University of Arizona

Arts and Culture Conference to Be Held in March

Jan 14, 2014 by NAS |

The Center for American Culture and Ideas at the University of Arizona will hold its first conference March 2014 in Tucson, Arizona.

U Arizona Center for American Culture and Ideas to Hold First Arts and Culture Conference

Sep 18, 2013 by NAS |

The Center for American Culture and Ideas at the University of Arizona will offer its first conference, on “The Future of (High) Culture in America,” in March 2014. 

Ruminations at the end of the semester

May 04, 2012 by Daniel Asia |

I have recently returned from a trip abroad.  In receiving my peanuts, pretzels and drink during the flight, I also received two napkins.

Dollars for Diversity and Equity at U of Az

Feb 02, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |

Those agitating for social justice get a financial boost at the University of Arizona

Center for the Study of American Ideals and Culture

May 13, 2010 by Daniel Asia |

A project I have been imaging for a long time is now actually a reality. The Center for the Study of American Ideals and Culture has received its first funding, from the new Apgar Foundation. With this first seed money, we can…

Ward Connerly at the University of Arizona

Nov 19, 2009 by Daniel Asia |

Ward Connerly spoke at the University of Arizona just a few weeks ago. He was masterly. At five minutes before his talk was to begin there were only five people in the audience. At the start there were between seventy-five and…

U Arizona Celebrates Chicano Walk-Out Day with a Teach-In

Sep 16, 2009 by Ashley Thorne |

La Raza studies, teaching students that white America is the enemy, lives on in American public education.

Wal-Mart’s Eco-Index

Jul 21, 2009 by Ashley Thorne |

The retail giant teams up with the University of Arkansas and Arizona State University to find ways to measure products' social and environmental impact.

Hey Guys!

Mar 27, 2009 by Ashley Thorne |

The University of Arizona surveys: do professors and others on campus use "GLBT-inclusive language"?

“Gender Identity” Restrooms at U Arizona

Feb 24, 2009 by Catherine Pavlich |

It doesn't matter if you are a man or a woman; campus restrooms at UA are categorized by self-image and behavior.

Stop the Hate and Celebrate: The University of Arizona Purges

Nov 11, 2008 by Ashley Thorne, Peter Wood |

After a controversial comic was published in the student newspaper, the campus will "regroup."

Weighing the Evidence: New Studies on Racial Preferences at Three Universities

Oct 16, 2008 by Glenn Ricketts |

NAS affiliates helped the Center for Equal Opportunity document discrimination in law school admissions.