New interactive map helps Arizonans access the internet statewide

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TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) — Arizonans without Wi-Fi at home with soon be able to find hot spots through a new program launching this week.

Most modern routers can set up a "guest network" that's separate from your main network.

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Most modern routers can set up a “guest network” that’s separate from your main network.

The website will feature an interactive map with free hot spots and Wi-Fi available across the state, in hopes of better helping students stay connected to their studies through virtual learning, according to a news release from the Arizona Secretary of State’s Office.

The program comes from a collaboration between Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records, School Connect, Common Sense Media and the AZ Broadband Stakeholder Network to help bridge the broadband network gap that so many Arizonans face.

The website is available in English and Spanish and gives step-by-step instructions on how to access a hot spot as well as free

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Honoring Princeton employees for dedication and service

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Every March, hundreds of employees and guests gather at the Service Recognition Luncheon, organized and hosted by the Office of Human Resources, to celebrate achieving service milestones and to learn who was selected as recipients of the President’s Achievement Award and the Donald Griffin ’23 Management Award.

However, this year, Jadwin Gymnasium sat empty on March 25, the scheduled date of the luncheon, while most of campus was directed to work remotely due to COVID-19.

“Clearly this year is like no other, and we were very disappointed that we had to cancel this year’s event,” said Lianne Sullivan-Crowley, vice president for human resources. “Even though we could not celebrate in person together, it does not diminish the appreciation that I have for each and every honoree.”

Service recognition of long-serving staff members

Watch the commemorative video.

The 407 employees being honored through the service recognition program for employment milestones attained

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