Google scientist teaches journalism students about deep research

Dan Russell, Google search anthropologist, discusses "deep search" and the tools available on Google that make researching simpler. (Jade Carter/DD)

Daniel Russell explained the ways journalists can use deep researching skills to solve problems and make their reporting more thorough. Read story

Nonprofit alumni roundtable gives ASU students advice for career success

Professionals from non-profits around the area come speak to students in the Certified Nonprofit Professional Credential about professional development and job hunting. (Sydnee Schwartz/DD)

Alumni from ASU’s Certified Nonprofit Professional program discussed professional skills like networking and interviewing with current ASU students. Read story

USGD accountability discussion sparked after senate violates bylaws, passes illegal vote

USGD discusses the ethical implications of legislative technicalities (Caleb Manning/DD)

Friday’s USGD meeting was taken over by a discussion on accountability after the senate violated bylaws to pass an illegal vote on resolutions. Read story

Students, community members discuss social marginalization at film screening

Students and members of the community gathered to view Two Spirits: Discovering Native American Gender Diversity in the San Carlos Room at the Student Center on Wednesday (Lerman Montoya/DD)

The film, “Two Spirits,” lead to a discussion about the ways that race, gender and sexuality impact lives. Read story

Cronkite School hosts Barlett and Steele Awards for Investigative Business Journalism

This year's winners of the Barlett and Steele awards discuss the impacts of investigative reporting. (Caleb Manning/DD)

The Barlett & Steele Awards for Investigative Journalism highlighted three stories that brought attention to different issues of abuse. Read story

Cronkite alumni, faculty and students share advice at annual Cronkite Day panels

Cronkite students and alumni discuss how journalism education impacts Arizona communities on Friday (Delia Johnson/DD)

Attendees were able to meet with representatives from student organizations as well as hear from faculty and alumni at Cronkite Day last Friday. Read story

Arizona student governments struggle to pinpoint issues for state Board of Regents

(Caleb Manning/DD)

Student government groups across the state have a chance to bring a student issue to state level, but selecting one could delay the opportunity until February. Read story

Fire code enforcement could make tabling difficult for ASU organizations

(Sierra LaDuke/DD)

Tables on Taylor Mall must be arranged to allow for lanes that can accommodate fire department vehicles in case of an emergency. Read story

Downtown Phoenix campus joins ASU Homecoming festivities by hosting dance


All four ASU campuses worked together to deliver a Homecoming week full of events. The Downtown Phoenix campus hosted the Golden Gala dance on Tuesday. Read story

USGD passes resolution encouraging student IDs for voter registration

USGD senators cast their votes for senate resolutions. (Caleb Manning/DD)

With the hope of increasing voter turnout among students, USGD unanimously passed a resolution to allow student IDs as voter registration identification. Read story