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University of Arizona to push for veterinary school plans

University of Arizona to push for veterinary school plans | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A stalled project to build a veterinary school at the University of Arizona faces an important hearing this month in front of an accreditation board.
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International leaders learning more about Arizona's economy

International leaders learning more about Arizona's economy | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Business and political leaders from 24 countries visit Arizona to learn more about the state's economy.
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Shortage of large animal vets threatens health of AZ livestock

Shortage of large animal vets threatens health of AZ livestock | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Traditional veterinary medicine for large food animals in rural Arizona has all but vanished, leaving the state’s livestock industry increasingly vulnerable
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University of Arizona creating law clinic for resource users - KTAR.com

University of Arizona creating law clinic for resource users - KTAR.com | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- The University of Arizona is establishing a new law clinic for trained and supervised students to provide assistance to farmers, ranc
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U. of Arizona works to bridge $25 million funding gap | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

University of Arizona officials are looking for ways to bridge a $25 million funding gap caused by state budget reductions.
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Spit take: UA exploring link between good human health, dog saliva | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

Spit take: UA exploring link between good human health, dog saliva | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Researchers at the University of Arizona are exploring a possible biological link between good internal health in seniors and man's best friend.
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Spit take: UA exploring link between good human health, dog saliva | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

Spit take: UA exploring link between good human health, dog saliva | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Researchers at the University of Arizona are exploring a possible biological link between good internal health in seniors and man's best friend.
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Germ awareness critical as temperatures drop, viruses increase | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

Germ awareness critical as temperatures drop, viruses increase | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

While we ring our hands over Ebola in west Africa and enterovirus in the U.S., germ experts said the chances of getting seriously sick from a virus are more likely to come from the coffee maker at work than from a Third World nation



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University of Arizona to open veterinary school in 2015 | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

University of Arizona officials have announced plans to start a veterinary medical school supported by private funds.

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New food-stamp rules could affect Arizona convenience stores | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

New food-stamp rules could affect Arizona convenience stores | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Convenience stores will have to start stocking a variety of 'staple foods' alongside the snacks and fountain drinks if they want to keep accepting food stamps, under a little-noticed section of the farm bill. - Phoenix News at KTAR.com
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Recycled materials, energy efficiency in new Tucson home ktar.com | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix, AZ)

Recycled materials, energy efficiency in new Tucson home ktar.com | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix, AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
John Wesley Miller uses the words 'latest and greatest' to describe the features and fixtures in the 'net-zero' energy home he is unveiling at his Armory Park del Sol subdivision, but the bones of the building are old-school block and cement.
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Grant has ADOT studying climate change impact on state transportation | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

Grant has ADOT studying climate change impact on state transportation | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Grant has ADOT studying climate change impact on state transportation - Phoenix News at KTAR.com
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University of Arizona receives $8 million to turn algae into jet fuel | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

University of Arizona receives $8 million to turn algae into jet fuel | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
University of Arizona researchers have been granted $8 million dollars by the Department of Energy to continue researching how to use algae to make biofuel, animal feed and plastics.
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Arizona city cancels annual Lettuce Days

Arizona city cancels annual Lettuce Days | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The annual winter celebration of agriculture in Yuma -- Lettuce Days -- has been canceled for next year, organizers said Wednesday, citing cost as a factor.
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Mushrooms farming could bring $10 million into Phoenix

Mushrooms farming could bring $10 million into Phoenix | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Mushrooms could be magical in Arizona, with agricultural officials putting money toward the growing mushroom farming industry.
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Climatologist: New round of storms could jump start El Nino in Arizona

Climatologist: New round of storms could jump start El Nino in Arizona | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A new round of storms in next week's forecast could jump start El Nino in Arizona, a climate expert said.
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Arizona Gov. Ducey to attend water conference in Israel | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey plans to attend an international conference on water technology in Israel next month as the state continues to …

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May has been wet in Arizona but will provide only short-term drought help | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

May has been wet in Arizona but will provide only short-term drought help | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A climate expert said a wet month of May will only bring short-term relief from the drought.
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Arizona professor faces fraud, theft charges at school meat store | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

Arizona professor faces fraud, theft charges at school meat store | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A longtime University of Arizona professor has been accused of misappropriating money from a student-run meat store that he oversaw.
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UA study: Coming out while in school beneficial for LGBT teens | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

A new study shows that while school can be difficult for teens who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, coming out while there could actually be a blessing in disguise.
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How fast does the flu spread around your office? | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

How fast does the flu spread around your office? | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Several recent studies show how unprepared Arizonans are for the flu season, especially those who work. Here's how to stay healthy.
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Professor: Water crisis avoidable if planned for now | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

Arizona could face a water crisis in the next 25 years but that can be avoided if the state starts planning now, a professor said.

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UA recognized for mental health, suicide prevention programs | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

The Jed Foundation has awarded the University of Arizona with its coveted JedCampus seal.The foundation focuses on promoting emotional health and suicide prevention among college students.UA is one of 37 schools nationwide to be awarded the seal, and it is the first school in Arizona to to receive the honor.

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UA scientists discover new microorganisms in Kartchner Caverns | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

UA scientists discover new microorganisms in Kartchner Caverns | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
You might have seen the 2005 horror film 'The Cave,' where a group of adventurous scientists explore the deep, nether regions of a cave and discover a new species. University of Arizona scientists have done exactly that.
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Staying germ free: Your hands are not the worst of it | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

Staying germ free: Your hands are not the worst of it | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

No matter how clean you think your home is, think again. Everytime you walk in, literally, you're bringing in dangerous bacteria and micro-organisims.

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