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Princess by proxy: When child beauty pageants aren't about the kids

Oct. 26, 2012 - As child reality TV star Honey Boo Boo continues to capture the attention of audiences with her boisterous personality and her own show about life on the child beauty pageant circuit, a new paper published today in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry takes a critical look at the very types of pageants in which she and thousands of other children compete in America every year.

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UA layoffs underway as school cuts $25 million | Arizona Daily Star

UA layoffs underway as school cuts $25 million | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Cuts to campus entities are in the 3 to 5 percent range.
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New Arizona Vet School Gets $2.5 Million Ranch | Veterinary Practice News

New Arizona Vet School Gets $2.5 Million Ranch | Veterinary Practice News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The University of Arizona has added a 45-acre ranch to the array of facilities awaiting students when the nation’s 31st veterinary college opens.
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UA web cam features hummingbird | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

UA web cam features hummingbird | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A hummingbird made the nest on top of a data cable at the UA's news Environment and Natural Resources building.
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Leaders aim to end battle over veterinary accreditation | VIN News Service

Leaders aim to end battle over veterinary accreditation | VIN News Service | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
And as far as accreditation is concerned, AVMA leaders don’t want to entertain any more attempts to revamp how the system works.
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New owner hopes to revive The Woodlands, but a return to glory won’t be easy | Kansas City Star

New owner hopes to revive The Woodlands, but a return to glory won’t be easy | Kansas City Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Phil Ruffin plans on bringing back horse races and pairing them with casino slot games, creating a hybrid called a “racino.” While supporters say a revival of the racetrack with slot machines would bring millions of dollars to Kansas, others say changing gambling laws to help The Woodlands come back to life would upset the applecart of the nearby gaming industry.
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iPlant taming the 'Big Data Beast' | Ag Professional

iPlant taming the 'Big Data Beast' | Ag Professional | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

The UA-headquartered iPlant Collaborative is a National Science Foundation-funded cyberinfrastructure project providing computational support to life science researchers in the form of secure data storage, services for data analysis, and the underlying infrastructure to share datasets among collaborators anywhere in the world with an Internet connection.

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Ranch near Sedona donated to U. of Arizona veterinary school | Arizona Daily Star

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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Ranch near Sedona donated to U. of Arizona veterinary school | Bellingham (WA) Herald

A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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How to save money on groceries | Christian Science Monitor

How to save money on groceries | Christian Science Monitor | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Grocery shopping can take a huge bite out of the family budget, but there are some simple steps you can take to save hundreds on groceries.
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Ranch near Sedona donated to University of Arizona veterinary school | ABC 15 (TV-Phoenix AZ)

Ranch near Sedona donated to University of Arizona veterinary school | ABC 15 (TV-Phoenix AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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Ranch near Sedona donated to U. of Arizona veterinary school | The Telegraph (Macon GA)

A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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Smooch from the pooch; are kisses from your dog good for you? | My Fox Atlanta (GA)

There's nothing like a smooch from our pup.  Some love it; others call it gross.  But some believe dog kisses might actually keep us healthy.
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Palm weevil found near Yuma County date grove | Yuma Sun

Palm weevil found near Yuma County date grove | Yuma Sun | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A report of one South American palm weevil being found near a Yuma County commercial date orchard shouldn’t cause alarm, but professional growers and homeowners with palm trees should remain vigilant, according to a University of Arizona scientist. 
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National Teach Ag Day: Meet the 2015-2016 Natio... | NAAE Communities of Practice

National Teach Ag Day: Meet the 2015-2016 Natio... | NAAE Communities of Practice | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Name: Isaiah Govea

University: The University of Arizona

Home State: Arizona

Year in School: Junior

High School Agriculture Program: Paradise Valley High School
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iPlant Taming the 'Big Data Beast' | UANews

iPlant Taming the 'Big Data Beast' | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

In an era of unprecedented scientific discovery, researchers are generating more data than ever before. But do scientists have access to enough technological firepower to turn this mountain of data into tangible results?

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Hummingbird builds nest on cable, UA sets up web cam | KVOA (TV-Channel 4 Tucson)

Hummingbird builds nest on cable, UA sets up web cam | KVOA (TV-Channel 4 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
TUCSON - A hummingbird built a nest on a data cable at one of the University of Arizona's newest buildings.The university has a live streaming web camera on the nest at the Environment and Natural ...
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University of Arizona’s win of DK Ranch shows what real investment is | Sedona Red Rock News

The University of Arizona will become a permanent presence in the Verde Valley thanks to a donation of land by the Steele Foundation.
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Rain catchment systems catching on | Arizona Daily Sun

Rain catchment systems catching on | Arizona Daily Sun | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Easier installation and bigger savings are prompting more homeowners to divert rainwater from roofs into cisterns for irrigation
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University Of Arizona Acquires 45-Acre Ranch In Cornville | KJZZ (Radio-Tempe)

The University of Arizona is usually associated with Tucson, but it has a presence all over the state. And that’s expanding with a 45-acre ranch in Cornville — near Sedona.

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Ranch near Sedona donated to University of Arizona veterinary school | Your West Valley News (Sun City, AZ)

Ranch near Sedona donated to University of Arizona veterinary school | Your West Valley News (Sun City, AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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Ranch near Sedona donated to U. of Arizona veterinary school (XETV-TV, San Diego, CA)

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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Smooch from the pooch; are kisses from your dog good for you? | My Fox DC

There's nothing like a smooch from our pup.  Some love it; others call it gross.  But some believe dog kisses might actually keep us healthy.
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Ranch near Sedona donated to U. of Arizona veterinary school | Daily Reporter (Greenfield IN)

A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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UA gets $2.6 million ranch near Sedona | Arizona Daily Star

UA gets $2.6 million ranch near Sedona | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Forty-five-acre spread will be used for veterinary education.
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Monsoon often brings bugs, expert says | The Sierra Vista Herald

Monsoon often brings bugs, expert says | The Sierra Vista Herald | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

During the monsoon it is not uncommon to see all manner of insects buzzing about, and for several species of flying ants, it’s no different, said one Tucson-based entomologist.

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