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Newly-formed UA Debate Series to participate in Regents' Cup

Organized through the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, the Debate Series strives to offer public discourse in a way that is understandable to the "common man" at the University of Arizona. It strives to further UA students' education in a unique way that is not available in the typical classroom setting. Read more

The SlutWalk returns to campus

The annual SlutWalk led by the University of Arizona’s FORCE program will take place on Nov. 13. It will begin on campus at the Women’s Plaza of Honor and end at the Rialto Theatre in Downtown Tucson. Read more

Tucson will not become sanctuary city after Prop 205 fails to pass

Tucson voters rejected Proposition 205, meaning Tucson will not become a sanctuary city.  The proposition, which was officially titled Tucson Families Free and Together Ordinance, stated, “It is the policy of the city that the city be a sanctuary and safe refuge for all persons, regardless of race, color, ethnicity, immigration status, ability to speak English, mode of dress, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, economic status, and familial or marital status.” Read more

Bonfire brings the heat for another Homecoming Weekend

The University of Arizona Homecoming Weekend started Friday, Nov. 1, with the annual bonfire lighting up the west side of Old Main. The event started off at Main Gate Square with Bear Down Friday, followed by a march to Old Main where they started the bonfire and the Homecoming king and queen were announced.  Read more

Bar brawls: The bars around campus with the most fights

Most University of Arizona students are aware of the vibrant bar scene near campus and most have probably seen or heard of a bar fight or two. According to 911 call and case records from the Tucson Police Department from 2017 and 2019, of thirty bars located near the University and the downtown area, most of the violent incidents listed in the records were fights and assaults.   Read more