Sara Hammond has an extensive background in journalism as well as corporate communication. A graduate of the University of Arizona’s (UA) School of Journalism, Hammond interned at the Tucson Citizen and, after graduation, spent 10 years reporting for the Portland Press Herald in Maine.

After returning to Arizona, Hammond worked as a business reporter at the Arizona Daily Star, and later went to work in the corporate world. She has a varied background, having handled communications for an electric utility, an aerospace and defense electronics company, the UA Phoenix Mars Mission and, most recently, the UA Cancer Center.

Hammond has received reporting awards from the Arizona Press Club and Arizona Associated Press Managing Editors association.

Title Author Publication Date
UA Camera Catches Glimpse Of Earth, Moon From Mars Sara Hammond January 10, 2017
Oro Valley Teen's Filter That Removes Lead From Water Chosen For Science Competition Sara Hammond January 09, 2017
Fish Thriving In Santa Cruz River Near Tucson Sara Hammond January 06, 2017
Long-Nosed Bat May Come Off Endangered Species List Sara Hammond January 05, 2017
OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Mission Fires Engine In Space Sara Hammond December 29, 2016
Tucson Scientist Wants Public Help On Jupiter Photos Sara Hammond December 28, 2016
UA Astronomers Study Milky Way Via Balloon Over South Pole Sara Hammond December 27, 2016
Citizen Scientists Collect Rainfall Data Across Arizona Sara Hammond December 22, 2016
Tucson Hockey Player Credits Medical Staff, Advanced Technology For Lifesaving Care Sara Hammond December 21, 2016
UA OSIRIS-REx Mission To Look For 'Trojan' Asteroids Sara Hammond December 13, 2016
UA's Steward Observatory: A Century Of Astronomy Sara Hammond December 08, 2016
Survey: Arizona Mount Graham Red Squirrel Population Down In Past Year Sara Hammond December 01, 2016
Modern Hunter-Gatherers' Activity Reduces Cardiovascular Disease Risk Sara Hammond November 30, 2016
Tucson’s Planetary Science Institute Will Help Amateur Astronomers Chart Trio Of Comets Sara Hammond November 22, 2016
UA Space Camera Details Crash Site Of Europe's Martian Lander Sara Hammond October 28, 2016
Arizona Researchers: US HIV-AIDS Epidemic Started In New York City In Early 1970s Sara Hammond October 26, 2016
Jupiter Spacecraft Captures Image Of Towering Polar Storms Sara Hammond October 20, 2016
Video: A Brief History Of UA's Steward Observatory Sara Hammond October 18, 2016
Arizona Scientist Who Made Map For Apollo Moon Landings Dies Sara Hammond October 17, 2016
Pima College To Host STEM Innovation Showcase Sara Hammond October 12, 2016
UA's Steward Observatory Celebrates 100th Anniversary Sara Hammond October 10, 2016
University Of Arizona Partners With CDC To Track Mosquito-Borne Diseases With App Sara Hammond September 28, 2016
3 Weeks After Launch, OSIRIS-Rex Instruments Functioning As Expected Sara Hammond September 26, 2016
Monsoons Help Relieve Arizona Drought Conditions Sara Hammond September 20, 2016
UA Astronomer Sees Asteroid 2 Days Before It Whizzes by Earth Sara Hammond September 19, 2016