Stories tagged: "Community"

Darrell Hill graduating from ASU. (Photo courtesy of Darrell Hill)
How a Partnership Between ASU and Uber Helped This 52-Year-Old Driver Finally Get His Degree

Darrell Hill started his college education journey decades ago at Utah State University on a football scholarship—and he finished it at ASU at 52 years old with plans to attend graduate school. 

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Tempe Police Investigating After Someone Burned Pride Flag Hanging at City Hall

"This act of aggression does not represent our community," said City Manager Andrew Ching.

25 LGBTQ+ People Who Changed The Course Of History
25 LGBTQ+ People Who Changed The Course Of History

Stacker compiled a list of just 25 of these LGBTQ+ historical figures, spanning a range of disciplines and periods, referencing articles, personal letters, and books.

The Arizona Republic building is seen on Monday, June 5, 2023, in Phoenix. The strike against the parent company Gannett involves hundreds of journalists at newspapers in eight states, including the Arizona Republic. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Arizona Republic Journalists Among Hundreds Striking to Demand Change at Newspaper Chain

Journalists at two dozen local newspapers across the US walked off the job Monday to demand an end to painful cost-cutting measures and a change of leadership at Gannett, the country's biggest newspaper chain.

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Meet the Winners of the First-Ever Copper Courier Poetry Contest

Readers of all ages and from all over Arizona submitted poems to our contest, and The Copper Courier team loved reading every single one of them!

Recipients of college scholarships from Education Forward Arizona and Freeport-McMoRan pose for a photo. (Photo courtesy of Duality Public Relations)
How Native American Students Can Get College Scholarships in Arizona

This scholarship provides the opportunity for Indigenous students in Arizona to receive funding for their education and connect with mentors along the way. 

Offbeat Adventures: Travel To The Coolest Hidden Wonders In Every U.S. State
Here’s a List of Hidden Wonders in Each State. Can You Guess Arizona’s?

Here you’ll find opportunities to explore offbeat history, admire geological formations, witness unexplained phenomena, and reveal long-kept secrets—no matter what state your travels take you to.