October 10, 2015

More ASU News


News coverage | Social Science:  ASU professor says city planning is key to combating urban heat

In the opening weeks of this summer thousands of people across the globe succumbed to heat-related deaths, and more loss is imminent.


Arts / Culture | News coverage:  New commissioned artwork at ASU Art Museum receives national acclaim

This summer, ASU Art Museum is presenting a new commissioned work by Mexico City-based artist Yoshua Okón, in an exhibition titled "Oracle." In a recent conversation with Artforum, Okón describes his time in the desert.


News coverage:  ASU to partner with company making 3-D-printed cars

Chandler-based Local Motors on Tuesday announced its research partnership with Arizona State University and two other universities, with the goal of changing the automotive industry forever.


Public service | News coverage:  ASU dean discusses need for civil service academy

Jonathan Koppell, the dean of Arizona State University's College of Public Service and Community Solutions, recently spoke with the Washington Post about the university’s new Public Service Academy launching this fall.


Administration | Alumni:  ASU Alumni Association president named to Who's Who in Business list

Arizona State University Alumni Association President Christine K. Wilkinson has been honored with inclusion in the 2015 edition of Republic Media Who's Who in Business.


Public service | News coverage:  ASU professor: Driverless vehicles will have unintended consequences for government

Driverless cars may have unforeseen negative effects for the cash flow of local governments, argues Kevin Desouza, associate dean for research and professor at the College of Public Service and Community Solutions, in an article on Slate’s Future Tense blog.


News coverage | Social Science:  ASU professor on the history of safety in oil pipelines

Arizona State University assistant professor Christopher Jones has written a piece for Zócalo Public Square in which he looks at the history of oil pipelines in the United States.


Research | News coverage:  ASU, Argonne partner to take on world's most complex problems

In response to an announcement about Arizona State University's partnership with the Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory, ASU's Nadya Bliss spoke with KJZZ about what this new agreement means. 


Public service | News coverage:  Police cameras can have civilizing effect, says ASU professor

Charles Katz, the director of the ASU Center for Violence Prevention and Community Safety, appeared on Fox 10's morning show to discuss the increased use of body-worn video cameras by police departments.


ASU News:  Energy historian illuminates on NPR's BackStory

ASU assistant professor Chris Jones, the author of "Routes of Power: Energy and Modern America," joins the crew of NPR's BackStory with the American History Guys as they explore the history of pipelines and American infrastructure.