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Photo by Pauletta Tohonnie

By September 30, 2014

Arizona State University’s Health and Wellness Center in Tempe is conducting an acupuncture study to see if the Eastern method of healing can curb student’s perception of their stress levels and improve resilience. see more

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TurboVote activates student voters

Graphic by Josh Eberhard.

By September 29, 2014

Through the College of Public Programs, students are developing a new initiative with the goal of registering more ASU students to vote and getting them to their assigned polling place through services offered by TurboVote. see more

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SPM BBL Acoustics + Interview from The State Press on Vimeo. If there’s one thing you should know about the Glendale group Black Bottom Lighters, it’s that a lot of musicians play in the band — seven by last count — something that easily accounts for their growing crossover appeal and distinct sound. On one song, they […]

Behind the Curtain: Inside the Boots with Kyle Taylor Parker

Photo by Daniel Santa Cruz

By September 26, 2014

ASU Gammage kicked off its blockbuster-filled 50th season last week with the opening of Kinky Boots. Kyle Taylor Parker, who stars as Lola in the musical, talks with State Press Magazine about what makes the show special to him. Reach the reporter at or @run_dsc.  

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"Instameetphoenix" creates instant connections

Photo Courtesy of  Jessica Jaskiewicz

By September 26, 2014

It’s a warm Wednesday night as people slip in to SoZo Coffeehouse. They keep their phone in hand as they head over to a group huddled at one end of the local coffee shop. Each person’s eyes light up with familiarity as they greet each other. They marvel over the hand-crafted chalkboard wall that uses […]

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How to: Make homemade toothpaste


By September 25, 2014

Learn how to make your own organic and natural toothpaste on a college budget. see more

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Searching for a sea change: A closer look

Photo Courtesy of Kyle Kinzler

By September 24, 2014

Kinzler is part of the team, funded by the National Science Foundation, that studies ice samples to understand how phytoplankton function beneath the frozen Arctic surface. see more

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