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2013-07-09 23:03:00

First global index recognizes ASU’s unique Entrepreneurship and Innovation Activities. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 ASU’s Venture Catalyst has been named one of the top university business incubators in the world, according to the University Business Incubator (UBI) Index for 2013. Based in Sweden, the UBI Index is the first-ever, comprehensive benchmark and assessment of the performance and best practices of University Business Incubators. Due in large part to its “New...

2013-06-06 23:24:35

Rio Salado College President Named to Board Representing 1,200 Two-Year Schools, 13 million students. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 Dr. Chris Bustamante, president of Rio Salado College, has been elected to the Board of Directors for the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), a national organization representing the nation´s almost 1,200 two-year colleges and their more than 13 million students. New board members were certified during AACC´s recent annual...

2013-05-22 23:02:15

Twenty student-led startups will receive a total of $200,000 in funding. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 Twenty student-led startup companies at Arizona State University will spend the next year participating in an intensive startup accelerator designed to help them execute their business models, deliver valuable products or services and create local jobs as part of ASU´s Edson Student Entrepreneur Initiative. Each year the Edson initiative offers approximately 20 student teams up...

2013-05-16 23:31:46

Steven R. Helfgot, Ed.D., President/CEO of the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation, has been honored by the Victoria Foundation as a “Champion of Education.” Dr. Helfgot is being recognized for his commitment to campaigning for resources in support of the advancement of education and the creation of educational opportunities for youth, and especially for minority youth. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Steven R. Helfgot, Ed.D., President/CEO of the Maricopa Community Colleges...

2013-05-02 23:03:02

ASU and Scottsdale Public Library system open first collaboration space as plans to expand the network are announced, adding at least five more spaces this year. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 The Alexandria Co-working Network will officially launch in Scottsdale, Arizona, today with the opening of its first collaboration space at the Scottsdale Civic Center Library. Earlier this year, ASU Venture Catalyst, the startup unit of Arizona State University, along with the Scottsdale Public...

2013-05-01 23:02:00

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is partnering with the Hearing Health Foundation (HHF) to encourage the public to pledge to have either their hearing or their loved ones´ tested, or both. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) May 01, 2013 May is Better Hearing and Speech Month and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is partnering with the Hearing Health Foundation (HHF) to encourage the public to pledge to have...

2013-04-25 23:20:42

Leaño currently serves on the board of the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara´s foundation. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2013 Sofia University (formerly the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology) announced today the addition of Sofia Fregoso Leaño to its Board of Trustees. Sofia University Trustee Rick Hesel and President Neal King met Sofia Fregoso Leaño during the semi-annual meeting of the International Association of University Presidents (IAUP), held in...


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'