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Arizona Legislature reconsiders veterinary science proposal | Arizona Daily Wildcat

Arizona Legislature reconsiders veterinary science proposal | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
With the Arizona Legislature back in session, some in the UA community are hoping a proposed veterinary medical program will become a reality.
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Microbial Murder Mystery Lands Two UA Students in Top 10 of Ocean Science Video Challenge | UANews

Microbial Murder Mystery Lands Two UA Students in Top 10 of Ocean Science Video Challenge | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

A science video disguised as a cartoon murder mystery has landed two University of Arizona marine ecology students among the top 10 finalists in the Ocean 180 Video Challenge, an outreach campaign designed to inspire scientists to communicate the meaning and significance of scientific research to a broader audience.

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Enactus: Building a Stronger Community Through Partnership | UANews

Enactus: Building a Stronger Community Through Partnership | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Members of a University of Arizona student club have been partnering with Tucson nonprofits, drawing on entrepreneurship skills and methods to revitalize and strengthen those organizations.

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UA Named a Top University for Student Veterans | UANews

UA Named a Top University for Student Veterans | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

The University of Arizona is one of the best institutions to consider pursuing a higher education degree, according to U.S. News & World Report's inaugural list of the Best Colleges for Veterans.

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Arizona Universities Expand AZ Earn to Learn Need-Based Financial Aid Program | UANews

Arizona Universities Expand AZ Earn to Learn Need-Based Financial Aid Program | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Katrina Verduzco hadn't thought much about going to college until a representative from the University of Arizona came to talk to her class at Flowing Wells High School. Then everything changed.

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UA staffer receives Ben's | Arizona Daily Star

UA staffer receives Ben's | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The recipient of this week’s Ben’s Bell is Julie Longstaff.
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Tuscan Olive Oil Producer Bellucci Premium Comments on University of Arizona Students’ Efforts to Make Olive Oil from Campus Olive Trees | Street Insider

According to the Daily Wildcat article published on November 12th titled “UA community harvests campus olive trees to make olive oil,” students helped gather olives from trees located on the UA campus on Veterans Day, November 11th.

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Alumnus of the Year: Gilbert G. Aguirre '57 | Arizona Alumni YouTube channel

2013, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
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New tour haunts campus with old tales | Arizona Daily Star

New tour haunts campus with old tales | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
By day, the scaffolding around Old Main reminds passersby of the university’s rich history and forward movement. By night, when the Mall is silent, and the students have gone, some
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A Tribute: Giving Thanks to Student Veteran Advocates | UANews

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After serving as a combat medic in the U.S. Army for five years, Tucson native Matthew Randle decided to pursue a higher education degree.

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Turning Garbage Into Gardens | UANews

The Compost Cats, a UA student-run club, collects food waste on campus and turns it into compost. The club helps reduce methane emissions by collecting organic waste and disposing of it properly, "turning garbage into gardens."

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Event Teaches Public About Healthy, Sustainable Foods | Arizona Public Media

UA hosts 4th annual Food Day celebration, which will highlight nutrition, sustainable foods through various events.
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Iron Chef competition brings heat to UA Mall | Arizona Daily Wildcat

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Things will be heating up on the UA Mall as students compete in the first-ever Iron Chef competition at the UA.

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UA Conference for Undergrad Research Celebrates 25th Year | UANews

UA Conference for Undergrad Research Celebrates 25th Year | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

The University of Arizona's Undergraduate Biology Research Program will hold its 25th annual conference this weekend to showcase student research in areas ranging from cancer to psychology.

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Six UA Students to Receive Centennial Awards at Commencement | UANews

Six UA Students to Receive Centennial Awards at Commencement | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Each of the students has been named a recipient of the UA's Centennial Achievement Award, which was established in 1984 by Student Affairs.

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UA Retail Professor Discusses Holiday Shopping Trends | Arizona Public Media

UA Retail Professor Discusses Holiday Shopping Trends | Arizona Public Media | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
She says people got a head start this year; predicts four percent increase in overall retail sales.
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A School in the Sky: UA Science and Tucson Students | UANews

A School in the Sky: UA Science and Tucson Students | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Seven-thousand feet above Tucson, and surrounded by the horizons, K-12 students are learning about the natural world and the night sky at the University of Arizona's UAScience Sky School at the Mount Lemmon SkyCenter.

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University of Arizona, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences ambassadors are visiting Rio Rico High School Agricultural Education today.
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Tuscan Olive Oil Producer Bellucci Premium Comments on University of Arizona Students’ Efforts to Make Olive Oil from Campus Olive Trees | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

Following an article that explains how college students arranged to harvest olives that grow on campus in an effort to produce olive oil, Bellucci Premium makes a statement.
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Building a Community of Support for American Indian Students | UANews

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When Kimberly Kee was applying for colleges in the southwestern U.S., the University of Arizona stood out to her because of the level and type of support it offered American Indian students.

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UA community harvests campus olive trees to make olive oil | Arizona Daily Wildcat

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Student and community volunteers spent Veterans Day harvesting olives on campus to be made into olive oil.

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Students Experience Field-Based Learning in Africa | UANews

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An innovative course offered by the University of Arizona's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and UA Study Abroad, allows students to experience the unique landscape of Namibia, Africa, while learning how the arid African lands are striking similar to the students' own Sonoran Desert home.

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UA faculty, staff worried about anonymous social media pages | Arizona Daily Wildcat

UA faculty, staff worried about anonymous social media pages | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

With a new trend in anonymous social media pages, UA faculty and staff members are concerned not only for students’ safety but for the consequences they may face in the future based on their online behavior.

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Food Day Fair brings competition, spreads awareness of healthy living | Arizona Daily Wildcat

Food Day Fair brings competition, spreads awareness of healthy living | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Campus heated up even more on Wednesday with the Iron Chef competition hosted at the Food Day Fair.

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UA Group Harvesting Olives Found on Campus | Arizona Public Media

There are more than 200 olive trees throughout the university; they will be taken to olive mill, pressed into olive oil for university use.
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