A former doctoral student says in a federal lawsuit that she was harassed and forced to leave an Arizona State University criminal-justice program after a soured love affair with a married professor.
Tasha Kunzi filed the suit yesterday against the Arizona Board of Regents, Professor Travis Pratt a ... More >>
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what's yours?This Saturday, Bill Doelle is exploring the Tucson underground -- and he'd like some company. The archaeologist, president of Desert Archa ... More >>
The Latino population has risen significantly in the United States in the past decade, but not just because of immigration. Actually, a higher birth rate among Hispanic women is now the dominant factor in the rise, according to a new study.The driving force for this surge: Mexican-Amer ... More >>
I really wanted to drop some Randy Newman jams on KWSS this morning, but alas, time didn't permit. Newman will be in town this weekend, doing a two-night stand at the Biltmore. If you are only familiar with his soundtrack work -- or know him as simply as the butt of a Family Guy joke -- you're mi ... More >>
callandresponse.comThe U.S. Census Bureau released Arizona's detailed population totals Thursday, revealing a 46.3-percent increase in the Hispanic population over the past decade.
According to the Census Bureau press release (conveniently written in Spanish), nearly 600,000 more people id ... More >>
We have fretted for some time about the Neanderthals in control of the Arizona Legislature, a powerful political body that enacts laws by which we are supposed to live our lives.
Could it really be true, we have pondered deep into the night, that the likes of this bunch--the Russell (10 ... More >>
www.learnspanishcds.comThe Census Bureau has been crunching the numbers and found that the number of American households where people speak a language other than English is growing faster than ever.And, as expected, Arizona's among the states with the largest percentage of households that speak a ... More >>
www.paraorkut.comThe 2010 Census is set to bring thousands of much-needed jobs to the Valley. Vangent Inc., the company in charge of processing about 40 percent of the 2010 Census data, will be setting up shop in here and bringing about 3,000 jobs along with it.
By Head_First_Only on Flickr Creative Commons.Tickets, please...Did you know there is an International Museum Day?Well, you
could have at least assumed it. I mean, if there's something as idiotic
as National Star Wars Day, we had better redeem ourselves by honoring
our museums, right?
Mark your cale ... More >>
There's nothing like knowing something is worth an expensive pricetag -- as long as you've got little choice but to pay for it.
Days after a prominent Arizona Republic story about how lawmakers are scrambling to find funds for the cash-poor Arizona Department of Public Safety crime lab, the age ... More >>