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Rio Salado College's College-wide Planning Day: Harnessing the Force of 4DX

Rio Salado College held its Collegewide Planning Day - centered around the 4 Disciplines of Execution (4DX) - earlier this spring to align staff goals with the college's mission.
June 29, 2023

Wellness Wednesday: Keep An Eye On Your Health

It’s important to keep an eye on your eyes! Taking care of your vision is a key part of overall good health. For today’s Wellness Wednesday, we look at what you can do to keep your eye health 20/20.
June 28, 2023

WGU, Fierce Education Put Spotlight on Rio’s Student Digital Experience Work

Rio Salado staff continue to show innovation and focus on the needs of students, as featured recently by WGU Labs and Fierce Education.
June 28, 2023

High School Graduates Excel with Early Childhood Education: Paving the Way for Future Success

Thanks to the support of their teachers, Rio Salado College, and the partnership with the American Family Insurance Institute for Corporate and Social Impact, these students were able to receive their certificates of completion in early childhood education alongside their high school diplomas.
June 27, 2023

Shooting for the Stars: Police Employee Completes Degree Nearly 30 Years After High School

Meet Stephanie Shapiro, an inspiration to all! Nearly three decades after completing high school, this dedicated Tempe Police Department employee decided to pursue higher education and recently completed her associates degree.
June 27, 2023

Celebrate Pride Month With These Classic Sights & Sounds

Pride Month may be ending in a few days, but you can celebrate Pride year-round by enjoying some of these LGBTQ+ books and films.
June 26, 2023

He’s Digging It! High School Volleyball Star Heads to NAU as a College Junior

Volleyball player Tegan Bernard recently graduated from Mountain Ridge High School AND Rio Salado College. The dual enrollment student earned an Associate in Arts degree from Rio while juggling his high school and athletic obligations.
June 23, 2023

Get Ready To Run A Classroom With Rio’s Educator Preparation Programs

Are you interested in becoming a teacher? Rio Salado offers educator preparation programs and degree programs that can help you achieve your degree of leading a classroom. Learn more about our educator programs on our blog.
June 22, 2023

Wellness Wednesday: Chew The Fat

Not all fats in foods are created equal. Some fats can boost your health while others can make it worse. Find out more about good fats in this week’s Wellness Wednesday.
June 21, 2023

A Journey of Leadership and Growth: Rio Salado Students Embrace the NSLS Chapter

Rio Salado College's National Society of Leadership and Success chapter is celebrating a journey of leadership and growth. Students from diverse backgrounds come together to connect, inspire, and pursue personal and professional development.
June 21, 2023

Meet the 2023 HSE Graduation Student Speakers

The three student speakers overcame adversity to earn high school equivalency diplomas and vow to continue pursuing education.
June 20, 2023

Rio Salado College Closed In Observance Of Juneteenth

Rio Salado College will be closed on Monday, June 19, in observance of Juneteenth. Find out more about this day of remembrance and celebration on our blog.
June 16, 2023