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Retailing and Consumer Sciences

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 »

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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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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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 »

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