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Arizona ranks fourth in nation for racial integration, study finds

KTAR | January 10, 2018

“I’m leery of jumping on the bandwagon to say, ‘Wow, look how much we’ve improved,’” said Dr. Neal Lester with Project Humanities at Arizona State University. “Because somehow the improvement doesn’t look at what we were improving from.

Thousands of refugees came to Arizona in 2016, but fewer arrived last year

AZ Family | January 09, 2018

“I don’t know how widespread the feeling is, but what’s happened is the refugees, instead of a group that has been victimized and want to be welcomed, we’re seeing them through the lens of national security and the microscopic chance that there’s terror,” said David Wells, a political scientist at Arizona State University.

Homeless advocates in Arizona want more money to address issue

KTAR | January 08, 2018

“Homelessness kills,” Dr. Michael Shafer with Arizona State University said at a forum in Phoenix on Monday.

Tempe is no. 1 U.S. growth city but Arizona lags among states

Phoenix Business Journal | January 08, 2018

Tempe — which is home to Arizona State University — replaces another college town, Madison, Wisconsin atop the U-Haul growth list.

Newsmaker Sunday on cryptocurrency

Fox 10 | January 07, 2018

Newsmaker Sunday is breaking down Bitcoin. What is it? Should you own it? Or is it a financial disaster waiting to happen? We'll answer those questions this week on Fox 10 Newsmaker Sunday. Our guest this week is Geoffrey Smith, a professor at ASU.

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