Arizona football head coach Rich Rodriguez is going into his fourth season in Tucson, and for once the Wildcats are returning a starting quarterback as well as a running back. Read More
In a well-renowned hippy haven like Tucson, chock-full of craft stores, vintage shopping and local artists, shopping local and keeping money in the community isn’t difficult. Start the school year right with some local art from all over the city. Read More
The Pima County Attorney’s Office decided against the prosecution of Tucson Police Department officer Joel Mann for violently shoving a UA student during the Elite Eight clash.
At age 12, I was in sixth grade, and meth was a huge deal. The year before, a friend of mine was taken into protective custody by Child Protective Services because his parents had a meth lab in their house. Fifth grade was wild. My teacher performed in a live-action pirate ship reenactment.
Long before I ever considered attending the UA, I held serious prejudices against the state it represents. Growing up in liberal Madison, Wis., I never knew much about the state of Arizona, but what I did know didn’t sit well.
Congratulations on being accepted into the UA. It’s a truly amazing place to learn with a diverse community and beautiful geography.
Hollywood and pop culture at large perpetuate what I’ve come to call the “college is better than high school myth,” which states that, err ... college is better than high school.