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Student-run jewelry biz Outcharmed is on the rise on campus

Student-run jewelry biz Outcharmed is on the rise on campus | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In the age of social media, it’s easier than ever to start a new business and easily reach a vast amount of people.
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Bugging out at the 2016 Insect Festival

Bugging out at the 2016 Insect Festival | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The 2016 Arizona Insect Festival allowed patrons to meet, greet and even eat some of Arizona’s native insect species this past Sunday in the Student Union Memorial Center Grand Ballroom.
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UA contributes to potable water reuse pilot program, 2016 project of the year

UA contributes to potable water reuse pilot program, 2016 project of the year | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
WateReuse Arizona named the Potable Water Reuse pilot tested in Tucson as the 2016 Project of the Year award winner.
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You should be washing your coffee mug way more than you think

You should be washing your coffee mug way more than you think | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
We asked the experts how often you should be cleaning your reusable coffee mug.
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ENR2 Goes Platinum, Gains Highest LEED Certification | UANews

ENR2 Goes Platinum, Gains Highest LEED Certification | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The Environment and Natural Resources 2 building at the University of Arizona has achieved LEED platinum certification, the highest possible certification and one of the most distinguished sustainability designations in the country. In the process, ENR2 simultaneously became the largest project in the state of Arizona, by square footage, to earn the prestigious LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification under the U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC) LEED v2009 rating system.
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Bear Down, Oro Valley! UA announces OV campus | Tucson Local Media

Bear Down, Oro Valley! UA announces OV campus | Tucson Local Media | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
It’s hard to have missed the headlines and press releases, but some people still haven’t heard the big news: The University of Arizona has selected Oro Valley for its new doctor of veterinary medicine degree program. And while having a UA campus in Oro Valley is a huge deal, it’s merely the tip of the iceberg.
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Four Questions: Is a 'Short-Sale' Mentality Hurting Couponing? | UANews

Four Questions: Is a 'Short-Sale' Mentality Hurting Couponing? | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
While manufacturers have traditionally released coupons for the primary intention of coaxing new customers into trying products or brands, contemporary buyers more readily associate coupons specifically with cost savings.
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Retired UA professor pleads guilty to theft from college in plea deal | Arizona Daily Star

Retired UA professor pleads guilty to theft from college in plea deal | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
He and wife facing civil lawsuit from state.
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Longtime UA Professor Pleads Guilty To Defrauding School | KJZZ (Radio-Tempe)

Longtime UA Professor Pleads Guilty To Defrauding School | KJZZ (Radio-Tempe) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A long-serving University of Arizona professor has pleaded guilty to taking tens of thousands of dollars from the university.KVOA-TV reports that 80-year-old John Marchello on Aug. 11 pleaded guilty to felony theft and has agreed to pay $83,020 in restitution to the university.
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Former UA prof pleads guilty to theft | KGUN (TV-Channel 9, Tucson)

Former UA prof pleads guilty to theft | KGUN (TV-Channel 9, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A former university of Arizona professor accused of defrauding the school has pleaded guilty to a theft charge and will be sentenced Nov. 21.

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ROAP Pete Pedersen Award Nomination Deadline Approaching - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

ROAP Pete Pedersen Award Nomination Deadline Approaching - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The deadline to nominate a steward for the Racing Officials Accreditation Program (ROAP) 2016 Pete Pedersen Award, which is awarded to stewards who have served the sport of horse racing with distinction, is October 15, 2016. Named in honor of the longtime outstanding steward and noted journalist Pete Pedersen, the Pedersen Award will be presented …
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Ag Water App Assists Growers on Food Safety Issues

Ag Water App Assists Growers on Food Safety Issues | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Funded by the California-based Center for Produce Safety, Ag Water is the first app of its kind, designed by University of Arizona researchers and their
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Flagstaff Water Festival teaches conservation

Flagstaff Water Festival teaches conservation | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Imagine a day without water.
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Food safety always a concern for agriculture industry

Food safety always a concern for agriculture industry | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Isn’t it wonderful having night temperatures in the 70s and days under 100 degrees! We have been waiting for this weather since June and the “fall” weather has everyone energized
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Combating chronic illness

Combating chronic illness | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Cochise County’s free Healthy Living Workshops continue to help those in southeast Arizona who are living with or caring for someone with a chronic illness.
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You should be washing your coffee mug way more than you think

You should be washing your coffee mug way more than you think | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Next time you reach for the coffee mug on your desk, remember, it's a petri dish for filth. 
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10 Educational Programs Helping to Support the Growth of Indoor Agriculture | Seedstock

10 Educational Programs Helping to Support the Growth of Indoor Agriculture | Seedstock | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
several universities and experienced growers have begun offering an array of programs and short courses designed to get the growing class of controlled
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Training will teach early signs of autism

Training will teach early signs of autism | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
CASA GRANDE — The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension is hosting an autism training session entitled “Learn the Signs/Act Early” from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sept. 17 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church Community Center, 150 N. Drylake St.
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Fun blasting off this Labor Day weekend at Children's Museum Tucson

Fun blasting off this Labor Day weekend at Children's Museum Tucson | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Happy Friday from us at Fox 11 Daybreak! 
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Buckmaster Show 8/18/2016: Dr. Ann Weaver Hart talks about her future at UA | KVOI (Radio-Tucson)

Today on Buckmaster - A newsmaker interview with University of Arizona President Dr. Ann Weaver Hart. Then, Democratic District 2 Arizona House of Representatives Candidate Rosanna Gabaldon. Plus, Jaye Wells of the Rillito Park Foundation.
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Former UA Professor Pleads Guilty to Theft from Meat Store | Arizona Public Media

Former UA Professor Pleads Guilty to Theft from Meat Store | Arizona Public Media | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
John Marchello, who oversaw the student-run store, could face nearly 4 years in prison.
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U Of A Professor Pleads Guilty To Taking Tens Of Thousands From School | KJZZ (Radio-Tempe)

U Of A Professor Pleads Guilty To Taking Tens Of Thousands From School | KJZZ (Radio-Tempe) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A tenured University of Arizona professor has pleaded guilty to taking thousands of dollars from the university.
John Marchello pleaded guilty to felony theft and could face up to four years’ probation or prison time.
According to a statement from the university, the Pima County Attorney’s Office has initiated a civil forfeiture case against Marchello for the $223,000 they say he diverted from the school. The U of A has also filed a claim in that case in hopes of recovering the funds in addition to any criminal restitution.
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News from USDA ………

News from USDA ……… | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
  In case you missed it. With the average age of the American farmer exceeding 58 years, the necessity to usher a new generation into agriculture is also giving way to opportunity across the nation. Over the last eight years, USDA has engaged its resources to provide greater support to new farmers in a variety…
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Vet School accreditation denial 'the latest chapter in the 45-year process' | Arizona Daily Wildcat

The UA’s plans to open a veterinary school were stalled last month when the American Veterinary Medical Association Council for Education, which accredits veterinary schools, rejected the UA’s proposal.
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