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Field Notes: Night Hikes

In the latest installment of the Field Notes series, we head out at dusk and walk under the stars.

Mount Lemmon Ski Valley

Mt. Lemmon Ski Valley in Tucson, is the southernmost ski resort in the country.

Be Lezo Like - Remembering the life and legacy of former UA hurdler Lezo Urreiztieta

Since 2014, friends and family gather for an annual camping trip to remember their son, brother, cousin, and teammate.

Brigid Hanley

Overcoming challenges to become one of the strongest long-distance runners on the UA Cross Country team.

LOL! Laughter Yoga

Popularized by physician Madan Kataria and practiced in over 53 countries, Tucson Tuesday Laughter Yoga has been meeting weekly to practice laughter yoga together since 2010.

Sirena Linton, Gymnast

Named beam queen by University of Arizona Gymnastics, Sirena Linton recalls leaving her mark at the 2022 NCAA National Championships.

Apple Annie’s Corn Maze

Is it really fall if you don’t get lost in a corn maze?

Quad Guy

There’s more to him than meets the eye. He’s the legendary “Quad Guy!”

Cardio Party-O!

A highly energetic choreographed dance class that's less about getting all the moves right but more about creating a safe place to express yourself and have fun.

Ironwood Historical Swordsmanship

The Ironwood Historical Swordsmanship Club is reviving the art of medieval European fencing.


The Homestretch Foundation seeks to close the gender pay gap for women endurance athletes and provide them with training, mentorship, and a community in which they can excel.

Pandemics Pets: Goat Yoga

Emily Haddon and her Nigerian dwarf goats help people deal with the stresses of life.

Cutting Away

We spent the day with Skydive Arizona to learn about the mental health benefits of skydiving in combating the most visceral of fears, falling.

Coach Adia Barnes on Motherhood

The University of Arizona Women’s Basketball coach on balancing family, being a role model for her players, and normalizing what it means to be a mom.

Finding Fitness During COVID

How a local gym owner has learned to cope with the pandemic through calm communication and a real passion for fitness. (07:48)

The Highland Games

A look back at the 2019 Highland Games, the festival will return in November 2021. (06:28)

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