What you should know after the ASUA primary elections

The primary elections for the Associated Students of the University of Arizona concluded Feb. 19. The elections saw three candidates for student body president, two for executive vice president, one for administrative vice president, six for senator-at-large, and senators running for 11out of the 13 colleges. There are 16 positions for senator, meaning that there will be three elected senators for senator-at-large out of the six running.  Read more

Upcoming talk to address the meanings of dreams

Two dream specialists will hold the first “Dream On” talk with the University of Arizona Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine on Wednesday, April 24, from 5:30-7 p.m. in the Copper Room of the Student Union Memorial Center. Read more

ICE drops off 120 refugees at Tucson bus station

On Sunday, April 14, 120 asylum-seeking refugees were dropped off by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement  at the Tucson Bus Station between 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. The United Methodist Church was able to arrive and take the first 30 migrants to the Campus Christian Center and the United Methodist Church on Park Avenue and transported the rest later.  Read more

One pill a day may keep the HIV away

Students at risk of being exposed to HIV can turn to the University of Arizona Campus Health Service for a drug that helps protect against getting the virus.  The brand name is Truvada, and in 2012, it became the first drug approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to reduce the risk of being infected by HIV, according to the FDA’s website. Read more

Events being held before and during finals week to help students with stress

  Finals week can be a time of anxiety and panic for students, which is why the Finals Survival Week committee was created at the University of Arizona to help students relieve at least some stress amidst their finals.  Finals Survival Week will be hosting events from April 22 to May 10. The events differ widely in location and in content. So, if you are looking for a way to get your mind off studyingt, FSW will have something for you. Read more