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Two Programs Focus on Effects of Abuse

UANews | April 9, 2015
"Family Affair" and "The Perfect Victim" are new episodes of the acclaimed independent film series "America ReFramed," airing on the WORLD Channel.

Ecosystem Metaphor May Apply to Humans

UANews | April 9, 2015
Principles from biological systems that are parallel to human systems may provide ways of understanding how human groups — and even terrorist organizations — function.

Project Launches for LGBTQ Homeless

UANews | April 7, 2015
A disproportionate number of LGBTQ individuals experience homelessness in the U.S. The UA's Southwest Institute for Research on Women, with a new $1.2 million federal grant, is working to address the problem in the Tucson region.

UA-Led Research Debunks Belief About Narcissism

UANews | April 3, 2015
Overuse of the first-person singular is no clear indication of an unrealistic sense of superiority and self-importance and an overabundance of self-focus.

Work Explores Social Smoking on College Campuses

UANews | April 1, 2015
In her new book "Lighting Up," UA professor Mimi Nichter investigates the reasons that young adults continue to smoke more than any other age group — and makes a connection to drinking.

Debut Film by UA Alumnus Receives Accolades

UANews | March 26, 2015
Having enjoyed a successful world premiere, "Unsound," directed by UA alumnus Darious Britt, is slated to screen in the Phoenix Film Festival.