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Geldmacher named Ag Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year | Tri-Valley Dispatch (Casa Grande AZ)

Geldmacher named Ag Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year | Tri-Valley Dispatch (Casa Grande AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Karen Geldmacher, professor of agriculture at Central Arizona College, recently was named Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year by the Arizona Agriculture Teachers Association.
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Small UA program produces big results in horse racing industry | Inside Tucson Business

Small UA program produces big results in horse racing industry | Inside Tucson Business | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The well-dressed horse trainer with the signature white hair and dark sunglasses who was the darling of the sports media this spring got his start in the racing industry in the most unlikely of places. Before Bob Baffert trained the first Triple Crown winner in 47 years, he cultivated his tradecraft in Tucson.
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Teachers learn about water from SRP, Project WET | Ahwatukee Foothills News

Teachers learn about water from SRP, Project WET | Ahwatukee Foothills News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Teachers from across the state and Valley took time out of their summer vacation to learn more about a precious commodity in the desert — water.
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University’s win of ranch shows what real investment is | Camp Verde (AZ) Journal

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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Giving back in the Tucson area | Arizona Daily Star

Giving back in the Tucson area | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Chefs raise money for cancer research; dealership gives car-seat safety checks; and more.
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PROFESSIONALS TO WATCH: Robert Colangelo, taking the lead in an emerging field | The Times of Northwest Indiana

PROFESSIONALS TO WATCH: Robert Colangelo, taking the lead in an emerging field | The Times of Northwest Indiana | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Green Sense Farms co-founder Robert Colangelo is known for his leadership skills, enthusiasm, positive attitude, innovation, curiosity and expertise. Colangelo is the co-founder of the largest commercial indoor vertical farm
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U. of Arizona works to bridge $25 million funding gap | Washington (DC) Times

University of Arizona officials are looking for ways to bridge a $25 million funding gap caused by state budget reductions.
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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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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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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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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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UA campus a little 'greener' with completion of ERN2 Building | KVOA (TV-Channel 4 Tucson)

UA campus a little 'greener' with completion of ERN2 Building | KVOA (TV-Channel 4 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In order to enhance the campus’ sustainability efforts, the University of Arizona has a new building that is making passing bystanders seeing green.
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Small UA program produces big results in horse racing industry | Cronkite News (Temple, AZ)

Small UA program produces big results in horse racing industry | Cronkite News (Temple, AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The University of Arizona’s Race Track Industry Program teaches new generations of students who want to enter the racing business and builds off the success of alumni like Bob Baffert, who trained Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.
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Karen Geldmacher Receives Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year Award | Central Arizona College

Karen Geldmacher, Professor of Agriculture at Central Arizona College was recently named Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year by the Arizona Agriculture Teachers Association.
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‘Republic’ workshop to address financial skills for students | Arizona Republic

‘Republic’ workshop to address financial skills for students | Arizona Republic | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The Republic, azcentral.com and the Arizona Council on Economic Education will sponsor a financial workshop.
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University’s win of ranch shows what real investment is | Camp Verde Journal

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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Scholarship Universe Named a National 'Model' Program | UANews

Scholarship Universe Named a National 'Model' Program | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The scholarship database the University of Arizona designed and built to match students with funding opportunities – launched in response to the global financial crisis of the last decade – is being honored by a national recognition program.
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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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Donated ranch to help University of Arizona expand veterinary program | Bovine Veterinarian

Donated ranch to help University of Arizona expand veterinary program | Bovine Veterinarian | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

The donation of a 45-acre ranch in Northern Arizona will help the University of Arizona expand its newly established Veterinary Medical and Surgical Program, university officials said.

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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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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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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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