SBS In The News

SIRLS Director Heidorn Expanding Biodiversity Research in School
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 11:30am

On Jan 1, 2001 Bryan Heidorn, director of the School of Information Resources and Libraray Science, became President of the JRS Biodiversity Foundation! This is...

SBS Announce 2010-2011 Magellan Circle Scholars
Monday, January 31, 2011 - 12:15pm

The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences at The University of Arizona is pleased to announce its 33 Magellan Circle Scholars for 2010-2011. These are undergraduate students who have exhibited...

SBS Involved in UA Downtown
Monday, January 31, 2011 - 12:01pm

SBS has a very significant presence in the new UA downtown facility.

The School of Government and Public Policy (SGPP) will move their MPA (Master of Public Administration) program to UA...

UA Journalism Faculty, Students Aid Tucson Shooting Coverage
Thursday, January 20, 2011 - 10:00am

Several faculty members and students in the University of Arizona School of Journalism have been part of the intense newsgathering process in Tucson following the mass shooting and attempted...

The Influential, Ever-Evolving Nature of Food
Thursday, January 20, 2011 - 9:53am

UA doctoral student Mary Good is teaching an online course that serves to investigate ways in which beliefs about and practices around food are largely shaped by social and cultural constructs....

SBS Student Daniel Hernandez's Heroic Actions Helped Save Giffords
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 9:52am

UA political science junior Daniel Hernandez put pressure on Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' wound immediately after the shooting. Hernandez was working as an intern for Giffords. To read more click...

Journalism Student Stories Featured in Tucson Weekly
Thursday, December 16, 2010 - 9:24am

Beyond the Border is a semester-long international and cross-cultural student reporting project developed by the UA's Celeste González de Bustamante and Yvonne Latty at New York University. The...

UA Establishes Presence in Downtown Tucson
Thursday, December 16, 2010 - 9:20am

The University of Arizona and Pima County will dedicate and celebrate the establishment of University of Arizona Downtown, or UAD, in the historic Roy Place Building, located at the southeast...

SBS Names 2010 Magellan Circle Earl H. Carroll Fellows
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 12:14pm

Three faculty members in the University of Arizona College of Social and Behavioral Sciences have been named 2010 Magellan Circle Earl H. Carroll Fellows.

Professors David Gibbs, Heidi...

Linda Green Named Director of UA Center for Latin American Studies
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 10:50am

UA Anthropology Professor Linda Green has been named the new director of the Center for Latin American Studies (LAS). She replaces Scott Whiteford, who has served as director since 2005.


UA Starting a new Master of Science Program in Geographic Information Systems Technology
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 8:21am

The School of Geography and Development is a one-year Master of Science program in Geographic Information Systems Technology that begins in the spring semester. Application are currently being...

Documenting Downtown Tucson's Urban Renewal
Thursday, November 18, 2010 - 1:13pm

Lydia R. Otero intended to write about the origins of downtown Tucson and how it evolved for her dissertation, but her focus shifted after poring over papers at the Arizona Historical Society....

UA-Led Program Graduates Risk Managers in Ethiopia
Thursday, November 18, 2010 - 12:56pm

You might call it a bit of nation building.

University of Arizona researchers and instructors have helped 13 young Ethiopians earn their master of science degrees in disaster risk science...

Anthropologist's Work on the Electric Car Featured in MSNBC
Thursday, November 18, 2010 - 12:34pm

Electric vehicles are making a comeback. They first popped up in the U.S. in the 1890s and peaked with 28 percent of the passenger vehicle market in 1900, according to research by Michael Brian...

Library School Students and Director Head to Africa
Thursday, November 18, 2010 - 12:26pm

The African Conservation Fund selected four students from the UA School of Information Resources and Library Science (SIRLS) to join 28 East African students to study information resource needs...


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