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Five restaurants highlighted in Sonoran Restaurant Week close to UA

The third annual Sonoran Restaurant Week began Sept. 10 and continues through Sept. 19, sponsored by Visit Tucson and produced by Storyteller PR and Events. The restaurants have created special menus with multiple courses set at a fixed price of $25 or $35. Five of the closest restaurants to the University of Arizona campus are opening their doors for a new food experience for many to enjoy.  Read more

UA COVID-19 Test Tracker

Daily (9/16)
1,145 25 2.2%
Total (8/2)
19,921 377 1.9%
Includes tests since August 2, 2021
Data from
Updated September 16, 2021

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

Howdy-Do! The Rodeo is Back

 The end of February is near and along with that comes the Tucson Rodeo. The Tucson Rodeo Parade begins the morning of Thursday, Feb 22, and from there six days full of rodeo.   Read more