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President of the University of Arizona Foundation, James H. Moore Jr., discusses their new campaign to raise at least one billion dollars in the coming years.

UA Foundation Sets Fundraising Goal Friday

Campaign will raise at least $1 billion for university endowment; "quiet" efforts have already been underway on the campaign for about 3.5 years.

UA Houses a Mysterious Jewish Biblical Document

Restoring the historical 200-year-old, 100-foot Torah scroll requires a knowledge of kosher laws, UA Judaic studies scholars say.

Heidi Hopkins, Ph.D., University of New Mexico Museum of Southwestern Biology, discusses her recent discovery of 39 new species of cockroach that live in the southwest U.S. and Mexico.

New Cockroach Species Found in SW

Several years ago Heidi Hopkins began studying taxonomy of roach family known as Corydiidae.

Weekly Business Report: Tucson Wants Tesla

Battery factory would bring 6,500 jobs to region; UA seeks vet school funding; Tucson's dark skies getting lighter.

Various club from across campus gather to recruit new members.

Board of Regents Approves UA Tuition Increase

Higher tuitions also OK'd for ASU, NAU, including 4-year stabilized rates for freshmen entering in the fall.

Actors from the upcoming U of A performance, The Magic Flute, act out a scene from the play.

UA Opera Presents a Less Serious Mozart Classic

The Magic Flute was written by the classical composer and one of his friends to 'entertain people.'

The Tucson Police Department has a unit to investigate internet crimes against children.

TPD Looks Into Abuse Allegations Amid Weekend Confrontations

Review was launched in part due to video of Tucson police officer allegedly shoving a young woman to the ground Saturday night.

ASU Center Aims for Modern Governance Models

New Policy Informatics center plans to study how governments can adapt using technology.

Young girl riding a bicycle

Children’s Bike Club Promises Health, Community Benefits

Tucson Boys & Girls Club’s new bike club brings children outdoors; researchers say outdoor play boosts physical, mental health.

We talk to Dustin Huynh and Sabrina Ball, members of the UA American Society of Mechanical Engineers, to discuss human power vehicles.

UA Students Participating in Human Powered Vehicle Contest

Engineering students will compete against other universities at the Human Powered Vehicle Challenge.

Steve Rains and Kate Kenski discuss their recent study on discourse and civility in online comments with a grant from the National Institute for Civil Discourse.

Study: More Than 20% of AZ Daily Star Comments Uncivil

Name-calling, personal attacks noted during three-week academic study of 300 news articles.

We speak with student entrepreneurs Alex von Duuren and Shauna Williams from the University of Arizona McGuire Entrepreneurship Program.

UA Student Entrepreneurs Show Off Inventions

Graduates, undergraduates in the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship spend an academic year conceiving and creating them; now testing public interest.

Suspended Surgeon Files a $18.96M Claim Against UA

Dr. Gruessner was put on administrative leave with pay last Sept. for allegedly altering transplant records; he denies accusations.

ABOR Hears Public Input for University Tuition Proposals

UA President Ann Weaver Hart asked ABOR to approve a tuition increase of 2 percent for in-state students, and raise out-of-state tuition by 5 percent; final decision April 3.

First Compassion Training in Southwest, Links to Health Found

Cognitively-based compassion training is a secular technique that draws from lojong, a mind training practice in Indo-Tibetan Buddhism.

Center Responds to Possible Worsening of Global Warming

A U.N. weather agency says there may be irreversible damage to the planet; a new Tucson center drafting plans for how people could survive.

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