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Gay Teens Who Come Out at School Have Better Self-Esteem, Lower Levels of Depression | University Herald

Gay Teens  Who Come Out at School Have Better Self-Esteem, Lower Levels of Depression | University Herald | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
New research suggests that gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender adolescents who come out at school have higher self-esteem and lower levels of depressions as young adults, compared to LGBT youth who do not disclose their sexual orientation or gender identity at school.
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Arizona Agriculture Celebrates UA Taking Its Land-Grant Mission South of the Border | Arizona Farm Bureau

Arizona Agriculture Celebrates UA Taking Its Land-Grant Mission South of the Border | Arizona Farm Bureau | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Representatives from Mexico participated in a UA-hosted training for a project to establish a new extension network in Mexico.
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New study reveals LGBT teens have better self-esteem | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

A new study has found lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender teenagers who openly share their sexual orientation in school have a higher self esteem than those who do not.
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Gay teenagers who come out at school are happier, study | Austrian Tribune

Gay teenagers who come out at school are happier, study | Austrian Tribune | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

According to a new study, gay teenagers who decide to come out while in school are more likely to be happier than those who do not come out.

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Arizona Gardeners: Pruning roses to keep bushes healthy, producing quality flowers Tri-Valley Dispatch (Casa Grande AZ)

Arizona Gardeners: Pruning roses to keep bushes healthy, producing quality flowers  Tri-Valley Dispatch (Casa Grande AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The time to prune rose bushes is just about up so if you still have not done that chore, you need to set it as a priority. However, don’t just go out and whack away at the bush. In order to produce good quality flowers, pruning has to be done correctly! 
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Applications accepted for Project CENTRL course | San Pedro Valley News-Sun

BENSON — If you’re interested in learning more about the needs of rural Arizona and its agricultural influence while improving leadership skills, you may want to consider applying for this upcoming course.
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Protecting The Nation's Leafy Greens In The Southwest | KJZZ (Radio-Tempe)

Protecting The Nation's Leafy Greens In The Southwest | KJZZ (Radio-Tempe) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In 2006, an E. coli outbreak in California Spinach rocked the fresh produce industry. Nearly 200 people across the country got sick. Three died. Farmers in Arizona were paying close attention. Arizona, along with California, produces almost all of the nation’s leafy greens and so they both got to work developing a more stringent approach to food safety.
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Project REINU Taps Into UA's Extension Expertise | UANews

Last week, nearly 60 representatives from 19 Mexican universities made a visit to the Tucson Village Farm, located on the University of Arizona's Campus Agricultural Center along north Campbell Avenue. They were there for more than enjoying the sunshine and tasting the fresh farm produce. They participated in a UA-hosted training for a project to establish a new extension network in Mexico.
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Hooked on Fishing Cat Conservation | Environment and Sustainability Portal

Hooked on Fishing Cat Conservation | Environment and Sustainability Portal | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

A former University of Arizona Carson Scholar and wild cat expert has established a non-profit organization to help protect the endangered fishing cat of South and Southeast Asia.

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Rural leadership program, Project CENTRL, applications due March 1 | Willcox Range News

CASA GRANDE — Project CENTRL, Arizona’s Center for Rural Leadership, is now accepting applications for Class 24.  Rural leaders, farmers, ranchers, and individuals with a strong interest in or  working with businesses that serve agriculture or rural Arizona who want to improve their leadership skills are encouraged to apply.   
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LGBT kids who come out in high school suffer less depression: study | Chicago (IL) Tribune

LGBT kids who come out in high school suffer less depression: study | Chicago (IL) Tribune | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A new study finds that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender kids who come out at school suffer lower rates of depression and anxiety and higher rates of self-esteem, long-term, than those who hide their identity from their peers — even if they're bullied as a result of coming out.
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LGBT adults better adjusted if they were ‘out’ in school | Yahoo! News

LGBT adults better adjusted if they were ‘out’ in school | Yahoo! News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

By Andrew M. Seaman Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people have better self esteem and less depression as young adults if they were open about their sexual orientations as adolescents, a new study suggests. Attempts to hide sexual orientation are generally unsuccessful, and the result is more abuse and more depression, the authors say in the American Journal of Orthopsychiatry.

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LGBT youth who come out as teens have better self-esteem as adults | Quartz

LGBT youth who come out as teens have better self-esteem as adults | Quartz | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Teenagers who are out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender in high school are likely to face bullying or harassment. However, they also grow into young adults with higher self-esteem than the LGBT teens who kept their sexual or gender identities hidden in adolescence.



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Land-Grant Mission Being Taken South of the Border | Ag Weekly

TUCSON, Arizona- Last week, nearly 60 representatives from 19 Mexican universities made a visit to the Tucson Village Farm, located on the University of Arizona's Campus Agricultural Center along north
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Citrus pest quarantine expands | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

Arizona is trying to keep a small insect from causing big problems for a multi-million dollar industry.
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LGBT Youth Who Come Out As Teens Have Better Self Esteem Later In Life | RTT News

LGBT Youth Who Come Out As Teens Have Better Self Esteem Later In Life | RTT News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Teenagers who come out about their sexual identity during their school years are more likely to have better self esteem than those who hide their identity during those years.
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Research Shows LGBT Kids Who Come Out In High School Have Higher Self Esteem Later | KJZZ (Radio-Tempe)

New research from the University of Arizona suggests lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender adolescents who come out in high school have higher self esteem and lower levels of depression later on than kids who did not.
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Students learn to live with less water | Arizona Daily Wildcat

Students learn to live with less water | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Living in a desert means living with limited water. The Institute on Science for Global Policy, in partner with the Tucson Working Group of concerned local volunteers, will host a series of conferences throughout the country to bring the issue of climate change to light.
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UA Taking Land-Grant Mission South of the Border | AgWired

UA Taking Land-Grant Mission South of the Border | AgWired | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Last week, nearly 60 representatives from 19 Mexican universities made a visit to the Tucson Village Farm, located on the University of Arizona's Campus Agricultural Center. The UA is leading the i...
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Project REINU - YouTube | UANews

Nearly 60 representatives from 19 Mexican universities visit the Tucson Village Farm to learn more about how the UA implements its land-grant mission.
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BIO5 Connects Students With Companies | UANews

By Lisa Romero, BIO5 Institute BIO5 Institute’s annual networking event, designed to facilitate interaction of the next-generation workforce with industry experts for internships, full-time employment and career advice, drew close to 200 University of Arizona students to the Thomas W. Keating Bioresearch Building last week.
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Rural leadership program applications due March 1 | Eastern Arizona Courier

Rural leadership program applications due March 1 | Eastern Arizona Courier | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
CASA GRANDE — Project CENTRL, Arizona’s Center for Rural Leadership, is now accepting applications for Class 24. Rural leaders, farmers, ranchers and individuals with a strong interest in or working with businesses that serve agriculture or rural Arizona are encouraged to apply.
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LGBT teens who come out in high school have better self esteem, study says | redOrbit

LGBT teens who come out in high school have better self esteem, study says | redOrbit | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender adolescents who come out at school have higher self-esteem and lower levels of depression as young adults, compared to LGBT youth who don't disclose their sexual orientation or gender identity at school, according to a new study led by University of Arizona researcher Stephen Russell.

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LGBT Youth Who Come Out In School Have Better Self-Esteem, Finds Study | MTV

LGBT Youth Who Come Out In School Have Better Self-Esteem, Finds Study | MTV | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

While it’s easy to dismiss the at times naïve idea that “it gets better” for all LGBT youth as they grow up, a new study seems to show that yes, it actually does.



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Stepping Out Early Will Help Build Self-Esteem among the LGBT Community, Study | Empire State Tribune (NY)

Stepping Out Early Will Help Build Self-Esteem among the LGBT Community, Study | Empire State Tribune (NY) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Young adults who reveal their real sexual inclinations may face harassment in school but they come out more adjusted in life and self-assured than those who are ashamed to reveal their real identities. This is according to the latest study on this subject matter by the University of Arizona, published in the American Journal of Orthopsychiatry.

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