USGD survey requests student feedback for new around-campus golf cart transit option

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USGD may implement a new student transit service to replace the trolley system in the upcoming school year. Students can voice their opinions about their decision in a survey. Read story

USGD aims to increase student engagement in fight against budget cuts

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In response to a $53 million cut in state funding from Arizona State University, Undergraduate Student Government Downtown has organized protests and is making student engagement a main priority for the next academic year. Read story

ASU student uses talent for DJ-ing to spread message of self-love at One Love Festival

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Self love and positivity are just as important as the beats in ASU student and DJ Malcolm Brinkley’s music. Brinkley is regularly featured on Blaze Radio 1330 AM and helped organize the One Love Festival at Icehouse earlier in April. Read story

Social media manager uses 'modern PR' to make a difference in women's health

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Amy Villarreal, a Walter Cronkite School graduate, is passionate about her work with the women’s health company EmpowHER, where she uses social media sites to share information and connect with women. Read story

Anderson Cooper: Dialogue is key to improving race relations

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Journalist Anderson Cooper said at a discussion for ASU’s Center for the Study of Race and Democracy that race in America is still a pertinent issue, and creating dialogue among different people will get the nation closer to a better state. Read story

ASU hosts public service professionals to discuss solutions for tourism, water troubles

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Activism in tourism was the topic of the College of Public Service and Community Solutions’s latest TED-talk inspired speaker series, hosted in the Cronkite theater. Read story

University presidents, Board of Regents meet with students to discuss budget cuts, tuition increases

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Arizona State University is attempting to combat the effect of state budget cuts by increasing tuition and fees for a variety of students. Read story

Students travel to Mexico, Nicaragua for in-depth reporting experience

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Students in the Walter Cronkite School’s depth reporting class shared their experience reporting in Nicaragua and Mexico on a variety of issues at a Must See Mondays event. Read story

Fight for $15 movement marches downtown for higher wages, better treatment of workers

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The Phoenix protesters joined thousands of people across the country in the Fight for $15 movement to raise the minimum wage and improve conditions for workers. Read story

Experts: With border reporting comes danger and stories that need to be told

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Alfredo Corchado, Mexico bureau chief at the Dallas Morning News, and Angela Kocherga, border bureau chief at Gannett Company Inc., shared stories of danger and development regarding current situations in Mexico at the Walter Cronkite School Tuesday. Read story