Five Things to do in December

December is here, and so is the end of the semester. Whether you’re just trying to keep your spirits up through finals week or plan on sticking around during break, here are a few things to check out in Tucson to make the most of this month.  Read more

An earful: 'Heaven's Gate"

The new podcast "Heaven's Gate," produced by Stitcher and Pineapple Street Media, began on Oct. 18 and endeavors to understand, or at least tell the story, of Heaven’s Gate, a religious cult that believes in an elevated plane of existence accessible through alien technology. Read more

Students gain leadership skills along U.S.-Mexico border

 The University of Arizona Department of Spanish and Portuguese has developed the Critical Service Learning Program, which gives students firsthand volunteer experience in complex issues surrounding immigration, the militarization of the U.S.-Mexico border and the criminalization of border communities.  Read more

Costume design sets the scene

Costume design wields a lot of power. The design team has an ability to dictate what the actor will wear and in some cases, what the actor will look like. Part of the job is taking a play or a musical and coming up with a new spin on a traditional piece, and may even require creating your own time period. Read more

Q&A: Comedian T.J. Miller set to bring laughs, absurdism to UA

Outspoken, absurd and hilarious star of HBO’s "Silicon Valley", "Meticulously Ridiculous" and "Deadpool", TJ Miller will be performing a one-night comedy event on Thursday, Nov. 30 at Centennial Hall. The Daily Wildcat spoke with Miller for a brief talk about the show, Tucson and why he loves UA so much more than ASU. Read more