September 17, 2022
University of Arizona starts a microcampus to serve Pasqua Yaqui Tribe
Author: Tom Maxedon
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The University of Arizona has established a microcampus serving the Pasqua Yaqui Tribe in southern Arizona.
In 2017, the university announced it wanted to launch 25 such campuses worldwide. So far, 13 global locations in which students can get a UA degree exist.
But the establishment of a campus on the Pasqua Yaqui reservation is groundbreaking.
Serina Preciado is education director for the tribe and said she hopes courses that address sovereign nation building will be off...