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2nd annual “Doing Business” report ranks North American cities by ease of doing business

The Center for the Study of Economic Liberty at ASU has released the second edition of its signature Doing Business North America report, which provides objective measures of business regulations across 130 cities in 92 states, provinces and...
5-Oct-2020 4:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Arizona State University researchers awarded $4.7M by NIH to expand COVID-19 testing in underserved Arizona communities

In Arizona, as in other parts of the country, data shows that COVID-19 has disproportionately affected the American Indian, African American and Latinx communities, as well as other vulnerable populations. A $4.7 million grant from the National...
1-Oct-2020 1:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

ASU Researchers Receive $6m State Contract to Develop Rapid, 20-Minute Covid-19 Saliva Test

As the world manages through the coronavirus pandemic, Arizona State University continues its work to discover and develop easier and more widespread COVID-19 testing to assist in managing the virus.
25-Sep-2020 12:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Cellular processes and social behaviors and… zombies?

The Zombie Apocalypse Medicine Meeting will happen online October 15-18, 2020. The meeting spans the sciences, the arts and the scary while bringing scientists, artists and journalists together with the general public. This year’s meeting has...
21-Sep-2020 2:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Regardless of trigger, ammonium nitrate was likely basis for Beirut explosion

Hazardous materials expert outlines safe handling of ammonium nitrate and likely causes of Beirut explosion
17-Aug-2020 5:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Jealous feelings can act as a tool to strengthen friendships

Jealousy can be important for maintaining friendships, which are crucial to physical and emotional health. A study conducted by scientists at Arizona State University, Oklahoma State University, and Hamilton College found feelings of jealousy were...
11-Aug-2020 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Community-service partnership improves youths' perception of police, ASU research shows

In his latest research, Adam Fine, an assistant professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice, explores how those attitudes diverge by race at a young age, and how a specific community-service partnership program called Team Kids can...
28-Jul-2020 1:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Arizona State University and World Economic Forum, with support from The Rockefeller Foundation, announce COVID-19 Diagnostics Commons to help companies get back to work

To help companies safely move their employees back to the workplace, Arizona State University’s College of Health Solutions and the World Economic Forum, with support from The Rockefeller Foundation, announced today the COVID-19 Diagnostics...
27-Jul-2020 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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SCOTUS hearings: What Judge Barrett’s confirmation could mean

ASU law scholars explain the impact the confirmation could have on existing public health, health care and reproductive laws
16-Oct-2020 7:00 PM EDT

Researchers from Arizona State University examine risk factors in intimate-partner homicides

8-Oct-2020 6:20 PM EDT

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School resource officers part of problematic punitive approach to education, ASU expert says

15-Sep-2020 6:30 PM EDT

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Professor studies how police officers manage heightened situations

5-Aug-2020 7:20 AM EDT

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Music therapy goes virtual in the midst of the pandemic

How one professor's quick thinking allowed music therapy to play on for clients at home
22-Jul-2020 5:05 PM EDT

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When it comes to longevity, any exercise is good exercise

ASU sociologist finds team-oriented exercises benefit us socially and can also increase life span
17-Jul-2020 7:05 AM EDT

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Criminal justice professor available to speak on executive order banning chokeholds

18-Jun-2020 1:05 PM EDT

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Immigration law professor talks about the possible outcomes of the Supreme Court DACA ruling

18-Jun-2020 11:50 AM EDT

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