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After being kidnapped, the recovery ahead | KHBS (TV-Fort Smith, AR)

After being kidnapped, the recovery ahead | KHBS (TV-Fort Smith, AR) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
It's impossible to know how any given individual is going to respond to trauma, including the 5-year-old boy rescued this week after being kidnapped from a school bus in Alabama.
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UA churns out racing industry grads | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

UA churns out racing industry grads | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Before Hall of Fame horse trainers Bob Baffert and Todd Pletcher applied their trade on great courses known as Churchill Downs and Pimlico, they learned that trade at the University of Arizona, in ...
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Anivax Licenses UA-Developed Poultry Vaccine | UANews

Anivax Licenses UA-Developed Poultry Vaccine | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

 | Anivax and the University of Arizona have announced an agreement to license several technologies developed in a broad-based collaborative effort between the UA and Arizona State University. The license is for a revolutionary Campylobacter food safety vaccine designed to be administered to poultry to reduce colonization by the bacteria and ultimately lower the incidence of human disease and associated conditions.

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Arizona Gardeners: Dealing with antelope ground squirrels | Tri-Valley Dispatch (Casa Grande, AZ)

 Ground squirrels can be real pests in any garden, but there are some things that you can do to protect yourself and your favorite plants from damage. I last submitted this article back in 2012 but there may be some who might have missed this information. In addition, I have added a few more things that I have seen recently that seem to be working well.
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Water efficiency a must-have for desert homes | Mohave Daily News

When Jimmy Wells of Tucson bought an old house in 2011, upgrading to water-efficient fixtures was his top priority.
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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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U of A professor charged with 10 felonies | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

U of A professor charged with 10 felonies | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The meat store Machello manages is the UA Food Products and Safety Laboratory, which is a USDA inspected meat processing facility, according to his U of A bio.
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N4T Investigators: Long time UA professor indicted | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson)

N4T Investigators: Long time UA professor indicted | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Tucson - He's accused of biting the hand that's fed him for nearly 50 years.Dr. John Marchello, one of UA's longest tenured professors, has been indicted by a Pima County Grand Jury. A source told ...
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Anivax Licenses UA-developed Poultry Vaccine | Tech Launch Arizona

Anivax Licenses UA-developed Poultry Vaccine | Tech Launch Arizona | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Anivax and the University of Arizona have announced an agreement to license several technologies developed in a broad-based collaborative effort between the UA and Arizona State University.

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Longtime UA prof faces 10 felony charges | Arizona Daily Star

Longtime UA prof faces 10 felony charges | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Charges stem from operations at student-run meat store.
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Annual festival gives Apache Junction fourth-grade students hands-on lesson in the importance of water | Arizona Newszap

Annual festival gives Apache Junction fourth-grade students hands-on lesson in the importance of water | Arizona Newszap | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Local fourth-grade students took a field trip to the fourth annual Apache Junction Water Festival to learn about water and the role it plays on earth.
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Company finds intersection of research, commerce, environmental benefits

Company finds intersection of research, commerce, environmental benefits | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Raina Maier, a professor of environmental microbiology at the University of Arizona, is making biodegradable surfactants — as part of a lifelong distaste for trash.


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What about Earth’s Microbiome? | Scientific American

What about Earth’s Microbiome? | Scientific American | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The latest temperature readings from Antarctica are giving the world pause, along with the finding that 70 percent of the western Antarctic ice shelf has melted. ...
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Awards for Excellence to Honor Exceptional Employees | UA@Work

Awards for Excellence to Honor Exceptional Employees | UA@Work | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Several dedicated UA employees will be honored tomorrow at the 27th annual Awards for Excellence ceremony.
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How a beetle packs a machine gun into its rear end | Business Standard

Scientists have discovered how the bombardier beetle packs a machine gun into its rear end to fire rapid bursts of a searing hot chemical mix at predators.
When threatened, bombardier beetles combine chemicals in an explosive chemical reaction
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A Shudder Through the Earth: Learning From Nepal | UANews

A Shudder Through the Earth: Learning From Nepal | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

To the Earth, it was just a shudder. The sudden thrust that caused the tragedy of the Nepal earthquake on April 25 occurred about nine miles underground beneath the Himalayas, releasing built-up stress of unimaginable force along the major fault line where the Indian Plate, carrying India, is slowly diving underneath the Eurasian Plate, carrying much of Europe and Asia.

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Emma Malone teaches two generations of 4-H kids | White Mountain Independent

The mission of 4-H is “engaging youth to reach their fullest potential while advancing the field of youth development.” The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture administers the program. The clover leaf emblem represents four areas of personal development: head, heart, hands and health. The organization has over 6.5 million members in the United States, ages 5 to 21, in approximately 90,000 clubs. The organization was founded in 1902, primarily to serve rura
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University of Arizona professor accused of defrauding school | Houston (TX) Chronicle

 A long-serving University of Arizona professor faces multiple charges accusing him of misappropriating money from a student-run meat store that he oversaw. Marchello's indictment comes about five months after campus police searched his offices at the UA "meat lab," where students sell butchered livestock to the public at the school's agriculture center on Tucson's north side. Detectives seized cash, computers, inventory logs, invoices and sales receipts in November after receiving a tip

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University of Arizona professor accused of defrauding school | The Republic (Columbus, IN)

A long-serving University of Arizona professor faces multiple charges accusing him of misappropriating money from a student-run meat store that he oversaw.

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University of Arizona professor indicted on fraud charges | KGUN (TV-Channel 9, Tucson)

University of Arizona professor indicted on fraud charges | KGUN (TV-Channel 9, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A University of Arizona professor has been indicted on fraud and forgery charges.
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UA Professor Charged with Defrauding Meat Store | Arizona Public Media

UA Professor Charged with Defrauding Meat Store | Arizona Public Media | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Long-term faculty member indicted on 10 felony accusations he misappropriated money.
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Industry Leaders, Academics Discuss Future of Retail | UANews

Industry Leaders, Academics Discuss Future of Retail | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Advances in technology have had a major impact on the way consumers shop. But even with all the retail websites and apps at shoppers' fingertips today, physical stores remain at the center of the retail experience. That was one of the major take-home messages from last week's Global Retailing Conference, which focused on the theme of retail being "everywhere at once."
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Increasing consciousness: Arizona's investment in water education | Your Water Colorado (blog)

Increasing consciousness: Arizona's investment in water education | Your Water Colorado (blog) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
I spend a fair amount of time in the Phoenix area visiting my sister and her family.  The warm winter days are a great alternative to blocking the cold drafts that sneak through my 100 year old win...
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Tucson’s rain-catching revolution | High Country News

Tucson’s rain-catching revolution | High Country News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In the Sonoran Desert, rainwater harvesting is finally going mainstream.
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Arizona could see an intense wildfire season this year | Arizona Republic

Arizona could see an intense wildfire season this year | Arizona Republic | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A pattern of weak storm systems that bring cooler temperatures and moisture could just be postponing the start of wildfire season.
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Put down the hose and back slowly away from the lawn | Arizona Republic

Put down the hose and back slowly away from the lawn | Arizona Republic | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
It is 6:15 a.m., and I am standing in my front yard with a cup of coffee in one hand and a garden hose in the other. The sun is just up. It's cool
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