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The goal of "Arizona Week is to take a top news story each Friday and explore it in-depth by interviewing newsmakers and others with expertise. Produced and hosted by Lorraine Rivera, the weekly public affairs program taps journalists from the Arizona Daily Star, Arizona Republic, Arizona Capitol Times and other news outlets to ask follow-up questions that our citizen viewers need to know. We focus on the topics of greatest importance to Arizonans, with the mission of bringing perspective, depth and understanding to our audience.
AZPM Presents Together We Heal, an Emmy-winning and thought-provoking program focusing on emotional healing, both individual and community-wide, over the year following the Giffords shooting.
Stay connected with the University of Arizona as Arizona Connection brings the University to you, covering a wide variety of subjects that let you discover the universe, trends in education or even little known historical facts. Weekly lectures, forums, conferences and panel discussions tackle an array of topics including science, education, health and politics to keep you current on scientific discoveries and issues of importance to daily life.
The Arizona Public Media documentary Barrios & Barriers: The Tucson Civil Rights Era, is a collection of personal experiences and triumphs about Tucson’s Civil Rights struggle during the mid-twentieth century.
The half-hour documentary tells stories of discrimination, segregation, racism, and in the end… of victories, drawn from the personal lives of some Tucson residents.
Host David Yetman takes viewers on another round of bold explorations when The Desert Speaks returns for a spectacular 19th season. Through intriguing storytelling and stunning photography, viewers find out about the people (past and present), plants, animals and archaeology of arid regions throughout the New World.
Watch The Gadsen Purchase Part 1 and find our more about season 19 at our Desert Speaks site.
Level One Trauma is a revealing, personal, and gripping look “behind the scenes” at the University of Arizona Medical Center’s Level One Trauma Center. This documentary takes the audience inside a trauma unit as first responders, doctors, nurses and other specialists struggle to save lives on a daily basis. It also focuses on very personal stories shared by patients and their families about their survival and care.
The new AZ Illustrated features different hosts and topics each night – offering insight and discussion relevant to Southern Arizona audiences. Tapping into the wealth of talent and experience of AZPM’s award-winning producers, reporters, and production team, and introducing new specialists from the community, the new AZ Illustrated will feature new voices, new stories and a new focus.
The AZPM original documentary Seeking Water From the Sun ventures into university laboratories and across the Navajo reservation to explore a way of life that revolves around water—and its scarcity.
The Arizona Public Media original documentary Arizona’s Dust Bowl: Lessons Lost, explores the effects of the 1930’s Dust Bowl, not only on Arizona’s economy, but also the area’s demographics and culture.
Secrets of the Divine
Equal parts historical art, mystery and scientific exploration, Secrets of the Divine: The Altarpiece of Ciudad Rodrigo delves into the exhibition "Fernando Gallego & His Workshop: The Altarpiece from Ciudad Rodrigo."
The altarpiece, or retablo, is considered by scholars to be some of the most beautiful and iconographical ambitious paintings of the 15th century.
Secrets of the Divine is produced by the Emmy Award-winning Arizona Public Media production team led by Sooyeon Lee Johnston and narrated by NPR’s Special Correspondent Susan Stamberg.
Take a journey with some Korean war veterans as they talk about their memories of the war and of the home front in the late 1940s and early 1950s as young men from all over the country were being shipped off to defend South Korea against the advancing Red Army.
This sequel to Ashes to Ice follows the historic mission led by UA’s Peter Smith. The Phoenix Mars Mission blasted off to the Red Planet in August 2007, and AZPM chronicled its meticulous preparation through blastoff in Phoenix Mars Mission: Ashes to Ice. The sequel follows the spacecraft’s journey, risky landing and UA-led scientific research on Mars.