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Teachers' Voices with Fred Boice and Rick Myers pt 1

"Teachers' Voices" brings together Fred Boice, who is retiring from the Arizona Board of Regents, with his successor, Rick Myers. They discuss ways that our state can improve education and keep students engaged from kindergarten to college.

Looking Ahead to November Elections

The elections aren't until November, but Arizona political campaigns have officially kicked into high gear. Christopher Conover talks with Jim Nintzel, the senior writer at the "Tucson Weekly," about what voters can expect over this long, hot summer.

Medical Care for Female Veterans

The number of women in the U.S. military who are returning from Iraq and Afghanistan is steadily increasing, but many are unaware of the medical care that's available to them. Pam White reports on how Arizona is caring for its female veterans.

Mt. Lemmon Science Projects

A recent event on the summit of Mount Lemmon gave visitors a chance to find out more about the many scientific projects that go on there year round. Mark Andrews was there and brought back an Audio Postcard.

U.S. Representative addresses SB 1070, solar energy, health care and other topics.

Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords joins us on the weekly roundtable to discuss various issues that are important to residents of Southern Arizona.

Teachers' Voices with Lisa Lovallo and Barbara Matteson

"Teachers' Voices" brings Lisa Lovallo together with her former teacher Barbara Matteson to recollect about the ways that art and learning came together in the classroom at Fort Lowell Elementary.

Voices Community Stories Past and Present, Inc.

Fabian De Le Pena Montero discusses his computer skills and an error he thought doomed him to failure.

"Unforgettable: The Korean War"

In observance of Memorial Day, hear the memories of some of our state's Korean War veterans. Arizona Public Media's new documentary "Unforgettable: The Korean War" will air on PBS-HD Channel 6 next Monday, May 31st, at 9 pm..

Experimental Asphalt

Pam White tells us about a new kind of non-petroleum based asphalt that is being used to repair some of Tucson's many potholes.

Immigration and Elections

Now more than ever, the border is a hot potato for Arizona politicians to handle. Christopher Conover looks at several developments that arose this week from having a controversial issue precede an election season.

Teachers' Voices with Jennifer Burns and Wade McLean

This week's "Teachers' Voices" brings us a nostalgic conversation between a student and her former principal.

State Sales Tax Hike Reaction

This week's vote on Proposition 100 has determined the future of education funding in Arizona. Christopher Conover looks at where the state goes from here.

War on Drugs is a Big Failure!

So says Writer Charles Bowden who has been covering the border for more than 30 years

Outcome of Sales Tax Vote Could Send Arizona Lawmakers Back to Work

If Arizona voters next week turn down a ballot question for an increase in the states sales tax, lawmakers would need to return to work to iron out some things.

UA Budget Questions

UA President Dr. Robert Shelton says where the UA budget goes from here depends on the outcome of May 18th vote

Sales-Tax Hike for Arizona?

Proposition 100 Debate: The Pro and Con of the Sales Tax Hike Proposal

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