The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Geologist major recognized as fall 2022 Dean's Medalist

Editor’s note: This story is part of a series of profiles of notable fall 2022 graduates.

During his childhood, Enzo Carrascal Marquez and his family traveled the various landscapes of his home country, Peru, visiting and exploring the desert, the mountain region and the jungle. This exposure to nature, along with his interest in science since primary school, prompted him to major in geology.

Being a good ally in Indigenous research

Indigenous research isn’t just about the collection of data or the academic study of a subject. It’s also about how to show proper respect and reciprocal relations to tribal nations and communities. 

That’s the sentiment and wisdom shared by participants and attendees of the 2022 Doing Research in Indigenous Communities Conference held Dec. 16 at the Beus Center for Law and Society on Arizona State University’s Downtown Phoenix campus.

Top stories from The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in 2022

In 2022, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Arizona State University made headlines across ASU News and beyond. But there were a few stories that readers really gravitated towards. 

Check out The College’s top 10 countdown for most viewed ASU News stories published in 2022, from online dating to Black representation in film to simulated animal combat. 

2022 in review: ASU's top stories

With the full return to campus, in-person commencements, a lively Homecoming and buildings opening near and far, time seems to be moving awfully fast these days. The close of the year is a good time to take a moment to appreciate all that the Arizona State University community has achieved and experienced in 2022.

So stay out of the chilly weather, pour a cup of something warm and enjoy many of the notable moments from the past year.