Tucson

Travel back in time with UA Libraries

The University of Arizona Special Collections Library is known for its access to unique materials that have given Tucson residents an opportunity to explore both the culture and history of the city.  “1968 in America”, curated by associate librarian Bob Diaz, is the newest exhibit in the Special Collections Library, which opened Sept. 4 and is available through Dec. 7.  Read more

Keep hanging in there, cats

Pima Animal Care Center has been selected by the Jackson Galaxy Project — a signature program of GreaterGood.org, a nonprofit organization — to run a program that teaches people how to take care of animals as foster parents and transitioning these four legged companions to adoption.   Read more

UA Author Profile: Maha Nassar tells story of forgotten intellectuals

Maha Nassar, a University of Arizona professor in the Department of Middle Eastern and North African Studies, will be presenting her book Brothers Apart: Palestinian Citizens of Israel and the Arab World and discussing the role of writing in Palestinian culture across the generations at this year’s Tucson Festival of Books  Read more

Q & A with Emmy nominated actress, Jenna Fischer

Jenna Fischer’s book, “The Actor’s Life, A Survival Guide,” talks about the fundamentals on how to make it in show business by providing the highs and lows in her career and guidance. The Daily Wildcat spoke with Fischer about the hardships and rejection she faced for years before making her big break, advice for aspiring actors and her overall journey to becoming an established actor.   Read more