SBS In The News

Flooded Washes: To Cross or Not to Cross?
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 12:24pm

Many of us have been there: Do I risk crossing this flooded roadway in my seemingly sprightly family sedan? That guy in front of me just made it.

But what are the psychological reasons why...

UA Archaeologists Help Excavate Ancient Site in Alaska
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 12:04pm

A team of archaeologists, including two from the University of Arizona, have discovered a rarity in the prehistory of Alaska, a dwelling inhabited at the end of the Pleistocene era when...

Excavating the Origins of Maya Civilization
Monday, February 21, 2011 - 1:16pm

UA anthropologists Takeshi Inomata and Daniela Triadan are excavating the Maya site of Ceibal, Guatemala. Some of their excavations are reaching a depth of 7 meters, sequentially exposing, in some...

Bush, Clinton to Chair New National Institute for Civil Discourse, Which is Housed in SBS
Monday, February 21, 2011 - 1:09pm

A new center – to be chaired by two U.S. presidents – has been created at the University of Arizona to advance the national conversation currently taking place about civility in political debate...

Feeding the Future: Smart Ranching and the Southwest Center
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 - 10:57am

Through research, scholarship and vigorous publishing, the Southwest Center illuminates and explores the rich cultural and historical legacies of the Southwest, drawing a fascinating picture of...

To give to the Christina Taylor-Green and Daniel Hernandez Jr. Scholarship Fund, please click here.
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 2:48pm

UA Scholarship Established to Honor Christina-Taylor Green and Daniel Hernandez, Jr.

Moved by the tragedy in Tucson on Jan. 8, Phil and Carol Lyons contacted the College of Social and...

UA Scholarship Established to Honor Christina-Taylor Green and Daniel Hernandez, Jr.
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 9:27am

Moved by the tragedy in Tucson on Jan. 8, Phil and Carol Lyons contacted the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. They asked the College to establish a scholarship in the School of...

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...


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