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Pathways to Teaching program partners with Sunnyside School District

The University of Arizona College of Education is creating a new teaching certificate called the Pathways to Teaching program. The program is a partnership with the Sunnyside school district to educate people connected to the district. Those people will become certified K-8 teachers working in the Sunnyside school district. Read more

Regents Recap Day 2: Free tuition for dedicated med students

The Arizona Board of Regents, the governing body for the state's three public universities, held a meeting on campus in the North Ballroom of the Student Union Memorial Center on Friday, Nov. 22. On the last day of their semiannual visits to campus, the regents discussed matters important to the university. President Dr. Robert C. Robbins gave a presentation for the majority of the meeting. Read more

Robbins discusses financial future of the UA

The Arizona Board of Regents heard from the University of Arizona’s President Dr. Robert C. Robbins about financial plans for the future of university at the Nov. 22 meeting in the Student Union Memorial Center. Robbins highlighted recent achievements from the university and announced the College of Medicine in Phoenix and Tucson is receiving $8 million in recurring funding. Read more

Q&A: Vanessa Buch discusses UA Innocence Project

The University of Arizona College of Law’s Wrongful Conviction Clinic was recently accepted as member of the Innocence Network and has changed its name to the UA Innocence Project. The Daily Wildcat spoke with Vanessa Buch, the director of the UA Innocence Project, about the work that the clinic has done and the acceptance into the Innocence Network. Read more

Camp Wellness, WDP sign new contract with Banner Health Plan

Just as important as our physical health and well-being is, mental health is usually a more sensitive subject and is therefore seldom brought up during conversations. Tackling this issue, the University of Arizona Camp Wellness and Workforce Development Program (WDP) signed a new contract with Banner University Family Care/AHCCCS Complete Care in June. Read more

Lacy Johnson discusses activism, womanhood at book reading

Activist and author Lacy M. Johnson read a chapter from her book, “The Reckonings,” and had a Q&A session on Tuesday evening at the Fred Fox School of Music. The event was hosted by the University of Arizona's Consortium for Gender-Based Violence and the Department of English. Read more