Arts

Weekly Wildcat Playlist: Rock n' roll for the soul

Wildcats, we’re reaching a point in the semester where midterms are over and we’re starting to fade away. We’re getting tired of going to class, doing homework, and the usual spiel of college life. To liven up your souls, we’ve got a little chicken noodle soup in the form of good old rock n’ roll for that extra kick to make it through the rest of the semester. With memorable lyrics and catchy beats, these songs are essential for the soundtrack of your lives. Read more

Homecoming traditions keep the Wildcat spirit alive

 Homecoming is upon us, Wildcats. Melinda Burke, who is the vice president of University of Arizona Alumni Relations and president of the UA Alumni Association, offered some insight into the traditions of Homecoming and just what they mean to our university.  Read more

John Green’s new novel, “Turtles All the Way Down,” is his first book in the five years since his bestselling young adult novel “The Fault in Our Stars” hit bookshelves in 2012. Green has four other books besides these last two, most of them known for having tragic circumstances and teenage characters who are exceptionally witty, poetic, literary and romantic. “Turtles All the Way Down” continues this trend. Read more

UA alum opens beerhall in Barcelona, Spain

CoCoVail Beer Hall, owned by a University of Arizona alum in Barcelona, Spain, recently celebrated their one-year anniversary of opening. UA graduate Andrés Carrasco and his business partner Toni Garcia originally established the beer hall in August 2016. Carrasco and Garcia grew up together in Barcelona before both relocating to the United States for college. Read more