University of ArizonaNorton School of Family and Consumer Sciences

Retailing and Consumer Sciences

AZ students can earn up to $4,000 college scholarship

San Miguel High School student Jose Gracia has studied hard for the past four years and he is ready for even more work. Read more »

NRF Foundation Awards $178,000 in Scholarships to Next Generation of Retail Leaders

Washington, December 3, 2012 – Christmas came early for 24 college students when they learned they were recipients of a $5,000 scholarship through the NRF Foundation’s Read more »

Santa is coming to town...early

Santa Claus is coming to town.

No, really.

At 9 a.m. Saturday at the Tucson Mall. Read more »

How To Collaborate In The New Retail Environment

Like so many other industries, the world of retail is and continues to change right before our very eyes. Read more »

Abra McAndrew

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Abra
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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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Family Economics & Financial Education
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fefe@cals.arizona.edu

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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statenm@email.arizona.edu

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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statenm@email.arizona.edu


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