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
Planetary Science Institute Gets $5.5 Million NASA Grant Sara Hammond March 22, 2017
Gourmet Meal At Tucson Conference Sourced From Controlled Environments Sara Hammond March 15, 2017
Arizona Researchers Battle Toxic Fungus On Corn Sara Hammond March 10, 2017
'Rise Of The Rocket Girls' Chronicles Contribution Of NASA Women Sara Hammond March 09, 2017
NASA: 7 Exoplanets Orbiting Nearby Star Are Earth-Like Sara Hammond February 22, 2017
University Of Arizona Grad A Candidate For Canadian Astronaut Corps Sara Hammond February 22, 2017
Nutrition, Not Genetics, May Be Key Factor In Disease Sara Hammond February 21, 2017
Arizona Scientists On Edge Over Trump Environment Promises Sara Hammond February 17, 2017
OSIRIS-REx Captures Image Of Jupiter, Moons Sara Hammond February 14, 2017
Winter Rains, Snowfall Improve Arizona Water Picture Sara Hammond February 14, 2017
University Of Arizona To Host Summit On Science Diplomacy Sara Hammond February 07, 2017
Ice Volcanoes Could Hold Clues To Planet Habitability Sara Hammond February 03, 2017
Former University Of Arizona President Named Head Of Telescope Project Sara Hammond January 24, 2017
Arizona Expert Helping Create Rules For Space Junk Sara Hammond January 23, 2017
OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft 'Aces' Its First Deep-Space Maneuver Sara Hammond January 19, 2017
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