Hotel Congress and the city of Tucson relive the Hotel Congress Incident and the historic capture of Public Enemy No. 1, John Dillinger, at the 81st anniversary of Dillinger Days on January 24. The event featured three dramatized reenactments of the capture of John Dillinger put on by Hotshot Productions, an extensive vintage car show, authentic 1930's attire worn by both actors and attendees, local artisans and vendors selling unique items, carnival games, live musical groups like Desert Melodies and The Awkward Moments, magic shows with Magic Kenny Stewart, and a walking historic tour of downtown Tucson.
Members of the Dmitri Matheny jazz ensemble play a set entitled Jazz Noir at Hotel Congress as a part of the Tucson Jazz fest on Sunday, Jan. 18th. The festival runs from the 16th to the 28th and features music from local and out of town jazz acts at different venues throughout Tucson.
Arizona won 69-51 against Utah at McKale Center on January 17.
Maker House and Tucson Comic Con join forces to put on Comix It Up! at the Maker House on Saturday, Jan. 17. This monthly Mini-Con-Mixer event is an opportunity for local artists and vendors to display and sell their work to the Tucson community. People from all over Tucson of all ages cosplay, peruse art and comics, eat food prepared by the Maker House, and play vintage arcade games.
Arizona won 68-54 against Colorado at McKale Center on Jan. 15.
In the 15th installment of the Tucson Songwriter Showcase, an array of nine local folk, blues, and country musicians performed at Monterey Court on January 14. Performers included Whiskey Dog Kenny Williams, Denise Lane, Dal Hodges, Ron Pandy, Beth Fitchet Wood, Don Armstrong, Marilyn Ryan, Bob Nible, Vicky Smith, and Eric Hansen.
Students begin to return to campus on Monday, Jan. 12 and Tuesday, Jan 13 and prepare for the Spring 2015 semester.
Arizona won 73-49 against Arizona State at McKale Center on Jan. 4.
Arizona lost 38-30 against Boise State in the Vizio Fiesta Bowl Game in Glendale, Ariz. at University of Phoenix Stadium on Wednesday, Dec. 31.
Arizona won 60-55 in a tense game against UTEP at Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas on Dec. 19.
Arizona won 101-64 against Oakland on Tuesday, Dec. 16 at McKale Center.
Arizona won 80-53 against Michigan on Saturday, Dec. 13 at McKale Center.
Arizona won 66-63 in an overtime game against Gonzaga at McKale Center on Saturday, Dec. 6.
Arizona lost 51-13 in the Pac-12 Conference Championship at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calf on Friday.
In solidarity with recent movements around the country, traffic-halting protests against police brutality and the Eric Garner grand jury decision occurred on UA campus earlier in the day of Dec. 5 and began again later in the evening downtown at the Ronstadt Transit Center.
Arizona won 91-65 against Gardner-Webb at McKale Center on Tuesday, Dec. 2.
In the 2014 Territorial Cup game, Arizona won 42-35 against ASU at Arizona Stadium on Friday.
Tucson residents gather on Congress Street in front of the Ronstadt Transit Center in downtown Tucson on Tuesday in response to the grand jury's decision to not indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown on Aug. 9, 2014. The demonstration marched down 4th Avenue and University Boulevard to the UA campus, Speedway Boulevard, and returned to the Ronstadt Transit Center where the group blocked off the intersection of 6th Avenue and Congress Street with caution tape and interlocked hands, halting traffic.