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The Darker Side of Digitalization
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:50pm

UA researchers are calling for a collective approach to a host of emerging ethical issues in the rapidly changing technological world, where today there are more questions than answers.

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Honors Senior Majoring in Geography Awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarship
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:31pm

Dino Kadich (class of ‘18) is an Honors senior majoring in Geography and Africana Studies, with a minor in North Eastern and North African Studies. His hard work has culminated in him being named...

Community Connections Help Create Cultural Understanding
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:18pm

A new UA course offers students the chance to expand their cultural understanding by engaging with local community members representing various Middle Eastern ethnic groups.

It can be...

Supporting Early Childhood Education
Monday, April 9, 2018 - 12:11pm

On Thursday, April 5, 2018, the UA College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and the Arizona Daily Star’s editorial department co-sponsored the Early Childhood Education Leadership Summit at UA...

UA Agrivoltaics Project Named as a 2018 World Changing Idea
Monday, April 9, 2018 - 11:00am

A University of Arizona research project exploring innovative ways to grow food under solar panels was honored today as Fast Company announced the...

Daniel Ellsberg and Noam Chomsky Discuss Nuclear War on April 24 (Tickets on Sale Starting April 10)
Friday, April 6, 2018 - 12:06pm

The University of Arizona College of Social and Behavioral Sciences is presenting a once-in-a-lifetime event: a conversation between UA Professor Noam Chomsky and Daniel Ellsberg on the topic of...

Noam Chomsky and Marv Waterstone speak at University of Sonora
Monday, April 2, 2018 - 3:37pm

On March 15, 2018, University of Arizona professors Noam Chomsky and Marv Waterstone gave a lecture on “Gangster Capitalism and Transboundary Resistance” at the University of Sonora in Hermosillo...

Linguistics Faculty Involved in Consciousness Conference, which includes Free Noam Chomsky Talk
Monday, April 2, 2018 - 8:46am

The Science of Consciousness (TSC) Conference will be held from April 2-7, 2018 at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson. This interdisciplinary...

UA Creates National Prize for Academic Excellence in Mexican American Studies
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 9:09am

The award, created by the UA Department of Mexican American Studies, Fundación Mexico, and the Consulate of Mexico in Tucson, will be given to Professor Carlos Vélez-...

UA MPA Student Works to Reduce Distracted-Driving
Monday, March 12, 2018 - 2:19pm

Brendan Lyons, a UA MPA student in the School of Government and Public Policy, was recently featured on Arizona 360, ...

Laser Technology Takes Maya Archaeologists to New Places
Monday, March 12, 2018 - 1:06pm

With the help of airborne laser mapping technology, a team of archaeologists, led by University of Arizona professor Takeshi Inomata, is exploring on a larger scale than ever before the history...

Join in March Shredness!
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 11:27am

It’s March, and you know what that means! Well, for college basketball lovin’ folks, it means March Madness. But for those who love music and clever writing (you can also love basketball), it also...

UA Writing Program Awarded for Excellence
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 4:18pm

Research shows that writing is a fundamental skill that helps ensure graduation. Clear and effective writing can help students excel in college and beyond, regardless of their...

UA Undergraduate Students Relaunch Online YA Publication
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 5:02pm

This semester, a group of 14 interns, mostly English and creative writing undergraduate students at the University of Arizona, have relaunched an online young adult literature...

Good and Bad News About Exercise Posts on Social Media
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 11:53am

The more you see your friends' exercise posts on social media, the worse you might feel about your own weight, research suggests.

We all have that Facebook friend — or 10 — who regularly...

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