August 19, 2020

Local

$2.4 million grant awarded to Student Support Services Program at Yavapai College

Yavapai College has been awarded a U.S. Department of Education TRIO grant in the amount of $2,417,615.00. This five-year award will support the continuation of the Student Support Services Program at Yavapai College (SSS), supporting more than 300 students annually. SSS provides comprehensive academic support services to students who are first-generation and low-income in addition

Buz Blog

The Obligation to Vote

Every presidential election, we’re told, is the most important one in our generation or in decades or this century. The 2020 presidential election is, no doubt, the most historic and important since 1860 when Abraham Lincoln was elected. This election we are given a stark choice between individual freedom and progressive paternalism. We will decide

State

Arizona Celebrates 100 Years Of The 19th Amendment

Arizona is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote after more than 70 years of advocacy. Congress ratified the 19th Amendment on August 18, 1920. “Arizona is proud to recognize the anniversary of the 19th Amendment and 100 years of women’s right to vote

Politics

Hispanic Democrats identify Arizona as a battleground state in 2020 elections

Arizona was identified by Democrats Monday as one of six battleground states for this fall’s election, a status that state lawmakers said has been 10 years in the making. “We have about 10 years of Latino activism resistance that has been going on … and we have created this environment in Arizona,” that has primed

Local

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Camp Teaches Outdoor Skills for Adults

During the pandemic, we Arizonans are finding solace and physical health outdoors which encourages us to try new experiences. But how can you learn new skills if you’re too old for summer camp? Where does a girl learn to hunt and fish, shoot a bow or scale down a cliff? All this and more is

Education

Committed to Re-imagining School for our Exceptional Students

As a leader in serving students with autism and other special needs, Arizona Autism Charter School (AZACS) is committed to re-imagining school and reopening safe and strong in the 2020-21 school year! While our schools will ramp up the year with virtual learning for all students starting August 18, we plan to offer maximum choice