The Medallion Scholarship program, the Alumni Association’s signature scholarship initiative, incorporates components of leadership, scholarship and service. Scholars receive four-year, renewable scholarships of $3,000 annually.
Arizona State University recently signed an agreement with the Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory that will facilitate a broad portfolio of research shared between the two institutions.
Spending the summer by the seashore watching baseball games sounds like an ideal vacation. But for five Cronkite students, it will involve a lot of hard work: preparing for hours each day to do play calling for the Cape Cod Baseball League.
In her new book, "Contested Terrain: Reflections with Afghan Women Leaders," Arizona State University Regents' Professor Sally Kitch seeks to shed light on the role Western intervention has played in the fate of Afghan women.
Eric Newton, a global leader in championing transformational digital innovation in the news media as an executive of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, is joining ASU as the innovation chief of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
ASU's Gary K. Herberger Young Scholars Academy provides a highly challenging learning environment for gifted students between grades 7-12. On May 26, the academy celebrated its inaugural graduating class.
ASU professor Rebecca Tsosie has been appointed vice provost for inclusion and community engagement. She hopes to develop a transformative model of inclusion and community engagement that will set an important standard for leadership in higher education.
Professor Eduardo Pagán has been appointed associate dean for community affairs for the New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, with focus on building ASU's relationships with West-side and Native communities.
ASU researchers are working to improve aspects of lung engineering that may in the future contribute to providing a nearly limitless supply of donor organs, ideally matched to their recipients, or to repairing damaged lungs.
Arizona State University's InnovationSpace is a yearlong product-design and -development program intent on tackling societal challenges. The expertise of its faculty ranges from marketing to biomimicry.
For her work publishing in leading research journals, presenting research at professional meetings, mentoring students and participating in the strings community, Marg Schmidt has received two prestigious awards this year.
The American Express Leadership Academy, delivered by ASU's Thunderbird School of Global Management this week, brought together 30 leaders and managers from 10 international social-purpose organizations to enhance their leadership skills.
California's public universities need to innovate and increase access if the state is to remain economically strong, according to the lieutenant governor of that state, who said there are lessons to be learned from the model forged by Arizona State University.
For many young people, the American Dream seems increasingly out of reach. The Southwest Pathways Conference at ASU will bring together national and regional experts to explore solutions to this massive challenge.
In a masterful merger of engineering, physics and biology, ASU researchers have developed a briefcase-size device that can continuously detect trace bacterial levels in the ocean, quantify microbes in the soil, detect pathogens in our food and more.