Education

Once a victim, Cardinals running back Johnson supports anti-bullying campaign

PHOENIX— Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson is no stranger to the issue of childhood bullying.


From disconnection to opportunity: Zip Code Project aims to reconnect the ‘disconnected youth’ of Arizona

MARYVALE — Teen pregnancy, difficult living situations, immigration status and mental or physical disabilities are some of the reasons young people in the United States become ‘disconnected.'

Christopher Dickenson addresses community leaders

Arizona theater company hopes to combat lack of deaf actors in media

PHOENIX — This isn't the first time Hollywood has been scrutinized for its lack of diversity and inclusiveness on screen. A recent study shows nearly all fictional characters with disabilities are portrayed by able-bodied actors. Movies like “Wonderstruck,” where hearing actress Julianne Moore plays a deaf character, show how the deaf community is underrepresented in mainstream media. However, it is not due to a lack of available deaf actors.

Detour Company Theater

Title games return attention to AIA realignment process

PHOENIX — As football powerhouses Scottsdale Saguaro and Peoria Centennial prepare for Saturday’s state title games, debate about conference realignment continues.


Life after pro basketball? NBA G League Education Program offers some answers

PRESCOTT VALLEY -- For Anthony Bennett, a career beyond the basketball court is hard to imagine.


St. Luke’s Medical Center teaches Phoenix bystanders to ‘Stop the Bleed’

PHOENIX — When there's an emergency, the first rule is to call 911.

Tourniquet

Unhappy with ‘average’ performance, ASU fires football coach Graham

TEMPE -- “You always want to leave a place better than you found it, and I really feel like we’ve done that.”


Sumlin expected to be among candidates considered during ASU search

When Arizona State beat the University of Arizona in the Territorial Cup, it looked like coach Todd Graham had saved his job.


ASU rescinds Cronkite Award given to Charlie Rose in 2015

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication has rescinded the 2015 award of excellence given to news anchor Charlie Rose after the longtime anchor was accused of several instances of sexual misconduct.

Charlie Rose

As title game nears, Casteel football program provides comfort for principal battling cancer

QUEEN CREEK — Principal Sandy Lundberg represents the identity of the Casteel High School football program: Fight. Drive. Perseverance.


Health leaders to offer opioid education to student-athletes across Arizona

PHOENIX — Arizona health professionals have educated 4,000 students on the effects of opioid abuse and plan to expand the program to student-athletes statewide by January.

Indermuhle

ASU ‘evaluating’ whether Charlie Rose will keep 2015 Cronkite Award

PHOENIX — Arizona State University officials are “evaluating” the 2015 award presented to former CBS anchor Charlie Rose by the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism, after the Washington Post detailed allegations of sexual harassment made by eight women.

Charlie Rose