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Frances McClelland Youth Vision Awardee, Daniel Trujillo, and longtime mentor and FSHD faculty, Russ Toomey, share a hug as Daniel accepts his award.
The Frances McClelland Institute celebrated Southern Arizona community leaders with the 2022 Vision Awards.
The project will address health and educational disparities in the Southwest border region by increasing interest in nutrition and health careers and creating a clear educational pathway for students in Yuma and Imperial counties.
A photo of the desert garden on the University of Arizona Mall in the foreground, and UA's Old Main in the distance
As the part of the Campus Arboretum’s 20th Anniversary celebrations, a florilegium exhibit aims to inspire visitors to pause, observe, and reflect on the plant kingdom they inhabit.
UArizona student cooks with a nutritionist looking on
The University of Arizona is working to empower Arizona communities through culinary medicine.
An unparalleled experiment underway at Biosphere 2 forced the “hottest tropical rainforest in the world” through a controlled drought and recovery experiment to paint a clearer picture of how global climate change will affect Earth’s ecosystems.
A new paper from researchers behind an unprecedented drought experiment at the University of Arizona's Biosphere 2 underscores the importance of molecular compounds often associated with fragrance in identifying when an ecosystem is in distress.
Guayule at Maricopa Agricultural Center
Guayule may pave path forward for drought-impacted Southwest