Constance DeVereaux

KNAU and Arizona News
11:02 am
Fri May 3, 2013

Tom Hayden: 1960s Activist Icon

Tom Hayden has been called the grandfather of the 1960s American Peace Movement.

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KNAU and Arizona News
5:36 pm
Wed April 10, 2013

KNAU Remembers Paolo Soleri

One of Arizona’s most visionary citizens died on April 9 at his home outside of Phoenix. KNAU’s Constance DeVereaux interviewed him last year and recently spoke with one of his closest associates.

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KNAU and Arizona News
7:59 am
Thu March 28, 2013

An Interview With Jim Leach, Chairman Of The National Endowmenf For The Humanities

Jim Leach, Chairman of the National Endownment for the Humanities

The United States is the only country in the world that was founded on the idea of "the rights of man". That's according to Jim Leach, Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Leach will give a lecture tonight at Northern Arizona University. And he spoke with Arizona Public Radio's Constance DeVereaux about the power of the humanities.

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KNAU and Arizona News
6:07 pm
Mon February 11, 2013

AIDS Activist Visits NAU

Mary Fisher at KNAU with Constance DeVereaux

Over twenty years ago, Mary Fisher addressed the Republican National Convention about AIDS—not simply as an advocate against a growing epidemic, but as a wife, mother, staunch Republican, and AIDS sufferer.

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KNAU and Arizona News
12:06 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Nature Is The Focus For NAU's Artists In Residence

Northern Arizona University has two artists in residence this year: painter Bruce Aiken in the University's Honors Program. And installation artist Shawn Shabelund in the Department of Biological Sciences and the Master's Program in Sustainable Communities. Though their departments and mediums are different, there is a connective thread between the two...nature. Arizona Public Radio's Constance DeVereaux reports on the artists' work and how they'll spend their residencies.

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KNAU and Arizona News
8:02 am
Wed September 26, 2012

The Importance Of Studying The Holocaust: An Interview With NAU's Bjorn Krondorfer

The stamp found in a closet at NAU's Martin-Springer Institute. It is believed to be from the Concentration Camp of Gross Rosen.
Constance DeVereaux KNAU

The Martin-Springer Institute at Northern Arizona University was founded twelve years ago by Flagstaff resident and Holocaust survivor, Doris Martin. Her goal was to promote tolerance through education in hopes of preventing future atrocities. This year, the institute has a new executive director, Bjorn Krondorfer. He spoke with Arizona Public Radio's Constance DeVereaux about the importance of studying the Holocaust.

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KNAU and Arizona News
4:16 pm
Tue February 7, 2012

Paolo Soleri Retires at 92

Paolo Soleri, Architect and Founder of Arcosanti
Constance DeVereaux

 If you look over the landscape to the rising peaks in Northern Arizona, ideas of urban congestion and sprawl seem far away. Even as cities like Flagstaff, Sedona, Winslow continue to grow we feel lucky that the problems of traffic, pollution, and overcrowding are to the south and the west – but not here. We drive oversize cars, forget to recycle, heat and cool our homes as if the future will never come.

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