The University of Arizona

UA-Led Workshop to Teach Filmmaking to American Indian Youth

UANews | June 24, 2008
The Native Youth Filmmaking Workshop will involve about 14 Tohono O'odham youth and will be taught by two American Indian filmmakers.

Program to Teach Math Through Mariachi Now in Third Year

UANews | June 23, 2008

Incoming high school freshmen participating in the UA's Math Through Mariachi Camp will perform two concerts in Crowder Hall. 

Solstice Celebration a Multicultural Treat

UANews | June 18, 2008
The Arizona State Museum hosts its eighth annual "Marking the Solstice" celebration with an array of entertainment, food and cultural demonstrations.

University of Arizona Press Earns Top Honors

UANews | June 18, 2008

BookExpo America, the Association of American University Presses and the American Library Association have bestowed several honors on to the UA Press.

The Zombie: "A New Monster for a New World"

UANews | June 13, 2008
UA doctoral student Kyle W. Bishop argues that that while the zombie has become a hugely popular cinematic device, the creature is a remnant of an imperialistic and racist era.

Young Authors Recognized for Creative Writing

UANews | June 10, 2008
Thirteen K-3 students from southern Arizona were recently honored for their entries in the 14th annual Reading Rainbow Young Writers and Illustrators Contest.