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Arabic Language Grant to Focus on ROTC Enrichment
Friday, August 24, 2012 - 11:42am

An innovative and rigorous Arabic language learning and cultural enrichment program debuts this fall to enhance the skills of future military officers at the University of Arizona thanks to a...

New Book Explores Water Along Devil's Highway
Friday, August 24, 2012 - 11:39am

The University of Arizona Press, in collaboration with the University of...

Needed: A Global Bioinformatics System
Thursday, August 23, 2012 - 12:56pm

A global information infrastructure is critical to making intelligent decisions about the grand challenge of rapid shifts occurring in the environment and life on Earth.

At the...

Small Grants Make a Big Impact
Thursday, August 23, 2012 - 12:54pm

Harnessing the Antarctic’s microbiology for the production of low-temperature tolerant biofuels is just one of the research areas the University of Arizona...

SIROW Leading Major National Evaluation of Juvenile Court Programs
Thursday, August 23, 2012 - 12:50pm

With a newly granted $1.29 million, the University of Arizona's Southwest Institute for Research on Women will conduct a multi-year evaluation of U.S. juvenile drug courts that are implementing...

UA Sociologist Explores Business Closures During the Recession
Thursday, August 23, 2012 - 12:46pm

A number of businesses and organizations across the nation have closed their doors in the wake of recession, but some neighborhoods have fared better than others. Joe Galaskiewicz, a...

UA College of SBS Goes to Washington
Thursday, July 26, 2012 - 5:08pm

John Paul Jones III, the dean of the UA College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, and Brint Milward, the director of the School of Government and Public Policy, visited Washington D.C. to present...

SBS Geographer Andrew Comrie Named New UA Provost
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 11:47am

Congratulations to Andrew Comrie, a professor in the School of Geography and Development, who has just been named the UA provost and senior vice president for academic affairs.

A statement...

2012 SBS Developments is now On-Line
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 11:36am

The 2012 SBS Developments issue is now online. Check out stories ranging from the excavation of the...

Arizona Immigration Issues Explored in New Book
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 11:18am

Looking to add scholarly insight into Arizona’s fiercely debated immigration law, experts from throughout the country have come together to address key issues in a new book that provides a range...

UA Journalism Professor Trains Afghan Journalists in Dubai
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 11:14am

A University of Arizona journalism professor has spent the last two weeks in the Middle East offering hands-on training to Afghan journalism professors as part of a $1 million project to help a...

New UA Degree Prepares Students to Battle Global Poverty, Hunger
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 11:10am

A new master’s degree program at the University of Arizona, set to launch this fall, will focus on preparing students to battle poverty and hunger across the globe.

One of just six programs...

SIRLS Adjunct Professor Chabrán named 2012 Achievement in Library Diversity Research Honoree
Monday, July 2, 2012 - 12:07pm

Richard Chabrán, adjunct professor, School of Information Resources and Library Science, University of Arizona, has been named the 2012 Achievement in Library Diversity Research Honoree. As part...

UA Journalism Alumnus Savannah Guthrie Named Co-Host of NBC's "Today Show"
Friday, June 29, 2012 - 10:57am

Savannah Guthrie, a 1993 UA School of Journalism graduate who currently anchors the third hour of NBC’s “Today Show,” has been named co-host of the show with Matt Lauer, the network...

Learning about the Presidency in the “Reel” World
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 10:39am

At the University of Arizona, a fascinating class on the pursuit of the presidency just got an infusion of movie fun. As part of the fall course “Struggle for the Presidency,” students will watch...

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