Comeback Season: The Bolo Tie

This festival season, the bolo tie is getting a makeover. The bolo tie gained immense popularity throughout the southwest in the early 30s and became the official neckwear of Arizona in 1973. The accessory was made famous by Westerners and cowboys, specifically in Wickenburg, Ariz. According to Mary Ann Igna, curator at the Arizona Bolo…

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Fixing the ‘bugs’ at the U.A.’s insect museum

[KGVID width=”640″ height=”360″]http://demo.sbs.arizona.edu/arizonasonoranewsservice/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/UAIC-BUGS.mov[/KGVID] How do you keep track of more than two million bugs? “Very carefully,” said Dr. Wendy Moore, curator of the University of Arizona Insect Collection, which used a $468,000 grant from the National Science Foundation for a yearlong facelift. The museum reopened to the public at the start of the 2013 fall semester…

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