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Healthy Workplace | KASA (TV-Albuquerque)

Healthy Workplace | KASA (TV-Albuquerque) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Dr. Charles Gerba, a Professor and Germ Expert at the University of Arizona, joins Nikki and Kristen with advice on keeping your workplace germ free in the midst of one of the worst Influenza outbreaks in recent history.
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Researchers study effects of drought on state's Native American tribes | Arizona Daily Wildcat

Researchers study effects of drought on state's Native American tribes | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
UA researchers are studying the impact that a severe drought in Arizona could have on the state’s Native American communities.

According to a recently published report by the U.S.
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Arizona House budget up by $58 million | Arizona Daily Sun

School district charters will get $33 million for one year but Child Welfare stays at the Senate level. The package hammered out after days of closed-door negotiations sets spending for the coming year at $9.24 billion. That is about $58 million more than what the Republican-controlled Senate approved just last week.

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Finalized state budget shortchanges UA on funding | Arizona Daily Wildcat

The Arizona state budget signed by Gov. Jan Brewer on Friday will allocate less funding than requested to the UA.
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Innovation, consumer relationships are keys to success | Arizona Daily Star

Innovation, consumer relationships are keys to success | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Igniting the customer experience is the theme of this year’s Global Retailing Conference, where about 300 professionals and UA students gathered Thursday to hear retail powerhouses talk about connecting with
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Shrimp lovers feel pain of dwindling supply : Business | Arizona Daily Star

Shrimp lovers feel pain of dwindling supply : Business | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Penny pinchers will be forgiven for skipping the shrimp scampi this season. Prices for shrimp have jumped to a 14-year high in recent months, spurred by a disease that’s ravaging the crustacean’s population.

 
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Shrimp Is Big. Now It's Sick. And Really Expensive | Bloomberg

Shrimp Is Big. Now It's Sick. And Really Expensive | Bloomberg | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Penny pinchers will be forgiven for skipping the shrimp scampi this season. Prices for shrimp have jumped to a 14-year high in recent months, spurred by a disease that’s ravaging the crustacean’s population.

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Germany : SAP and University of Arizona Survey Signals Key Areas for Growth in Retail Marketing (India) | TMCnet.com

Germany : SAP and University of Arizona Survey Signals Key Areas for Growth in Retail Marketing (India) | TMCnet.com | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

SAP AG today announced findings from a retail marketing survey the company conducted with University of Arizona students, underscoring digital and social trends as key factors driving the evolution of retail marketing. The announcement was made at the University of Arizona Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing s Global Retailing Conference, being held April 10-11 in Tucson.


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10 Germ Magnets that Need Spring Cleaning | Yahoo! Shine

Ten items that belong on your spring-cleaning list, including the dishwasher and cell phone, harbor nasty germs.
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WCR resistance confirmed in three more Illinois counties | Ag Professional

With the addition of three more counties, a total of five Illinois counties have now reported confirmed cases of field-evolved resistance to Bt corn (Cry3Bb1 protein) by western corn rootworm, and a University of Illinois entomologist said now is the time to move forward aggressively with integrated pest management (IPM) strategies.
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Brewer Signs $9.2B Budget for Coming Year | Arizona Public Media

Brewer Signs $9.2B Budget for Coming Year | Arizona Public Media | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Plan includes $59 million more for new child safety agency, more educational funding; gov. line-item vetoes $4M.
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Employee Q&A: Tanya Quist, Director of the Campus Arboretum | UA@Work

Employee Q&A: Tanya Quist, Director of the Campus Arboretum | UA@Work | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Tanya Quist, director of the UA Campus Arboretum, says truly healthy landscapes require more than just a green thumb.
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Proposed veterinary school gets no funding | Arizona Daily Wildcat

PHOENIX — Sen. Steve Pierce (R-District 1) stood up on the Senate floor last week and attempted to get $4.2 million for the UA to start a veterinary program in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
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Arizona budget: We deserve better | Arizona Republic

Lawmakers were supposed to make child welfare a priority in the 2015 state budget. But it looks more like an afterthought.

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UA President Says Tuition Stabilization Helps Students Plan | Arizona Illustrated (TV)

UA President Says Tuition Stabilization Helps Students Plan | Arizona Illustrated (TV) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Tuition is part of budget picture, but state funding for UA still lags, Hart says; tuition will freeze for 4 years for incoming freshmen.
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Holbrook Realty Utah – What Has the Most Germs in Your Home? | Holbrook (AZ) Tribune News

Holbrook Realty Utah – What Has the Most Germs in Your Home? | Holbrook (AZ) Tribune News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences's insight:

Salt and pepper shakers are among the biggest hot spots for germs in your home. In fact, toilets don’t harbor as much bacteria as you might think. You clean and disinfect them regularly, and their hard, dry surfaces aren’t easy places for bacteria to grow.

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Bobbi Brown Speaks at UA Global Retailing Conference | UANews

The University of Arizona's Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing hosted its 2014 Global Retailing Conference at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort April 10-11. About 300 people attended, including UA students and industry professionals. Speakers included UA alumnus and Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren, as well as Ken Langone, co-founder of Home Depot, and Bobbi Brown, founder of Bobbi Brown Cosmetic

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Farm Bureau - A Conversation about Measurable Outcomes for Agriculture & Arizona's Economy: Shane Burgess | Arizona Farm Bureau

Focused on Arizona’s, and the nation’s, veterinary skill shortage, U of A plans to have many innovations that directly address today’s major problems in veterinary education.
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AmeriCorps volunteers leaving their mark in SCC | Nogales International

AmeriCorps volunteers leaving their mark in SCC | Nogales International | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In 2008, during flooding in Iowa, 15-year-old Thomas Panther got his first taste of AmeriCorps, a national service program. Seeing teams help clean up his hometown is an experience that stuck with him.
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Retail's BIG Blog | Happy Birthday, This is Retail | National Retail Federation

Retail's BIG Blog | Happy Birthday, This is Retail | National Retail Federation | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
During the first year of our This is Retail campaign, NRF partnered with 40 retail brands to tell a different type of story about retail careers, how brands
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U of A’s Crimmins to talk desert weather | Eastern Arizona Courier

Dr. Mike Crimmins, of the University of Arizona Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science, will provide an overview of the weather and climate of southeast Arizona on April 17, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the Circle D Ranch located at EAC’s Discovery Park.

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How Dads Influence Teens' Happiness | Daily News (New York, NY)

How Dads Influence Teens' Happiness | Daily News (New York, NY) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Adapted from Do Fathers Matter? What Science Is Telling Us about the Parent We&rsquove Overlooked, by Paul Raeburn, by arrangement with Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, LLC. Copyright © 2014 by Paul Raeburn. All rights reserved. In 2011...
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Global Retailing Conference: Tech innovation keeps excitement high | Arizona Daily Star

Global Retailing Conference: Tech innovation keeps excitement high | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
New technology, the human touch and doing what you love are what professionals say will make the future of retail “awesome.”
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Strawberry Sunrise in Arizona -- Kubota Labs, U of AZ CEAC | SciTechReports

50 years ago, deep red and delicious strawberries grew abundantly in Arizona's warm and fertile irrigated fields, from the Salt River farms on south to the s...
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Awards and Accolades | UA@Work

Awards and Accolades | UA@Work | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Congratulations to these recently honored University organizations and employees.
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New UA Brand to Debut Next Week With New Ads, Website and More | UA@Work

New UA Brand to Debut Next Week With New Ads, Website and More | UA@Work | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In just a few days, the UA will launch a new brand - complete with fresh advertising, a dynamic University homepage and updated design elements.
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