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UA student develops social media site

UA student develops social media site


For two years, Rohan Rao has been working on making the next big social media site. Rao, a management information systems senior set to graduate in May, has been developing his own beta app Channel Links, which is set to launch this week. Channel Links is currently a website, and it’s being programmed to become an app.

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News Bites: April 17

Redesign The UA’s official website got a facelift on Wednesday morning. The launch of the new arizona.edu coincides with the launch of a new advertising campaign for the UA.

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UA student develops social media site

For two years, Rohan Rao has been working on making the next big social media site. Rao, a management information systems senior set to graduate in May, has been developing his own beta app Channel Links, which is set to launch this week. Channel ... read more

Golf tourney to raise money for veterans

Students and supporters will be raising money for veterans on the back nine on Saturday. Campus veteran organizations will host a golf tournament for the fourth year in a row to raise funds for veteran programs and scholarships. The event, held by ... read more

Ride sharing services changing student transportation

Companies such as Uber and Lyft are changing the way students get around Tucson. Some UA students said they prefer the convenience of ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft to traditional cab services. “Being able to pull up an app on my phone ... read more

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Police Beat: April 21

Three amigos A UA student was diverted through the Dean of Students Office for smoking marijuana on the west side of Arizona Stadium on April 12. A University of Arizona Police Department officer went to the stadium at around 1:30 ... read more

Police Beat: April 17

Birthday present A man unaffiliated with the UA was cited for shoplifting from the UofA Bookstore on April 14. A loss prevention employee said he saw the man put three items down the front of his pants on video. read more

Police Beat: April 16

Research quarrel University of Arizona Police Department officers became involved in a conflict between a Ph.D. researcher and a postdoctoral researcher on April 8. read more