April 24, 2015

Business, Culture & Affairs

03/11/15

Students examine democracy through debate in new ASU program

Since the launch of ASU's new Political Thought and Leadership program, students have been learning by answering and debating fundamental questions about democracy and government.

03/11/15

ASU project combats online threats toward women, girls

A project led by Arizona State University researchers aiming to tackle issues of online safety is one of 13 funded in the $1.2 million "Trust Challenge," run by the Digital Media and Learning Competition.

03/11/15

Arizona PBS honors Women's History Month with new programming

Eight, Arizona PBS celebrates Women's History Month with a new lineup of programming that spotlights influential women in history, and offers in-depth portraits of complex women who left their mark on the world.

03/11/15

New ASU language courses help students meet requirements in less time

ASU's School of International Letters and Cultures is introducing a new approach to language course offerings that will allow beginning students the opportunity to meet second language requirements and prepare for advanced 300-level coursework in just one year.

03/11/15

ASU students explore beauty standards worldwide

Arizona State University sophomores Jenny Butzbach and Megann Phillips are about to undertake a rather unique approach to studying abroad this summer when they head to Santiago, Dominican Republic in August.

03/10/15

Business graduate programs at ASU rank among nation's top 30

For the eighth year in a row, the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University ranks among the nation's top 30 full-time MBA programs.

03/10/15

New app combats danger of driver impairment

The Center for Emergency Management and Homeland Security at Arizona State University has developed a new app aimed at giving both drivers and law enforcement an easy way to detect impairment.

03/10/15

ASU law school ranked one of nation's best

The Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University has been ranked No. 26 among the nation's leading law schools, according to U.S. News & World Report's annual survey of graduate schools.

03/09/15

Poet who mixes mathematics, art to give public reading at ASU

Acclaimed poet Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon will give a public reading from her award-winning poetry collections at Arizona State University on March 17.

03/09/15

Assessing creativity earns ASU alum outstanding research award

Patrick Cooper, 2014 graduate of the ASU master's in music education program, won the 2015 "Outstanding Emerging Researcher Award" for his research on measuring creativity.