April 24, 2014

More ASU News


Journalism | News coverage:  ASU journalism programs hailed by New York Times

A recent New York Times article singled out Arizona State University for the work of student journalists at its Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.


Humanities | News coverage:  Building alliances between black, Latino communities in Ariz.

By about 2050, blacks and Latinos will make up half of the U.S. population. ASU's Center for the Study of Race and Democracy is coordinating dialogue to help forge community alliances.


US-China competition encourages ideas to prevent electronic waste

Finding creative ways to turn yesterday's electronics into tomorrow's technology is at the heart of a new initiative to tackle the challenge of e-waste head-on.


News coverage:  How Barry Goldwater changed Arizona politics

ASU historian and lecturer Michael Rubinoff reflected on the late Senator Barry Goldwater's contributions to Arizona and national politics, on the 50th anniversary of Goldwater's presidential campaign.


Humanities:  Are terrorists 'media smart'?

ASU professor Steve Corman points to a pattern of traditional narratives in extremist communication.


Hiking in a riparian wonderland: ASU faculty, students share love of nature

Dozens of adults and children explored a diverse Arizona ecosystem with ASU's School of Life Sciences faculty during the school's annual SOLS Takes a Hike.


Students:  ASU Marine midshipman saves teenage boy's life

An Arizona State University student who rescued a 15-year-old boy pinned beneath a car in a horrific accident is credited with saving the teenager's life, according to a recent story on CBS 5 News in Phoenix.


Social Science:  ASU Regents' Professor explains Latina 'lending circles'

In the midst of tax season, a National Public Radio series is looking at women and wealth.


Students lead effort to recognize American Indian culture

The history, cultures and contributions of American Indian communities are being celebrated across the ASU community during American Indian Culture Week.


Sustainability | University | Sustainability @ ASU | News coverage:  ASU recognized for past, present solar accomplishments

ASU's solar installation accomplishments are showcased in the March 2014 College Planning & Management magazine's "Trends in Green" feature.