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2 Tucson-based projects are closer to probing the universe

2 Tucson-based projects are closer to probing the universe

OSIRIS-REx will grab a piece of an asteroid; the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will explore the mysteries of the universe.

April 11, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

University of Arizona bans one-on-one contact with children

From his maximum-security prison cell in Pennsylvania, serial child molester Jerry Sandusky is casting a long shadow over Tucson.

March 30, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Kathy Scott: Focus from both state and federal government should shift to producing great teachers

The contrasting editorials on whether states or the federal government should control public education published last month fail to address the real causes of student underachievement: a growing dissatisfaction within the teaching profession that is impacting who goes into this career and ho…

March 28, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

UA prof: Compassion for others can lead to happier, healthier life

Helping others succeed by acting compassionately toward them can benefit you both mentally and physically, a UA professor told a Tucson audience at a lecture on happiness Wednesday night.

October 25, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Former ASU professor acquitted in threat case

PHILADELPHIA — A former Arizona State University professor has been acquitted of allegations that he threatened screeners at Philadelphia's iconic Liberty Bell by telling them that he had explosives, which he said was a misunderstanding.

October 22, 2013 10:12 amLoading…
University of Arizona professor expected to testify in ex-Guatemalan dictator's trial

University of Arizona professor expected to testify in ex-Guatemalan dictator's trial

For Sebastian Quinac the trial of Guatemala's former dictator accused of genocide will shed light on a very dark chapter in his country's past.

April 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

UA-led effort seeks valley fever diagnoses

Most doctors obtaining licenses to practice in Arizona have not been trained to diagnose valley fever, a vicious and potentially fatal disease.

February 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Graffiti-abatement workers paint over iconic Nogales mural

Graffiti-abatement workers paint over iconic Nogales mural

This 16-year-old mural by Alberto Morackis, a locally famous muralist, was painted over by zealous graffiti-abatement workers in Nogales, Sonora.

November 23, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Graffiti-abatement workers paint over iconic Nogales mural

Graffiti-abatement workers paint over iconic Nogales mural

The graffiti-abatement staff in Nogales, Sonora, works fast - apparently a little too fast.

November 23, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Man gets probation for threatening Univ. of Arizona professor

A Mohave County man who made death threats against a University of Arizona Mexican American Studies professor will have to serve one year of supervised probation.

August 07, 2012 4:14 pm

Bill to protect conservative faculty gets committee OK

PHOENIX - State lawmakers are moving to end what one says amounts to a "don't ask, don't tell" policy at universities and community colleges - at least for political and religious conservatives.

February 09, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Unsolicited advice for freshmen: How to impress your professor

Unsolicited advice for freshmen: How to impress your professor

This week's advice comes from eight Distinguished Professors at the UA about what a freshman can do to impress a professor (like asking good questions).

August 21, 2011 12:00 amLoading…

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