Lauren Ruffin, designer and thought leader working in the realm of racial equity, creative work and policy, is joining the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University for a nine-month residency.
Innovation happens when people understand a problem in their community and work together to find solutions. For nearly 150 young leaders in Southeast Asia, an opportunity hosted by Arizona State University and the U.S. Mission to ASEAN supported their efforts to shape the region’s future in the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM) education and workforce innovation.
Following an intensive national search process, Arizona State University has announced Ohad Kadan as the new dean of the W. P. Carey School of Business, effective July 1, 2022.
Kadan is currently serving as the vice dean for education and globalization and as the H. Frederick Hagemann Jr. Professor of Finance at the Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis.
Courts around the United States are starting to see an alarming uptick in tenant eviction filings, and the situation is headed toward catastrophe according to a recent New York Times article.
President Joe Biden’s extension of an eviction moratorium was ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court in August, and now more people are facing homelessness or are seeking cheaper rents in places they might not want to live.
Tyler Eglen used to have more free time in his life.
But now he’s spending that time on a passion topic: plastics.
A project manager associate for Rob and Melani Walton Sustainability Solutions Service in the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Futures Laboratory, Eglen has big hopes and dreams to revitalize recycling through an innovative program on ASU’s Tempe campus.
In an unlikely union, this year’s Sol Power hip-hop festival at Arizona State University will join forces with the ASU Symphony Orchestra for one of its featured events.
The free, five-day community event features DJs, emcees, live music, graffiti artists and dancers, and it culminates Saturday, Nov. 20, with the main event — a daylong celebration of the Phoenix area's hip-hop community with a focus on 3-on-3 battles and a choreography battle. This year, the main event also includes a collaboration with the ASU Symphony Orchestra.
Faculty members in Arizona State University's School of International Letters and Cultures have been working to integrate sustainability concepts into their language courses and overall curriculum, from vocabulary related to climate and the environment, to broader cultural themes and issues surrounding global futures.
The world has been confronting environmental peril at the Glasgow Climate Change Conference this month, and Arizona State University is part of the global conversation.
ASU has once again joined an international event called Climate Change Theatre Action, with readings and performances of short plays about human-caused shifts in the environment. ASU students will stage three short plays on Nov. 18.
Arizona State University today convened the inaugural meeting of the Council of Resilience Leaders, its latest effort to advance resilience-promoting strategies as communities in Arizona and around the world search for answers to complex issues from climate change to economic, health and social inequities.