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More Arizona Spotlight Stories from Aug 2010

Science for Tibetan Monks

From Karma to the Cosmos Tibetan Monks and Nuns learn about the physical world. Tibetan monks and nuns usually spend their whole lives learning about the inner world of the mind.

Aug 6, 2010

Writer Morgan Schuldt: a champion for the power of language

Tucson based writer, teacher, and publisher Morgan Schuldt shares how living with cystic fibrosis helps focus his poetry on both the light and the dark sides of the human condition.

Aug 6, 2010

1070 Appeal Filed

The state is continuing the fight on 1070, hoping that an Appeals Court will reinstate much of the law.

Jul 30, 2010

Pinal population center, San Tan Valley considers incorporation.

Pinal county wears the label of the second fastest growing county in the country. At 80,000 residents, San Tan Valley has the largest population center.

Jul 30, 2010

Teachers' Voices with Ann K. Boice and Fred Boice Jr.

Retired educator Ann Boice recollects about her days as a teacher at a ranch school in Arivaca, Arizona in the early 1950s.

Jul 30, 2010

Listen to the smooth solo acoustic music of Hans Hutchison

Hear how a trip to Costa Rica led Tucson native Hans Hutchison to find the right sound for his new album, _114_.

Jul 30, 2010

South Tucson

Learn about the history of South Tucson and how its citizens are facing today's challenges, in a story from Kimberly Craft.

Jul 23, 2010
Bisbee Minerals

"Treasures of the Queen" - Bisbee Mineral Exhibit

Mark McLemore visits the Flandrau Science Center to tour an exhibition of rare minerals and cultural artifacts from Bisbee's golden age of mining.

Jul 23, 2010
Border Patrol check

Caught in the Middle on the Border

Border communities are much more dependent on Mexico for their incomes than cities such as Tucson or Phoenix, so proposed boycotts and other actions due to SB 1070 are worring many residents there.

Jul 23, 2010

New Exhibit Looks At Both Sides Of The Geronimo Story

Arizona History Museum opens new, permanent Geronimo exhibit to explore the history and myths surrounding the legendary Apache warrior.

Jul 16, 2010
Teachers Voices: Katrina Mangin & Margaret Wilch

Teachers' Voices with Margaret Wilch and Katrina Mangin

Meet the originators of SANITY, a collaboration dedicated to getting students out of the classroom and into nature.

Jul 16, 2010
Judith Gans

Arizona's Immigration Blind Spots

Judith Gans of the Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy on the causes for illegal immigration, and the factors that U.S. immigration policy fails to recognize.

Jul 16, 2010
Child studying

Transformative Education

HB 2281 and concern for future of Raza Studies in TUSD lends urgency to week-long conference.

Jul 16, 2010
Lydia Millet

Author Lydia Millet

(from Arizona Spotlight - May 7th, 2010)

Jul 9, 2010

Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus Anniversary

The Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year. Mark McLemore speaks with their director, Dr. Julian Ackerley, and two members of the chorus about their upcoming tour to Japan and South Korea.

Jul 9, 2010

Chris Black's Chamberlab I - an unusual joining of musical styles

Mark McLemore tells us about a music project called Chamberlab and introduces us to its originator, Chris Black, along with some of the musicians who got involved.

Jul 9, 2010

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