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Heat the body, heal the mind: UA researchers treat depression with high temps

The ongoing study, led by UA psychiatry professor Charles Raison, is examining the effectiveness of a technique known as whole-body hyperthermia as a treatment for depression. Read more »

Meant to Be: UA Employees Share Their Love Stories

Netzin and Dieter, lecturers in the John & Doris Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences, share a common passion for understanding animal behavior. Read more »

Using the Web, Students Ask ‘Crowd’ to Help Pay for College

The inclination to be creative when something big is at stake, though, is deeply familiar—as is making a personal plea. Read more »

Compassion Meditation Founder Joins Norton School Faculty

Geshe Lobsang Tenzin Negi is joining the UA's John & Doris Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences, in the College of Agriculture and Life Read more »

UA Awarded JedCampus Seal for Mental Health, Suicide Prevention Programs

The UA's comprehensive suicide prevention efforts include in-person trainings that teach students and employees how to ask someone about suicide; media campaigns that include educational poster Read more »

The Importance of Everyday Interactions for Early Brain Development

Can you remember the last time you played peek-a-boo with a young child? You may think it is just a fun child's game, but actually it is helping brains of very young children develop. Read more »

Tomas Cabeza De Baca Dissertation Defense

Tomas Cabeza De Baca will be conducting a Valentine’s Day defense of his dissertation: Read more »

Professor Explains Survivor Guilt in CNN Documentary on Plane Crash Tragedies

When Galaxy Airlines Flight 203 with 71 passengers and crew crashed shortly after takeoff from Reno, Nevada, in 1985, there was only one survivor: George Lamson Jr. Read more »

Sociology Brownbag - Andrea Romero

The U of A School of Sociology brownbag speaker for Friday, January 24th, 2014: Andrea Romero from the UA Family Studies & Human Development and Mexican American Stu Read more »

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