publishes under the name Joshua Marie Wilkinson, is riding a wave of success. A...

A Feast of Hot Topics for Foodies: Oct 15-Nov 12
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 12:49pm

Five UA faculty members will explore the complexities of one of our most basic human needs — food — in the context of...

The Life of UA Alumnus Raúl H. Castro, 98-year-old Former Governor & U.S. Ambassador, Recounted in Tucson performance of “American Dreamer”
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 3:34pm

A full-length play based on the life of 98-year-old former Arizona Governor and U.S. Ambassador Raúl H. Castro will be staged Oct. 17-18 at Sunnyside High School in Tucson as part of a weekend of...

Alison Deming Celebrates 'the Long Story of Human Life'
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 10:45am

Alison Hawthorne Deming turns back into a student when she reads writers such as Rachel Carson, James Baldwin and Joan Didion. Environmentally inclined or otherwise, they have influenced the...

New Digital Archive Details Challenges for Mexican Journalists, Migrants
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 10:19am

The UA Libraries will host a new exhibition and event to launch a digital archive of "The Documented Border," which is part of a...

Video: KGUN9's Morning Blend Features Downtown Lecture Series on Food
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 9:59am

 Lydia Breunig, our director of community outreach and special projects, was on KGUN9's Morning Blend talking about our upcoming Downtown Lecture Series on Food! You can watch the video...


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