The Medallion Scholarship program, the Alumni Association’s signature scholarship initiative, incorporates components of leadership, scholarship and service. Scholars receive four-year, renewable scholarships of $3,000 annually.
Spending the summer by the seashore watching baseball games sounds like an ideal vacation. But for five Cronkite students, it will involve a lot of hard work: preparing for hours each day to do play calling for the Cape Cod Baseball League.
The Arizona State University Police Department is pursuing the continuous improvement critical for the success of the organization and the school, said its top officer during a swearing-in ceremony in the Tempe campus police headquarters.
Seven of ASU's sports programs have been recognized by the NCAA as being one of the top-10 percentile of their sports nationally in the annual Academic Progress Rate, and second-best in the Pac-12 Conference.
As a group, Native American graduates overwhelmingly feel a need to give back to their tribes. That's what approximately 365 ASU students who identified themselves as American Indians vowed in a purpose statement as freshman and hope to deliver as they graduate.
Eleven Native American educators, already working in early-education classrooms in the Gila River Indian Community, received their bachelor's degrees after completing an innovative two-year program offered by Arizona State University.