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What makes a great downtown?

A few months back Livabilty ranked the best downtowns nationwide. Greenville came in third on the list, which created quite amount of local fanfare. People like it when downtown Greenville gets mentioned in these kinds of lists. 811 more words

1997 Rose Bowl

Ohio State rallied late to stun Jake Plummer and second-ranked Arizona State 20-17 in a thrilling 1997 Rose Bowl. The Sun Devils entered the game 11-0 and with a win would have probably won at least a share of the national title, which Florida captured a few nights later with a win over Florida State in the Sugar Bowl. 16 more words

College Football

Sun Devils fall in Cactus Bowl against West Virginia

After taking a 41-36 lead with 4:56 left in the Cactus Bowl, ASU football had the opportunity to attempt a two-point conversion and take a seven-point lead over West Virginia. 55 more words

Sports Writing

Thought the battle over affirmative action was over? Think again

In June, the Supreme Court ruled in a case called Fisher v. University of Texas — and rejected a challenge to UT’s race-conscious admissions program. But the battle between affirmative action supporters and opponents is far from over. 631 more words


Tracy Smith, Arizona State

Ten years ago it would have been impossible for me to think I could have an open line to the head baseball coach at Arizona State, let alone to chat for an hour and remember moments and stories of the past—Arizona State was the pinnacle college baseball. 2,514 more words

Arizona State

11 Warnings for studying abroad in San Jose, Costa Rica

By: Melissa King

July 11th, 2016

  1. If you are here anytime between May and November, you should know that it very heavily rains almost everyday…
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Melissa King

Climbing the Stairs

By: Melissa King

June 2nd, 2016

Your study abroad experience is going to be much
 like this winding staircase, when you begin you will be at the bottom with the weight of it all on top you, but slowly you’ll climb and with that you’ll build memories and overcome obstacles. 807 more words

Melissa King