University of ArizonaNorton School of Family and Consumer Sciences

Retailing and Consumer Sciences

Abra McAndrew

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Abra McAndrew
Assistant Director, Student Leadership and Development
Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing
Retailing and Consumer Sciences
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-0802

Are Teens Skipping Important Money Milestones?

Given the economic upheaval of the past four years, it’s no wonder teens are cynical about the traditional financial services. Read more »

Untangling Team Dynamics

In a way, much of what we know today, in 2012, about virtual collaboration in diverse teams can be traced back to the common cold circa 1991, with the line bet Read more »

FEFE - Teaching financial literacy

Three Humboldt County educators recently participated in the “Family Economics and Financial Education Conference,” a nationally renowned teacher-training to educa Read more »

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Why High Schoolers And High Finance Are Worlds Apart

The University of Arizona’s Michael Staten, Director of the Take Charge America Institute for Financial Education and Research commissioned a national poll sampling 878 students from 18 high Read more »

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Dr. Michael Staten
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National Opinion Poll from the University of Arizona TCAI

Conducted by the Take Charge America Insitute, a new national opinion poll of nearly 900 high school students shows that more than two years after the country suffered the massive financial crisis Read more »

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Dr. Michael Staten
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Prepare To Thrive - A Fresh Approach to Managing Stress

Positive psychology offers a fresh approach to managing stress. Read more about the work of Norton School Assistant Research Professor, Dr. Joyce Serido.

UA Bids Farewell to President Eugene G. Sander

Eugene G. Sander is retiring from a 25-year career at the UA that culminated in serving as its president. Read more »

UA SIFE Team Wins Honors at SIFE Nationals

On May 22-24, faculty advisor Marcia Klipsch accompanied 18 SIFE students to Kansas City to compete in the National Exposition. Read more »

Teaching Your Kids Responsible Money Habits

It's one of life's little mysteries: how two kids raised by the same parents could develop distinct ideas about saving and spending. Read more »

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Dr. Soyeon Shim, Dr. Joyce Serido
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Tel: Main Office 520.621.1075 Norton School Student Services 520.621.1295
Mailing Address: 650 N. Park Ave Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078 (Map to McClelland Park)
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