Buckmaster Show 5/11/2015: Growing opportunities south of Tucson

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off featuring commentators John Munger and Jeff Rogers. Then guest host Dan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News & Sahuarita Sun, talks with Sahuarita Mayor Duane Blumberg about the growing economic opportunities south of Tucson, and his thoughts on the Pima County bond election.

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Buckmaster Show 5/8/2015: RTA begins 10th year of 20-year authorization

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is with Farhad Moghimi, executive director of the Pima Association of Governments and executive director of the Regional Transportation Authority. The Friday Roundtable features Jim Nintzel, senior writer for the Tucson Weekly, and Dan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun. Weekend Watch is hosted by Matt Russell, food and beverage columnist for Inside Tucson Business.

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Buckmaster Show 5/7/2015: Huge development proposed for Benson

Today on Buckmaster – The monthly Showdown featuring commentators Shaun McClusky and David Morales. Then we spotlight the highly regarded Aviation Technology Program at Pima Community College. We talk with the program’s manager Tom Hinman and student Scott Legrand. Also, Benson City Councilman Chris Moncada discussing a huge proposed Benson development.

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Buckmaster Show 5/6/2015:Is downtown Tucson’s renaissance a model for the nation?

Today on BuckmasterDr. Arthur C. Nelson, Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Planning and Real Estate Development in the UA College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture. Also, Comet Discoverer Dr. David Levy. Then, Fernando Prol, author, Sugar and Dirt: Memoirs of a Tortoise. Plus, Buckmaster Education Contributor Dr. Robert Hendricks.

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Buckmaster Show 5/5/2015: UA Museum of Art showcases the photography of Andy Warhol

Today on BuckmasterLou Medran of the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona previews this Saturday’s Letter Carriers’ Food Drive. Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman has the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Then, Barbara Brown, vice president of programs and community initiatives for the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona. Plus, Tucson Weekly arts writer Margaret Regan with the every other Tuesday Arts Report.

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Buckmaster Show 5/4/2015: Who is to blame for Baltimore unrest?

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off features Bruce Ash and Paul Eckerstrom. Then our monthly visit with the Buckmaster Show contributor on military and foreign affairs, General John A. Wickham, Jr., former United States Army Chief of Staff.

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Buckmaster Show 5/1/2015: Pima County residents may be facing big property tax hike

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is with Chuck Huckelberry, Pima County Administrator. The Friday Roundtable features Mari Herreras, editor of the Tucson Weekly, and Tim Steller, columnist of The Arizona Daily Star. Weekend Watch is hosted by Matt Russell, food and beverage columnist for Inside Tucson Business.

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Buckmaster Show 4/30/2015: Tucson Unified School District lays out five-year plan

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Dr. H.T. Sanchez, superintendent of the Tucson Unified School District. Also, a preview of the UA Presents’ 2015-2016 season with Itzik Becher, director of programming and development. Plus, the UA College of Science Superstars of Science interview series features Dr. Luke Pangle, Landscape Evolution Observatory (LEO), UA Biosphere 2.

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Buckmaster Show 4/29/2015: What Westerns say about American culture

Today on BuckmasterVictoria Maizes, M.D., executive director of the University of Arizona-based Center for Integrative Medicine. Also, a conversation with Penn State history professor Dr. Richard Aquila, author of The Sagebrush Trail: Western Movies and Twentieth Century America, published by The University of Arizona Press.

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Buckmaster Show 4/28/2015: Pima County air quality update

Today on Buckmaster – State Representative Bruce Wheeler (D-District 10) talks about his political plans which may include a run for Congress in CD 2. Also, the Tuesday Money Maker Report with Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman. Then an air quality update from Beth Gorman, senior program manager, Pima County Department of Environmental Quality. Plus, Dr. Albrecht Classen, Distinguished Professor, UA Department of German Studies.

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