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Get Ready for Graduation Day May 9

T-minus three weeks before our 2023 commencement ceremony. We look forward to celebrating the Rio Salado Class of 2023 with you. Here are a few reminders and resources to help you and your guests prepare.
April 20, 2023

Avoid Plagiarism With Intentional Steps

Plagiarism is a problem that can afflict even the most honest students. Forget to cite a source and you might get flagged for it. Here’s a few rules of thumb you can use to avoid plagiarism.
April 20, 2023

Wellness Wednesday: Treat Yourself To Some Turmeric

Looking to add something with anti-inflammatory properties to your regiment? For this week’s Wellness Wednesday, we explore the health benefits of turmeric.
April 19, 2023

Rio Salado President Co-Authors Editorial About Parenting Students

One in five college students are parents — but an alarming number of them never earn a degree.
April 14, 2023

You are Invited to Attend Earth Forward 2023

With Earth Day approaching, it is time for our annual E.A.R.T.H. Forward event. The Office of Sustainability and South Mountain Community College will host this year's event.
April 13, 2023

Celebrate Community College Awareness Month with President Smith

Why are community colleges important? Check out this video with Rio Salado President Kate Smith to find out.
April 12, 2023

Wellness Wednesday: Keep Your Cool

We may be in April but the heat feels like June! For this week’s Wellness Wednesday, we look at simple and effective ways you can keep your cool when the going gets hot.
April 12, 2023

Please Join Us! Spring Student Town Halls with Chancellor Gonzales

We are excited to invite you to participate in a Student Town Hall with Chancellor Gonzales.
April 10, 2023

Achieve Work-Life Balance Without Missing A Step

Maintaining a strong work-life balance is essential for staying stress-free and happy. For our latest career blog, we look at ways you can set healthy boundaries while keeping one foot planted in both worlds.
April 7, 2023

What is Community College Month and Why is it Important

April is national Community College Month, and a time to shine the light on why community colleges matter.
April 5, 2023

Wellness Wednesday: Learning To Love Your Workouts

Exercise can be a tough grind but the payoff to all that effort is worth it. For this week’s Wellness Wednesday, we look at ways you can motivate yourself and learn to love your workouts.
April 5, 2023

Wellness Wednesday: Spring Into Vegetable Season

Springtime is here! Nature is in full bloom, and not just with flowers: it’s vegetable time! For this week’s Wellness Wednesday we look at the health benefits of spring vegetables.
March 29, 2023