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Adrienne Capone (L) is an 8th grade student at Baboquivari Middle School, where Kevin Lopez (R) teaches language arts

Teachers' Voices with Adrienne Capone and Kevin Lopez

Meet a Baboquivari Middle School student who decided that since her school couldn't provide a poetry club, she'd start one herself

Sharon O'Brien (left), artistic director for Stories That Soar, and Mary Anderson (right), principal of Lineweaver Elementary School

Teachers' Voices with Sharon O'Brien and Mary Anderson

Find out the inspiration behind Stories That Soar, a Tucson non-profit that lets children use their imagination and share their stories with the world.

Hussein Magale, biochemistry sophomore, shares the story of how he fled Somalia during its civil war and has been translating for the organization Doctors Without Borders.

Somali Survivor Seeks to Give Back

His life transformed by Doctors Without Borders, a Somali student now strives to become a doctor himself

Tucson Author Larry Dane Brimmer talks about his book, "Black & White", which conducts a firsthand glimpse of a civil rights pioneer. Larry collected this data from interviews with Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth, whom was a elder statesman of the civil rights movement and a friend of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

For Young Readers: The Facts About Civil Rights Movement

Tucson author Larry Dane Brimner discusses his latest book, 'Black & White'

Martin Luther Kink, jr

AZ Illustrated: MLK Day, Monday, Jan. 16, 2012

MLK Day of Service grant for Tucson's Nonviolent Legacy Project

Second of four segments: Dr. Bever is one of four UA professors recognized by the Arizona Board of Regents this year as a distinguished professor, based on his work and accomplishments.

Distinguished Professor: Thomas G. Bever, Linguistics

UA Language and Cognition Lab bears his name, recogniing his work

Regents Professor Peter Beudert is one of four UA professors recognized by the Arizona Board of Regents this year as a distinguished professor, based on his work and accomplishments.

Distinguished Professor: Peter Beudert, Theatre Arts

Faculty member recognized for years of quality design, mentoring work

Deputy Director Belle Starr and Executive Director Bill McDorman both from the Native Seeds/SEARCH organization show us various seeds collected from tribes and tell us about their developments such as their Native Seed Library that will launch January 15th, 2012.

New Crop Growth with Ancient Seeds

Experts look to past for healthier, sustainable food future

Social Justice Coordinator from the Southern Arizona Girl Scouts, Lesley Rich tells us about a program that works with girl scouts whose parents are in prison. A similar program was filmed in Texas as a documentary called, "Troop 1500." This film will air in Tucson as part of AZPM's "Now Showing at Your Library" in December.

Girl Scouts Reach Out to Those Behind Bars

Hundred-year-old organization works with inmates and their families across the country

Robert Martino, Kitt Peak public outreach coordinator talks about Kitt Peak's Sun-day Event.

Taking in the Sun for Winter Solstice

Annual event is giving residents a chance to get closer to the sun

UA Hanson Film Institute's, Charissa Delmar (left), and Apache 8 Director, Sande Zeig (right), tell us about the Native Eyes Film Showcase that will be showing in various locations in Tucson from November 30th to December 4th.

Native Eyes Film Showcase Looks Within

Native Americans, other aboriginal populations highlighted at UA

Retail Manager, John McNulty and Curator of Latin American Art, Ann Seiferle-Valencia, both from the Tucson Museum of Art tell us about the importance of the holiday sale and the annual Nacimiento display.

Art for Sale or Observation

Tucson Musem of Art holds its annual Holiday Artisans' Market and Nacimiento opening.

The history of these organs followed the development of Tucson as well as the pipe organs being integrated into buildings designed to house them.

History Moment: Pipe Organs of Tucson

Musical instruments leave their mark in our community

This hobby from Japan has spread around the world, with some enthusiasts paying up to tens of thousands of dollars for some of the best fish.

Fancy Fish Show in Tucson Has Roots in Japan

Southern Arizona Koi Association is putting on its annual show

Tucson resident and author Carolyn Niethammer just completed a book about using desert plants in the kitchen. It's called "Cooking the Wild Southwest" and includes tips on incorporating multiple naturally growing species including prickly pears, mesquite and tepary beans.

The Natural, Outdoor and Free Supermarket

Tucsonan tells how to harvest desert plants for use in your kitchen

An interview with Jory Hancock, UA Fine Arts Dean and Director of the UA School of Dance, about the program's success.

Popular Program Draws Dancers from Afar

UA School of Dance considered among the best in the country

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