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UA Explores Promoting Teen Health Via Text Message
Monday, February 4, 2013 - 12:46pm

Teenagers spend a lot of time texting, receiving an average of 3,417 texts a month, or 114 per day, according to the Nielsen consumer research group.

A new study from the University of...

Naming the Dead from the Desert
Monday, February 4, 2013 - 12:40pm

Robin Reineke, a graduate student in anthropology, provided a first-person account to BBC News of how she helps identify the bodies of migrants found in the desert by their personal attributes and...

Exploring Meaning through Movies: Free Movies for the Community
Friday, February 1, 2013 - 2:57pm

This spring, the study of linguistics and philosophy will combine with film to form a unique class offered by the University of Arizona. As part of the course “Meaning in Language and Society (...

Border Water Report Calls For Action To Deal With Long-Term Drought
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 2:53pm

Diane Austin in the School of Anthropology is the chair of the Good Neighbor Environmental Board, an independent federal advisory committee, which has just issued a report to the President...

Sallie Marston Receives Lifetime Achievement Honors from the Association of American Geographers
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 2:49pm
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Did Exercise Make the Human Brain So Buff?
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 2:46pm
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Researcher Explores Conflict in Colonia Sonora in New Book
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 2:45pm
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Happy Holidays!
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 2:43pm

To all the alumni and friends of SBS - have a peaceful and joyous holiday season! SBS has had quite a busy year - from educating students to conducting research to getting more involved in the...

UA Geographer Brings Quality Evaluation Data and Geographic Visualization to Public Involvement
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 2:39pm
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A Stash of 'Staches
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 2:26pm

Mustaches have been popping up everywhere - on faces, mugs, clothes, even phone cases. "It's a sign of youth, not taking things seriously," said Zach Schrank, a UA doctoral candidate in sociology...

NBC Sportscaster Dan Hicks Receives SBS Alumni of the Year Award
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 2:16pm

The University of Arizona College of Social & Behavioral Sciences honors Distinguished Alum Dan Hicks, NBC sports anchor, as Alumnus of the Year 2012. NBC primary sports updates anchor and...

ROTC Cadets Learn Arabic for Middle East Duty
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 2:03pm

Listen to Arizona Public Media’s story about the new training program for UA ROTC students in Arabic language and culture. Project Global Officers, also known as Project Go, is a Department of...

Census Bureau Report: Downtown Populations on the Rise
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 2:01pm
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UA Professor Tracks the 2012 Election through Talking points, Tweets, and Jokes
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 1:49pm
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UA Team Has Ideas to Improve Museum, Library Information Digitization
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 8:39am
Digital library and archival collections are becoming increasingly popular given the Internet's emergence. Yet uniform standards for how to launch and manage such digitial collections, especially...

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