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Dr. Livingston talks going green for internships

UA Professor Dr. Margaret Livingston hosted an internship information session for students in the sustainably built environments (SBE) major. SBE students study ecology, design and architecture to create sustainable urban structures that work amicably in relation to the natural landscape.   Read more

Q&A: UA Faculty Highlight: 2018 TED Fellow Dr. Burçin Mutlu-Pakdil

Burçin Mutlu-Pakdil is a female Turkish astrophysicist that has a passion for science, specifically studying and researching galaxies. The Daily Wildcat talked to her one-on-one about being a TED Fellow, career accomplishments, society's stereotypes on women in science and her upcoming TED talk in Vancouver. Answers have been edited for clarity. Read more

Fire forces evacuation of Rec Center

Reports of a fire at the University of Arizona Recreation Center made its rounds on Twitter around 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. The official Tucson Fire Department Twitter account confirmed reports by tweeting a burnt-out over-hanging light at 3:11 p.m.   Read more

Climate change film “The Age of Consequences” screened at Gallagher Theater

The climate-change awareness movie “The Age of Consequences” was screened at the Gallagher Theater on Jan. 19. The free screening was brought to the University of Arizona by the Citizens’ Climate Lobby Tucson Chapter, the UA Students for Sustainability, the Associated Students of the University of Arizona, the Vets Center and the Office of Sustainability.   Read more

Provost Andrew Comrie steps down

Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Andrew Comrie has stepped down, effective immediately, according to a statement from University of Arizona President Dr. Robert Robbins. He will retain his position of tenured professor in the School of Geography and Development.  Read more