The Southwest Center seeks to define, illuminate, and present, through research, teaching, and publishing, the character of the Greater Southwest: the heartland of Arizona, New Mexico, Sonora, and Chihuahua, and its peripheries.
An Earth Island Institute Publication
Land is becoming dirt-poor, lacking the qualities needed to grow healthy food. Thankfully, there's a growing grassroots effort to restore our soils.
GARY PAUL NABHAN
Excerpted from Food from the Radical Center: Healing Our Land and... read more
The University of Arizona Alumni Association has named Southwest Center Research Social Scientist, David Yetman, 2018 Alumnus of the year for the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.
Since 2000 Yetman has hosted two television series that air on PBS: The Desert Speaks, followed by In the... read more