Community Outreach

Outreach Hosts Science Cafe about Environmental Sustainability

Datetime: 
October 26, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
News Date: 
September 26, 2016 :00am
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Host: 
Marti Lindsey, PhD
Speaker: 
Chester Phillips, ASUA Sustainability Coordinator, UA Compost Cats Project Director

What do current environmental issues mean to you?  Come to "What's Brewing in Enviornmental Health" to converse with environmental health researchers and scientists from The University of Arizona. Explore vital issues that affect human health and wellbeing. Visit information stations about current water issues and your health.  Learn from experts and discover ways to make a difference.

45 Potential Toxins Found in Household Dust

News Date: 
September 14, 2016 :00am

Chemicals come from everyday products such as furniture, carpeting, electronics and toys, researchers say.

Outreach Hosts Science Cafe about Zika

Datetime: 
September 7, 2016 - 6:09pm - 9:09pm
News Date: 
September 1, 2016 :00am
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Host: 
Marti Lindsey, PhD
Speaker: 
Kathleen Walker, PhD
Michael Riehle, PhD

What do current environmental issues mean to you?  Come to "What's Brewing in Enviornmental Health"

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Growing up on an Amish Farm Protects Children Against Asthma, UAHS Collaborative Research Shows

News Date: 
August 5, 2016 :00am

Dump Site is a Hazard

News Date: 
June 22, 2016 :00am

The Outreach Core hosts summer camps for high school and middle school students. Read one student's comments about wildcat dumping in Environmental Bootcamp student letter to the editor

SWEHSC Outreach Projects Recognized in Poster Competitions

News Date: 
April 15, 2016 :00am

Ben Richmond, Outreach Coordinator, and Saige Williams, Outreach Intern, are currently working in conjunction with Tucson Water and the City of Tucson on a risk communication project called "Water Talks." Together, they are striving to create effective communication models and outreach tools that will engage, educate, and inform the public about perceptions of risk and drinking water quality. To date, they have presented their research at two different water research conferences in Arizona:

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