The UA Black Student Union organized a protest Nov. 13 in solidarity with student activists from the University of Missouri and demanded a more inclusive, equal and safe university for minority students as a whole. In attendance were UA President Ann Weaver Hart, Dean Kendal Washington White and Associated Students of the University of Arizona President Manny Felix.
The University of Arizona's 101st Homecoming parade takes place on the morning of Saturday, Oct. 24th, 2015.
The 2015-2016 men's basketball team Red and Blue scrimmage takes place at McKale Center on Saturday, Oct. 17. The Red team beat out the Blue team 49-41 and center Mark Tollefsen won the annual dunk contest.
Arizona football dismantled the Oregon State Beavers on Saturday afternoon at Arizona Stadium by a whopping score of 44-7. Will Parks and the Wildcats showed what giving up 111 points in two games can do to you. The rushing attack was on point, combining for all five of the Wildcats' touchdowns. Orlando Bradford highlighted the running back crew with three rushing touchdowns. Quarterback Anu Solomon returned after sustaining a concussion.
2016 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders held a rally at the Reid Park DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center on Friday, Oct. 9. According to Michael Briggs, a Sanders campaign official, 13,000 people attended the event.
The "Stand Up Against Hate" rally, organized by Sumayyah Dawud, with the "Anti-Colonial Anarchist Bloc" acting in solidarity, was originally intended as a counter-protest to the cancelled anti-Islam "Let Freedom Ring Freedom of Speech Rally" led by Dean Remington. Despite the cancellation of the original free speech event, the two responding groups continued with a more generalized message against hate. Both groups assembled at 4 p.m. on the southwest corner of the intersection of North Euclid Avenue and East Speedway Boulevard and later marched together to the Ronstadt Transit Center in downtown Tucson after confirming no one was protesting outside the Islamic Center of Tucson.
Poet-in-Residence at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum Eric Magrane reads poetry with Miss Marple, a ringtail cat, at Antigone Books on Friday, May 1.