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
Trump Budget Eliminates NASA Space Grant, Education Programs Sara Hammond, AZPM May 24, 2017
Wulfenite Joins Other State Symbols As Official Mineral Sara Hammond, AZPM May 21, 2017
UA Trauma Team Looks at Danger of E-cigarette Burns Sara Hammond May 08, 2017
Human Minds, Hands Critical in Space Missions, Ex-Astronaut Says Sara Hammond, AZPM April 26, 2017
Fast And Bright Asteroid To Near Earth Sara Hammond April 17, 2017
UA Team Working To Improve Lifesaving Colonoscopy Sara Hammond April 17, 2017
Tucson Students Headed to International Robotics Competition Sara Hammond April 14, 2017
Winter Rains Diminish Desert Drought Sara Hammond April 11, 2017
'Smart' Agreements Leave More Water in Lake Mead, Regulators Say Sara Hammond April 10, 2017
Christian Climate Scientist: Human Values Are A Bridge In Climate Change Dialogue Sara Hammond April 10, 2017
Jupiter To Shine Its Brightest And Biggest Sara Hammond, AZPM April 07, 2017
UA-Led Mission Will Float Telescope On Balloon To Study Milky Way Sara Hammond March 28, 2017
Does The Explosive Bombardier Beetle Have The Most Interesting Genome? Sara Hammond March 27, 2017
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