The University of Arizona

Arab Spring, One Year Later

UANews | February 20, 2012
Michigan history professor Juan R.I. Cole will discuss the monumental changes that have reshaped much of the Middle East over the last year. This is the 20th anniversary of the Sabbagh Lecture, held each year by the UA School of Anthropology.

Industry Execs, Network Showrunners Share Experiences

UANews | February 14, 2012
Professionals who have worked on television shows such as "Person of Interest," "Alcatraz," "The New Girl," "The Mentalist," "The Vampire Diaries" and "The Office" will give a free public talk at the UA on Feb. 18. The event, a panel discussion, is sponsored by the UA Hanson Film Institute and the Tucson Film Office.

Centennial Lecture Spotlights Arizona's Hispanic Community

UANews | February 13, 2012
UA anthropology professor Thomas E. Sheridan will present his lecture, "The Sleeping Giant vs. the Politics of Fear," at Special Collections on Feb. 14, the day of Arizona's centennial year.

UA and Arizona's Centennial, Now and Then

UANews | February 13, 2012
Involving artists, engineers, foreign language instructors, filmmakers, environmental scholars and new media studies specialists, the Arizona Centennial Project team is developing a new way to see the UA in the history of Arizona’s statehood.

Free Talk on Navajo Trading Preludes Southwest Indian Art Fair

UANews | February 10, 2012
In advance of the 19th annual Southwest Indian Art Fair, a free talk by a third-generation trader will be held at the Arizona State Museum. Jackson Clark will present his talk as part of The Arnold and Doris Roland Distinguished Speaker Series.

UA Hosting, Participating in Arizona Centennial Events

UANews | February 9, 2012

In honor of the 100 year anniversary of Arizona receiving its statehood on Feb. 14, 1912, the UA is involved in number of events on and off campus this weekend.