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Local Opinion: The novel threat of COVID-19

Dr. Felicia Goodrum Sterling, 2018-2019 Fellow. This piece was first published on the Arizona Daily Star. "The novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 (known as SARS-CoV-2) is rapidly spreading across the globe. Hundreds of new cases are being…
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How Do We Know What We Know?

Dr. Felecia Goodrum Sterling, 2018-2019 Fellow. This piece was first published on Scientific American. "Worldwide scientific consensus warns of climate disaster and has made an urgent call for action. Yet, the Trump administration has doubled down on…
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Gratitude in the Time of COVID-19

Aileen Dingus, 2019-2020 Fellow. This piece was originally published on Thrive Global. "I’m going to voice a surprising opinion. I am grateful for COVID-19. Don’t get me wrong, I loathe the fact that it’s wreaked so…
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Science, book fairs will make for exciting weekend

Kathleen Bethel, 2018-2019 Fellow. This piece was first published in the Arizona Daily Star. "Science and festivals and books — oh my! March seems to be the month of several large events in Tucson."
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You’re Invited to my Blender Reveal Party!!!!

Catherine Bartlett, 2018-2019 Fellow. This piece was first publish in Medium. "Exciting news! 37 minutes ago I took an “What did I order on Amazon” test and learned I’m receiving a blender — and I couldn’t be more…
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School’s out for summer — keep kids learning at museums

Catherine Bartlett, 2018-2019 Fellow. This piece was first published in The Hill. "It’s summer vacation. The birds are migrating, the grad caps are tossing, and parents are wondering: what am I going to do with my…
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America has no time to wait for impeachment

Frances Lynch, 2018-2019 Fellow. This piece was first published in The Hill. "Congress and the American people are grappling with the question of impeachment. Even though every American lawyer studied constitutional law, which includes a long…
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One Small Step: A New National Project

Hilary Van Alsburg, 2018-2019 Fellow. This radio appearance was on Arizona Public Media / StoryCorps. AZPM is partnering with StoryCorps to bring together people who hold different political beliefs for a respectful, meaningful recorded conversation. The…
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Mi Mejor Amigo es una Jirafa

Dr. Heidi L. Pottinger, 2018-2019 Fellow. This children's book was published (in Spanish) in May 2019. Dylan tiene un mejor amigo llamado Druzy, una Jirafa quien solo el puede ver, quien lo acompaña en sus aventuras…
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Interdisciplinary Teams to Address Inequality With Innovation Farm Grants

Megan Carney, 2018-2019 Fellow. this piece was first published in UA@Work. "Three interdisciplinary teams led by UA faculty will undertake projects to address issues related to inequality – locally and on the other side of the…
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