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March 10: Percussion Music – It’s Not Just Drums

March 10: Percussion Music – It’s Not Just Drums

There’s more to percussion than just drums. Members of the UA Student Percussion Studio will feature a wide range of instruments during their 11:30 a.m. Tuesday (March 10) concert at the Arizona Senior Academy. In what is becoming a March tradition at the Senior Academy, Norman Weinberg, UA Professor of Music and director of Percussion Studies, will bring...

 

March 5: Did Asteroids Bring Life to Earth?

March 5: Did Asteroids Bring Life to Earth?

  How did life originate on Earth? Could life have been “seeded” on Earth by organic-rich asteroids colliding with our planet? Dante S. Lauretta,...

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March 11: How Science Can Help Your Garden Grow

March 11: How Science Can Help Your Garden Grow

Horticulturist Mary Welch-Keesey will conclude her two-part lecture Series, “Botany in the Garden” at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday (March 11). Her aim,...

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