Downtown Campus News

Spring Break: Las Vegas

Published On:
Wednesday, February 24, 2010
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Las Vegas has seen more college students spend their spring breaks in Sin City the past few years.

Contest snaps shots of student, campus life

Published On:
Wednesday, February 24, 2010
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SAY CHEESE: Members of the ASU photo competition committee, (from left) Tanner Woodford, Tanya Amos, Natalie Goebig and Cindi Farmer review student submissions prior to the March 7th deadline. Students may submit their photos to compete for a $500 first place prize. (Photo by Michael Arellano)

Students can win money just by taking photos of friends and places at campus.

City of Phoenix plans to buy land near Downtown campus for $6.25M

Published On:
Wednesday, February 24, 2010
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PLANNED FOR EXPANSION: The former site of a Ramada Inn near the Downtown campus could be used to expand ASU’s classroom space or as the new location of the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law. (Photo by Molly Smith)

The city of Phoenix is expected to close a $6.25 million deal Friday to buy property near the Downtown campus that will be used partly to develop new ASU facilities, a city official said.

Downtown club connecting students with physical, mental health resources

Published On:
Wednesday, February 24, 2010
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NEW CLUB: Nursing majors sophomore Cassandra Isme (right) and freshman Bethany Levy talk about plans for this semester for DPCAware. (Photo by Molly Smith)

A new group on the Downtown campus plans to promote physical and mental health by training students to mentor and speak with peers about healthy living.

Thousands of ASU students not paying for light rail

Published On:
Tuesday, February 23, 2010
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A label inaccuracy on the U-Pass has thousands of ASU students riding the Phoenix Valley Metro light rail for free.