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University aiming to be carbon neutral by 2025

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Wednesday, February 24, 2010
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REDUCING CARBON FOOTPRINT: President Crow announced the university's Carbon Neutrality Plan, which would include increasing the number of solar panels on campus. The plan states that by the end of 2025, ASU expects to achieve a 100% carbon neutral environment. (Photo by Jessica Weisel)

A new environmental plan proposed by ASU aims to reduce the Universityís carbon footprint over the next few decades, with the goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2025.

City of Phoenix plans to buy land near Downtown campus for $6.25M

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Wednesday, February 24, 2010
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PLANNED FOR EXPANSION: The former site of a Ramada Inn near the Downtown campus could be used to expand ASU’s classroom space or as the new location of the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law. (Photo by Molly Smith)

The city of Phoenix is expected to close a $6.25 million deal Friday to buy property near the Downtown campus that will be used partly to develop new ASU facilities, a city official said.

Teacher school pushes education’s role in state’s future

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Wednesday, February 24, 2010

The dean of ASU’s College of Teacher Education and Leadership is working to increase education’s role in Arizona’s future.

Police Beat

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Wednesday, February 24, 2010

ASU Police reported the following incidents Tuesday:

Downtown club connecting students with physical, mental health resources

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Wednesday, February 24, 2010
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NEW CLUB: Nursing majors sophomore Cassandra Isme (right) and freshman Bethany Levy talk about plans for this semester for DPCAware. (Photo by Molly Smith)

A new group on the Downtown campus plans to promote physical and mental health by training students to mentor and speak with peers about healthy living.