Arts and Culture

Respite and reflection outdoors during the pandemic

Feb 11, 2022 Agua Caliente Park, described as 'desert oasis,' is rich in scenery and history.

From painting in prison to professional artist

Jan 6, 2022 Tucson resident makes a life-changing transformation with her talents.

"Big" Jim Griffith dies at 86

Dec 20, 2021 Legendary folklorist was part of the fabric of Tucson.

Asylum seeker artisans will have work on display at a Tucson event Sunday

Nov 19, 2021 The binational initiative Artisans Beyond Borders sells embroidery made by asylum seekers waiting at the U.S. border in Sonora, Mexico.

El Tour de Tucson Returns

Nov 18, 2021 The popular event is Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021 after the pandemic forced a cancellation last year.

Study focuses on competitiveness and the gender wage gap

Nov 10, 2021 University of Arizona-backed research finds women look for fairness in outcomes.

President picks scholars with Arizona ties to chair endowments for arts, humanities

Oct 7, 2021 A University of Arizona alum and ASU professor tapped to lead federal agencies promoting the arts and humanities.

Tucson Meet Yourself will be scaled back this year, but still in-person

Oct 5, 2021 Festival organizers encourage attendees to socially distance and wear masks.

Three Tucson museums open for free Saturday

Sep 17, 2021 They are taking part in Smithsonian Magazine's Free Museum Day.

Documentary exploring death and disappearances along South Texas border comes to Tucson

Sep 10, 2021 'Missing in Brooks County' follows families looking for loved ones who went missing trying to cross Texas' rugged borderland

New Apollo era film looks back on moon mission photoraphy

Jul 16, 2021 The documentary producer is reviewing thousands of rare spaceflight images.

Haaland announces investigation into Indigenous boarding schools

Jun 22, 2021 She said 'at no time in history' has such a probe reflected the true impact of the policy among Indigenous families.

Slow summer of adjustment expected for COVID-aware citizens

May 27, 2021 The Memorial Day weekend is the first test for many who are ditching their masks.

Body-positive initiative grows at UA

Apr 30, 2021 The program is responding to increasing issues of self-esteem during the pandemic.

Marketing to kids a big concern during pandemic

Apr 13, 2021 Research shows parents are becoming more worried about the impact of on-screen advertising.

Zoo survey ends Tuesday night

Apr 13, 2021 Residents are asked to evaluate 8 options.

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