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Wellness Wednesday: The Rapture of Running

Lace up your sneaks and hit the streets: the time is right for running! For this week's Wellness Wednesday, we look at the physical and mental benefits of going for a run.
January 31, 2024

The Quiet Evolution of Saffron Wells

Wells successfully earned her HSE at Rio in 2019. The positive experience motivated her to continue her studies through Rio’s Adult ACE (Achieving a College Education) program.
January 31, 2024

Meet Rio Salado College’s 2024 All-Arizona Academic Scholars

Rio Salado students Beka Namachanja and Kesha Shelton are the Rio Salado College’s representatives to the 2024 All-Arizona Academic Team and will join honorees at a recognition ceremony on Feb. 28.
January 29, 2024

Watch The Rio Community Celebrate MLK

Last Thursday the Rio Salado community gathered for our sixth annual MLK Celebration where Rio students shared how the life & legacy of Dr. King has inspired them.
January 26, 2024

Meet the Faculty Profile: Donna Tannehill

Whether it’s climbing rocks or solving complex equations, Dr. Donna Tannehill has the patience and skills to see her way through them. Find out more about Rio Salado’s Faculty Chair for Math on our…
January 26, 2024

How To Maintain Focus

Do you find it hard to stay focused while you’re studying or working on a project? Try some of these tips the next time you need to keep your eyes on the prize,
January 25, 2024

Put On Your Running Shoes & Dash With Splash On April 6

Save the date! The 6th annual Dash with Splash fundraiser run is coming to Kiwanis Park in April. Check out the blog for information on registering for the race. Come get your cardio on with the Rio…
January 24, 2024

Rio Salado College’s Adult Education Program Serves as Strategic Investment in Arizona’s Future

Earning a high school diploma and obtaining a professional certificate or college degree provides an immediate return on investment (ROI) for the student and the local community.
January 23, 2024

Rio Salado Welcomes New Vice President of Administrative Services Devi Bala

Rio Salado is pleased to welcome Devi Bala back to the college as the new vice president of administrative services.
January 22, 2024

Rio Salado's Education Bachelor’s Program Recognized Nationally for Tackling Teacher Shortage

Rio Salado's Bachelor of Arts in Education, emphasizing elementary and special education (BAEE/SPED), is recognized as a national Promising Practice for addressing the teacher shortage.
January 19, 2024

Meet the Faculty Profile: Beth Siwek

Beth Siwek brings a love of compassionate care and healthy living to her new role as faculty chair for public health programs at Rio Salado College. She also brings a love of higher education.
January 18, 2024

Wellness Wednesday: Silence is Golden

As the old saying goes: “silence is golden.” Some quiet time could be just what you need to get in the right headspace. For this week’s Wellness Wednesday, we explore the benefits of silence.
January 17, 2024