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Column: Embracing body positivity can lead to rejecting healthy choices

More than one-third of all American adults are obese, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Obesity is a leading cause of heart disease and diabetes, which are among the most significant causes of preventable death in the United ...

Column: Movies are nostalgic, TV shows are the future

TV shows are better than movies and it’s not even a close contest. In the past few years, TV shows have outpaced the average movie by generating more social buzz, developing enthralling storylines and narrowing the gap in big-name star power.

Column: Why do we all depend on curves?

I have depended on a healthy curve more than once after taking an exam. One leaves the test feeling defeated and puts all his or her faith into the hope that everyone else did just as poorly or worse.

Column: We need quality feminine products readily available on campus

Approximately one half of the UA student population has to deal with the so-called taboo topic of periods on a monthly basis. Many women are already self-conscious when this time of month rolls around and, to add insult to injury, the UA offers terrible ...

Column: We need more critical thinking in our classrooms

When students make the choice to attend college, they choose to further advance their knowledge and cultivate critical thinking skills. Many students, however, do not see such improvement until senior year or, at worst, ever.

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SPECIAL REPORT: It Happened Here. Twice.

Looking back on the 2002 UA College of Nursing and 2011 'Congress on Your Corner' shootings that garnered national attention, The Daily Wildcat takes a comprehensive look at mass and school shootings near and far.  read more

Editorial: Why you gotta be so Hartless?

If the regents and Presidents Michael Crow, Rita Cheng and Hart are truly concerned about the financial state of Arizona’s universities, they would have rejected these raises. The presidents’ decisions to accept them reflect fundamental failures ... read more

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Letter to the Editor: UA has failed its Tohono O'odham students

The UA sits on the ancestral land of the Tohono O’odham. This is a fact that can be found in Southwest history textbooks and in the oral histories of the Tohono O’odham nation. Yet, when it comes to the support, encouragement and, most importantly, ... read more