Arizona lost 81-78 to Arizona State at Wells Fargo Arena on Saturday, Feb. 7.
For the sixth year in a row, the Confucius Institute held the annual Chinese New Year festival at Centennial Hall on January 31. The festival included performances from Sunrise Drive Elementary School, the Chandler Symphony Orchestra, the Tucson Girls Choir, the CIUA Martial Arts Masters, the AGA Dance Collective, Tucson Sino Dancers, and more.
Arizona authoritatively won 57-34 against Oregon State in McKale Center on January 30.
To commemorate the beginning of Super Bowl weekend, the cutest competitors stole the show at the opening day of the Arizona Humane Society's Puppy Bowl XI in Phoenix. The puppies, which will all be available for adoption after their performance in the Puppy Bowl on Sunday, prepared for the game on their practice field at the Puppy Bowl Cafe. The 25 pups got good face time with the coaches and potential future owners, but most of their focus was on being extremely adorable.
Arizona crushed the Oregon ducks 90-56 at McKale Center on Jan. 28.
Local members of Direct Action Everywhere gather in protest of animal cruelty and the consumption of meat outside of Whole Foods on Speedway Blvd. and Country Club Rd. on Saturday, January 24th.
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.