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Best-Performing Cities 2020: Where America’s Jobs Are Created and Sustained

  • Milken Institute

About Best-Performing Cities How did US regional economies perform recently? What are the key factors driving their growth and decline? The Milken Institute’s Best-Performing Cities series has tracked the economic performance of US metros for two decades using job, wage and salary, and high-tech…

The 50 Best U.S. Cities for Starting a Business in 2020

  • Inc.

What any business--and any city--can learn from the best places for startups in the U.S.       We have the key to the city--or 50 cities, to be exact. For the 2020 Surge Cities index, Inc. and innovation policy company Startup Genome analyzed troves of data on seven essential indicators--…

State Farm® & Arizona State University Announce Public-Private Partnership

  • PR Newswire

TEMPE, Ariz., Feb. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- State Farm and Arizona State University today announced the introduction of a new education and career development program called Pathways for the Future. The program will provide a personalized approach to higher education with a focus on innovative…

An app today keeps the doctor’s forms away

  • ASU Knowledge Enterprise

Phoenix Children’s Hospital and ASU students partner to create an app that replaces outdated medical history forms, making patient paperwork a breeze and lightening doctors’ loads. ASU students Rakshith Subramanyam (left) and Nikhil Agarwal (right) work on the web app. Photo credit: Andy DeLisle…

ASU Cronkite School gets funding from Google initiative

  • San Francisco Chronicle

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona State University has won funding from Google for a digital story project. The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication announced Tuesday that its "Interactive Story Wall" was selected by the Google News Initiative. Cronkite students are developing a "wall…