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Samir Madden, a junior studying history and religious studies who is a quadruple amputee, will be featured on "NewsHour" on PBS at 7 p.m. Sept. 25.
The inspirational story of Samir Madden, a UA junior who is a congenital quadruple amputee, will be featured on "NewsHour," airing at 7 p.m. Sept. 25 on PBS 6.
A recently announced the implementation of its EA Access program; a service that will be exclusive to Microsoft’s Xbox One and will allow players access to EA’s “Vault” of video games. This service will cost $5 a month, $30 a year and will allow members unlimited access to a host of EA’s gaming catalogue, a 10% discount to other EA games and downloadable content, as well as the ability to start playing new games a week before they are released to the public. These are just the features that are being released with the Access service, EA intends to add even more benefits for subscribers in the future.
EA recently announced the implementation of its EA Access program; a service that will be exclusive to Microsoft’s Xbox One and will allow players access to EA’s “Vault” of video games. This service will cost $5.00 a month, $30.00 a year and will allow members unlimited access to a host of EA’s gaming catalogue, a 10% discount to other EA games and downloadable content, as well as the ability to start playing new games a week before they are released to the public. These are just the features that are being released with the Access service, EA intends to add even more benefits for subscribers in the future.
The Fox Tucson Theatre announces the starting lineup for the 2014 Fall Season. The Fox, downtown’s crown jewel, consistently seeks to present high quality entertainment that will appeal to Southern Arizona’s diverse community. Guests should visit www.FoxTucson.com to view the daily updated schedule of shows, speakers, and special events. Tickets for all events may be purchased online at www.FoxTucson.com, at the theatre box office or by calling 547-3040. Box Office Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 1 a.m. to 5 p.m. and weekends open two hours prior to each performance.
The comparisons between this newly released “Draft Day” film and the successful 1996 Tom Cruise football comedy-drama ‘Jerry Maguire’ is both compelling and natural. Both films take viewers behind-the-scenes to accurately portray life in the National Football League (NFL); “Jerry Maguire” from the cold-hearted sports agent perspective and now “Draft Day,” depicting NFL war rooms evaluating talent prior to selection time. In “Draft Day”, Kevin Costner plays Browns’ General Manager Sonny Weaver, who must make the most of his team’s draft selections to secure his job and attempt to bring NFL respectability back to Cleveland.
David Savitt, an associate professor in the University of Arizona Department of Mathematics, has been chosen to receive the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor the U.S. government bestows upon science and engineering professionals who are in the early stages of their independent research careers.
Whether or not you are interested in gaming, the name Electronic Arts (EA) will definitely ring a bell. The company has been responsible for creating, marketing, and publishing some of the most popular videogame franchises of all time. Madden, FIFA, Battlefield, Dragon Age, the list of successful titles under the EA banner is quite exhaustive and impressive.
Governor Jan Brewer today announced the appointment of Edward “Pat” Madden to the Arizona Game and Fish Commission. Mr. Madden has been appointed for a five-year term, effective January 21, 2013.
It was a number of years, and many blueprints ago when architect Kevin Howard was given the opportunity to design his first house, and it was then he had an epiphany that forever changed the direction of his career.
J.D. Fitzgerald/Special to The Explorer, Kelly Kevershan and Shaun Madden battle for the ball.
My old friend Sam Steiger, former Congressman and mayor of Prescott, noted a phenomenon he called "Steiger's Law" that stated institutions with a mission normally abandoned the mission and spent their time taking care of the institution.
It’s that second set of eyes and ears that will do you in.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Marana Police Officer Kevin Madden, reflected in the mirror, talks about the department's computer and camera additions to their patrol vehicles.
For two decades, Juliette Haggh has purchased video games for her children, then watched their intense participation.
I’m hazarding a guess here.
An educational seminar on ways to “maximize your marketing efforts” through the Metropolitan Tucson Convention & Visitors Bureau website is set for Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Doubletree Hotel Tucson at Reid Park.
The Explorer has offered space to Senate District 26 Republican candidates Pete Hershberger and Al Melvin.
Despite the post-touchdown religious rituals that sanctify end zones, little superstition hangs over The Explorer’s sports desk.
One solid helmet shot and Gina Smith’s chest protector was done for, split clean across the right pectoral. With a muffled “crack,” so went the introduction to women’s professional football for the Oro Valley “all-around jock” and mother of six.