Color May 8 as Red Day. That’s when agents with Keller Williams Realty Sonoran Living (KWSL) will be helping to feed Tempe-community families by collecting food items for food boxes. The goal is to give 100 food boxes to the Kyrene Schools Community Foundation, a local school resource center.
Photographers with disabilities will get an opportunity to showcase their work in downtown Phoenix this year in the ninth annual art competition as part of the city’s efforts to promote disability awareness.
Advocates for Comprehensive Immigration Reform (English translation: amnesty) like to point out that immigrants in the past have flocked to America and made important contributions to our nation. That’s true, but the America of 1913 was different from 2013 in ways that greatly affect the probability that immigrants will become contributing citizens.
Everest College Phoenix announced that Maria Walters has been appointed as president of the Phoenix campus. Walters, a veteran of the United States Air Force, has extensive experience as a leader, educator and certified interpreter. In her new position, Walters has responsibility for overall leadership and management of academic, administrative and fiscal operations of the Phoenix campus.
The American Red Cross Grand Canyon Chapter will host Experience Red Cross, an inside look at the Grand Canyon Chapter in action from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29 at the Grand Canyon Chapter’s headquarters, 6135 N. Black Canyon Highway in Phoenix.
Erin Andrews-Sharer, a graduate of Desert Vista High School and a sophomore at The College of Wooster, received the Elias Compton Freshman Prize and the Lyman C. Knight, Sr., Prize in mathematics and physical education at Wooster’s 43rd Annual Recognition Banquet.
Everest University Online and Everest College Phoenix recently presented the Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department with a donation of $5,000 for its Phoenix Afterschool Program. The Phoenix Afterschool Program is an affordable after-school recreation and enrichment program in many locations throughout the city.
Students from the Everest College Phoenix campus recently donated their time and energy to assist St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance with packing food boxes for those in need throughout the state of Arizona.
High school seniors, as well as sophomores and juniors, are invited to attend Future ASU STEM Devil Night at Arizona Science Center, 600 E. Washington St. in Phoenix. Students and their families will have an opportunity to meet with representatives from admissions, financial aid, and a variety of schools that focus on STEM-based careers.
Twenty-two members of the female-only Ahwatukee CrossFit Gym journeyed to the Grand Canyon on Sept. 29 for a “single day” rim-to-rim Grand Canyon hike. The ladies enjoyed a relaxing day in Flagstaff and the North Rim on Friday before the Saturday rim-to-rim hike started at 6 a.m., with the last hiking team making it to the top of the South Rim by 6 p.m.
The Mountain Pointe football program enters the 2014 season with a new standard for success after winning its first state championship.Produced by David JolkovskiNarrative by Jason P. SkodaInterviews (in order of appearance):Head Coach Norris VaughanBruce HesterPaul LucasCollin LambdinGarvin AlstonMusic: 1:13am by Soap and Foam