Bloomberg News reporter provides insight on the life of a White House correspondent


A Bloomberg News White House correspondent shared her experiences covering the president and her definition of a good journalist Monday. Read story

Bioscience students benefit their community and earth with a new learning garden


Bioscience High School students got their hands dirty for Green Apple Service Day by working on their community learning garden. The U.S. Green Building Council funded the garden and sponsors the service day. Read story

ASU introduces express shuttle linking Downtown and Tempe campuses


Students on ASU’s Downtown Phoenix campus are being offered another sustainable way to commute to the Tempe campus with ASU’s new express shuttle. Along with the rest of ASU’s fleet of intercampus shuttles, the new express shuttle is a free service and is equipped with Wi-Fi, so students and faculty can access the Internet on their commute. The 31-passenger shuttle runs from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday, making hourlong round trips between the Downtown and Tempe campuses. Read story

Cronkite School opens New Media Innovation Lab to public for business and tech advice


The Digital Solutions Lab was officially open to the public for the first day Friday, allowing community members to receive free help with entrepreneurial and technological concerns. Read story

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist gives students advice to look for inspiration


Bill Dedman speaks to the crowd at the Cronkite School’s recent Must See Monday event. The journalist and author presented students with tips to increase creativity in journalism skills such as thinking of different story ideas. (Sarah Kolesar/DD)

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Slide show: National Geographic biome exhibit debuts at Arizona Science Center


On the corner of Fifth and Washington streets, the Arizona Science Center welcomed customers for the debut of their new science exhibit, National Geographic Presents: Earth Explorers, on Sunday. Read story

Bioscience becomes first Arizona school to include sustainability officer in student council


Bioscience High School has partnered with the SustainPHX Literacy Project to add a position to its student council, helping to develop a relationship between the council and sustainability initiatives already on campus. Read story

ASU College of Public Programs 'In my life I will...' wall receives positive responses


An ASU alumna was inspired by the international “Before I Die” project, where walls are placed in communities, allowing people to fill in the phrase “Before I die I will…” Her wall aims to be positive, with the message “In my life I will…” instead. Read story

With new parking-meter rules, exceptions made for meters around ASU campus


Although Phoenix’s change in parking-meter hours and rates have stirred conversation among residents and visitors, the city has worked with ASU to accommodate students parking near the Downtown Phoenix Campus, giving those meters longer parking-hour limits. Read story

ReEngage Phoenix at Burton Barr reconnects high school dropouts to education system


The ReEngage Phoenix program at Burton Barr Central Library assists high school dropouts by giving them the chance to earn a GED or a high school diploma. Phoenix’s high rate of disconnection influenced ReEngage Phoenix’s creation. (Austin Miller/DD)

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