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Arizona’s masters of business attraction (access required)

In late 2010, when Abraxis BioScience, Inc.’s plant in Phoenix starts pumping out the company’s signature metastic breast cancer-fighting drug Abraxane, the biotech industry in Arizona may owe the company a debt of gratitude. The 100-plus biotech workers whose jobs ...

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State grants pave way for artists (access required)

The Process of Art • Sue Chenoweth, a 2006 winner, says her art is a process that combines research, art history and emotion. For Sue Chenoweth, art is a process. The research that goes into her paintings and drawings, as ...

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Creating a gold standard for Arizona education (access required)

Against the backdrop of the 2008 Summer Olympics, most of Arizona’s children returned to school this week. For Olympic athletes, the difference between merely being in the game and performing at the top of their game is the difference between ...

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Keeping dollars flowing through troubled times (access required)

Philanthropic fundraising is facing increased challenges because of the tight economy, but experts in Arizona say extra effort will get them through the pinch. Even in tough times, the number of contributors remains fairly static, though the amounts given may ...

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Championing fundraising on Capitol Hill (access required)

Most governmental issues related to fundraising and charities are at the federal level.The Association of Fundraising Professionals monitors what goes on in the nation’s capital, protecting the best interests of fundraising whenever related laws and regulations are developed. Here are ...

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Copper mining pumping big bucks into AZ economy (access required)

Copper-Bearing Hills • The public can view Asarco’s Ray Mine off state Highway 177, northwest of Kearny. The state’s massive copper industry had an estimated total impact of $6.8 billion to Arizona’s economy in 2007, including $385 million in revenues ...

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