December 2016

When Daniel Rodriguez was 7 years old, his mother brought him from Mexico to Arizona. They were fleeing violence in their hometown, and, it wasn’t until he was in high school that he found out that he was undocumented.
Dec. 9, 2016
Korina Iribe
The governing body of Arizona’s public university system voted Friday to send a letter to President-elect Donald Trump, urging him to help protect students who were brought to the country illegally as children, known as DREAMers.
Dec. 9, 2016
Women are moving up the ranks in Arizona’s farming operations. These days more women nationwide are identifying as a primary operator. That change is making an impact on how the industry does business.
Dec. 9, 2016
Tucson Punishers pose under the MG Walk banner
Ribbons and wristbands are common symbols associated with disease awareness, but it's tough to create a campaign that goes viral.
Dec. 8, 2016
Team Rubicon
After a massive earthquake struck Haiti in 2010, Jake Wood led a group of fellow veterans, as well as some doctors, into the country to do medical triage.
Dec. 8, 2016
home brew system
Listen to the sounds of Sam Paterson brewing beer in his own backyard.
Dec. 8, 2016
Tempe Town Lake
Anne Gill took over as president and CEO of the Tempe Chamber at the end of October.
Dec. 8, 2016
APS
As more of Arizona’s energy comes from the sun, utilities are trying new ways of capturing all that power.
Dec. 8, 2016
Steward Observatory
The University of Arizona’s world-leading work in astronomy and space sciences is the accumulation of a century of work. In fact, it was 100 years ago that the first money was donated for an observatory. It became known as Steward Observatory, named for the donor’s husband.
Dec. 8, 2016
U.S. Capitol building
The 2016 campaign revealed a populism ... an anger ... that surprised many observers, pundits and political scientists. And it’s led to some strange bedfellows, with traditional progressives and conservatives teaming up.
Dec. 8, 2016

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