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Math and Science Education in Southwest Arizona

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On Western Voice Radio, KAWC's Lou Gum outlines some history between math and music, KAWC's Maya Springhawk Robnett takes a tour of the Arizona Western College Math Center and a talks to a few AWC math-heads, and Dr. Christian Benker, professor of Geosciences at AWC, explains how math is the "language" of science...(originally aired 04/29/13)

In this segment of Western Voice Radio, KAWC's Kim Johnson reports from San Luis Middle School in San Luis, Arizona where young students are launching rockets with the help of math...(originally aired 04/29/13)

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Western Voice Radio Segment B 042913 - Rocket-launching at San Luis Middle School

Lou grew up in Tucson and has a long family history in the state of Arizona. He began his public radio career in 1988 at KNAU in Flagstaff as a classical music DJ and has been hooked on public radio since, transitioning to news after trying his hand at several other careers in publishing and commercial broadcasting. Lou has a degree in American Studies from Arizona State University and was KAWC's Morning Edition host for two and half years before becoming News and Operations Director.