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Growing Their Own School Lunch
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 13:50

The UA Community and School Garden Program helped celebrate Manzo Elementary becoming the first school in Pima County to obtain Arizona Department of Health Services Certification to serve school...

Northbound UA Introduces New Degree in Phoenix
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 14:04

Continuing to expand its presence into Phoenix, the University of Arizona has introduced a new degree-completion program in collaboration with the Maricopa County Community College District....

New Major Prepares UA Students for Health Care Professions
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 13:02

In its first year, the UA's "Care, Health and Society" program attracted more than 100 students.

SBS Alumna of the Year: Melody S. Robidoux
Monday, November 3, 2014 - 12:24

On an August day in 1976, Melody Robidoux's grandparents dropped her off at the UA's Maricopa Residence Hall. She remembers feeling slightly overwhelmed — and very warm. The campus was far...

Thought Leaders Learn the Ways of Idea Promotion
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:43

Eigteen women from the University of Arizona dnd Tucson community were among the thought leaders featured in news media outlets across the country this year, thanks to training from the Arizona...

National Book Award Finalist in Poetry Published by UA English Professor
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 16:02

English Assistant Professor Joshua Matthew Wilson, who writes and publishes under the name Joshua Marie Wilkinson, is riding a wave of success. A...

Join SBS for Homecoming!
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 12:29

Join SBS for 2 Days of Homecoming Fun!

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014

UA Alumni Association Collegiate and Campus Showcase


A Feast of Hot Topics for Foodies: Oct 15-Nov 12
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 12:49

Five UA faculty members will explore the complexities of one of our most basic human needs — food — in the context of...

The Life of UA Alumnus Raúl H. Castro, 98-year-old Former Governor & U.S. Ambassador, Recounted in Tucson performance of “American Dreamer”
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 15:34

A full-length play based on the life of 98-year-old former Arizona Governor and U.S. Ambassador Raúl H. Castro will be staged Oct. 17-18 at Sunnyside High School in Tucson as part of a weekend of...

Alison Deming Celebrates 'the Long Story of Human Life'
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 10:45

Alison Hawthorne Deming turns back into a student when she reads writers such as Rachel Carson, James Baldwin and Joan Didion. Environmentally inclined or otherwise, they have...

New Digital Archive Details Challenges for Mexican Journalists, Migrants
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 10:19

The UA Libraries will host a new exhibition and event to launch a digital archive of "The Documented Border," which is part of...

Video: KGUN9's Morning Blend Features Downtown Lecture Series on Food
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 09:59

 Lydia Breunig, our director of community outreach and special projects, was on KGUN9's Morning Blend talking about our upcoming Downtown Lecture Series on Food! You can...

How New Social Movements Take Root
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 10:50

Contemporary movements, such as those initiated after the recent shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, can be...

$50M Gift Creates Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 14:11

Agnese Nelms Haury, a longtime friend and supporter of the UA and the College of SBS, passed away on March 20, 2014, in Tucson, at the age of 90. Agnese's generous bequest of more than $50...

Tumamoc Hill, Birthplace of Restoration Ecology
Friday, August 29, 2014 - 14:05

Christopher Cokinos, director of the UA's creative writing program, wrote an editorial for the Los Angeles Times about the history of Tumamoc Hill, where the science of restoration...


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