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Caitlin Harrington interviews Jeff Ell (left) and Ben Korn (right) about the Tucson Young Professionals, a non-profit organization which seeks to attract and retain young professionals in the Tucson area.

Tucson Young Professionals Growing Each Year

New events and free membership

Roberto Jaramillo was recently rewarded the Obama Scholarship.

UA Junior Wins One of 12 Obama Scholarships

Robert Jaramillo beats stereotype as he strives to be an elementary school teacher

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

Damion Clinco explains the history of the Marist College.

History Moment: Tucson's Marist College

A look at the 96-year-old landmark adobe downtown

How do we shape the next 20 years of school reform?

The National Commission on Education Equity and Excellence

Ally Napier a Senior and Kelly McGuckin  Junior from Eller College of Management

Education Afar: Business Students In Global Classroom

Eller College enrollees spend several weeks learning economics and more in India

President of the Tucson Historic Preservation Foundation, Demion Clinco tells us about Native Americans that farmed at the base of "A Mountain" thousands of years ago.

History Moment: Mission Garden

Tucson area which used to have year-round water has been inhabited for centuries.

We speak to Marge Pellegrino of the Hopi Foundation's Owl & Panther Project and Abby Hungwe, a volunteer with the group and a student at Pima Community College.

Arts Program Gives New Americans A Voice

Local organization is working with refugees on expressive arts

The Flores Family is being honored by the University of Arizona Hispanic Alumni Association for their decades of work and support to the Tucson community. They have owned El Charro restaurants in Tucson since 1922.

Owners of Local Eatery Recognized for University Support

UA Hispanic Alumni Cites Dedication to Education

We are joined by Kristen Nelson, of Casa Libre en la Solana, which was honored as Emerging Arts Organization this year.

Casa Libre en la Solana Wins Lumie

A non-academic organization honing writer's skills

An interview with Richard Shelton, UA Emeritus Professor and author who taught English for many years and has been volunteering in the prison system for more than three decades, working with multiple inmates.

The Prisoners' Poet

Former university professor has been volunteering in the state prison system for more than three decades

An interview with Eileen Warshaw, the executive director of the Jewish History Museum in Tucson.  She talks about a new exhibit that opens on August 14th. It's called "History and Nostalgia -- The Southern Arizona Jewish Experience 1850-1950."

A Taste of Tucson's Jewish History

Museum celebrates Southern Arizona's Jewish community

University of Arizona President Robert Shelton Resigns

The UA community ponders a future with new leadership.

We speak to Casey Chimneystar Condit about independent lens documentary "Two Spirits" which tells the story of a Navajo boy who was also a girl and the victim of a hate crime. CCC is the Youth and Family Programs Manager for Wingspan, which works on behalf of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender community in Southern Arizona.

Helping the GLBT Community Find Strength

Wingspan's Youth and Family Programs manager says violence and discrimination against the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community persist

Studio interview with Nancy Ledeboer, Library Director of the Pima County Public Library System

Libraries Offer Training, Seek Centenarians

In this follow-up to "Locals Unite for Literacy," Pima County Library Director Nancy Ledeboer addresses the library's summer offerings

Savannah Guthrie

Savannah Guthrie

The U of A welcomes home a prominent alumna to give the 2011 commencement speech. Hear how Savannah's successful career started, and about the big change in her future.

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