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COLUMN: Nightmare on 1 National Championship Drive in full effect

You’d have to go back to the year when the original "Nightmare on Elm Street" film was released to find the last time when Arizona men’s basketball lost five games in a row. That’s 35 years ago. After getting slashed by a different version of Freddy Krueger – the Washington State Cougars in this case – the Wildcats are in their own version of Nightmare on 1 National Championship Drive. Granted, it’s not quite as catchy, but we’re in the midst of Arizona’s horror story nonetheless. Read more

UA COVID-19 Test Tracker

Daily (9/17)
1,335 23 1.7%
Total (8/2)
22,564 434 1.9%
Includes tests since August 2, 2021
Data from
Updated September 18, 2021

Column: Is this an election or an existential crisis?

This year’s election has been filled with controversy, fighting, and Americans being split on whether they should even vote. Instead of stressing out over the whole thing or disowning your child and friends because they are supporting a particular candidate, just take it easy.  Read more

Column: A big fish in a huge pond

Students who have experienced much success in high school sometimes come to the realization that college is a much bigger pond than they expected. But being a relatively small fish isn’t so bad, because it gives us another chance to grow once more.  Read more