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Universal Themes Are Focus of UA Humanities Week

UANews | October 9, 2014
Geishas and Harajuku girls, cosmopolitan women during the German Weimar Republic and modern women of Berlin are among the topics faculty will discuss during Humanities Week.

New Digital Archive Details Challenges for Mexican Journalists, Migrants

UANews | October 7, 2014
"The Documented Border," an innovative project led by UA journalism and art faculty and also archivists, provides uncensored stories shared by Mexican journalists and migrants.

One Professor, Three Grants and Five Years

UANews | October 1, 2014
Through the work of Chih-Chin Chou, the UA College of Education will address a desperate need for master's-level rehabilitation counselors in visual impairment and mental illness.

How New Social Movements Take Root

UANews | September 23, 2014
In the digital age, an event can quickly mushroom into an entire movement. Social media platforms play a role, UA sociologists say, and recent unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, is an example.

UA Anthropologist Earns Fulbright to Continue Language Preservation in Russia

UANews | September 22, 2014
Benedict Colombi is partnering with Google Earth Outreach to help indigenous people in the Kamchatka Peninsula.

$50M Gift From Haury Estate to Focus on Environment, Society and Southwest

UANews | September 22, 2014
A large bequest to the UA Foundation from the estate of Agnese Nelms Haury, a longtime friend of the University, has pushed the Arizona NOW fundraising campaign past the billion-dollar mark.

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