June 2021

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student studying
Fewer students are enrolling in colleges and universities this year — more than 600,000 fewer, in fact. It’s a drop that lines up with the pandemic, but, the question remains: Does it spell long-term trouble?
June 21, 2021
BBC look-ahead graphic
There is a new effort to bring peace to a North African country, and officials will be conducting an experiment to see if clubs can safely reopen in one of the world’s biggest clubbing destinations. For a look at some of the key global stories in the coming days, The Show spoke with the BBC’s Rich Preston.
June 21, 2021
Covid vaccine
Arizona health officials are trying to get as many residents vaccinated against COVID-19 as possible. And there are a number of reasons why people haven't gotten the shot yet. A new survey lists one reason many officials probably haven’t thought about: concern about missing work because of the potential side effects.
June 21, 2021
Arizona Capitol building
The clock is ticking on the current fiscal year. As of June 21, there are 10 days left until the calendar turns, and state lawmakers and the governor still have not approved a new budget.
June 21, 2021
solar panels
A recent project led by ASU’s Center for Science and the Imagination melds data, essays and fiction in presenting how cities and communities may be changed by a stronger move to renewables — including solar energy. And the project is captured in a book called "Cities of Light: A Collection of Solar Futures."
June 18, 2021
Murdered Sonoran Reporter
In their new book, "Surviving Mexico: Resistance and Resilience among Journalists in the Twenty-first Century," University of Arizona journalism professors Celeste González de Bustamante and Jeannine Relly document the challenges of being a journalist in Mexico.
June 18, 2021
Roy and Paul in studio
KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. The Show discussed the week in news with attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera; and Paul Bentz of HighGround.
June 18, 2021
Torey Lovullo
After a 10-3 rout at the hands of the San Francisco Giants Thursday, the Arizona Diamondbacks enter the record books with one of the most inauspicious records in Major League Baseball — the team has lost 23 road games in a row, the most consecutive road losses by a team since the '63 Mets.
June 18, 2021
Bob Mackie
Legendary designer Bob Mackie is being honored June 17 with a lifetime achievement award at the Sedona International Film Festival. The Show spoke with Mackie about his career, including how a performer and designer connect.
June 17, 2021
Danny Seiden
The Arizona Chamber of Commerce has been — and continues to be — one of the most influential public policy groups at the state Capitol and among elected officials. And though the state's economy appears strong, the electorate is also deeply divided on how to proceed on a number of fronts. It’s in this environment that Danny Seiden takes over as the new president and CEO.
June 17, 2021