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UA tops ASU in fundraising

Maybe Wildcats are more generous than Sun Devils, or maybe the University of Arizona is a money magnet because of its medical schools.

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Indian Affairs chairman: Education key for tribes

The new chairman of the U.S. Senate Indian Affairs Committee said Wednesday he plans to use the post to target wasteful spending, improve educational opportunities for Native Americans and promote job development on reservations.

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Education Notes: Apply now for Brain Academy

Tucson-area high school juniors with an interest in neuroscience are encouraged to apply for the fourth annual Brain Academy at St. Joseph’s Hospital. The free interactive learning event, put on by the Carondelet Neurological Institute, will be held May 2 and…

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Nina Scholars applicants sought

The Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust is seeking applicants for its scholarship program that each year brings the dream of a college education to candidates who face many life challenges.

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Eastside Tucson elementary school gets makeover

Cats in the Community Day takes on Annie W. Kellond Elementary School. The annual event that brings together UA employees, students and their families to give back to the community. Sheila McGinnis, director of outreach and community partnerships in the Office of…

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Report: Arizona Income Growth Sluggish Since 1979

Income for Arizonans expanded by just 17 percent between 1979 and just before the Great Recession hit late in 2008, according to a new report. That isn't an incredibly healthy growth rate for a span of almost 30 years, and…

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Casa Grande students take part in learning festival

Students from Saguaro Elementary School compete in a water relay race Friday at Mesquite Elementary School. About 800 fourth-graders from the Casa Grande Elementary School District participated in the water festival, which is part of Arizona Project WET (Water Education…

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Winter Chess Special features big upsets

“All you need to do is slow down and take your time,” said Scott Henderson of Chinle Junior High School.  Scott had just won the Biggest Upset award at the Winter Chess Special Chess tournament put on by Northern Arizona…

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Yuma High student chosen to attend leadership forum

While it’s often characteristic for boys to be interested in things such as robots and planes, Noah Butler said that ever since he could remember, he has always been interested in the programming, designing and building aspect of what it…

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