Paul Johnson, dean of the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University, has been named the 17th president of the Colorado School of Mines. Under his leadership, the Fulton Schools have experienced increased enrollment and student success.
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.
Middle school students recently visited a classroom at ASU's Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College Preschool to share their robotics knowledge with the preschoolers as part of a project for their STEM club.
As a STEM student at a large university, Brett Larsen found invaluable help in the engineering peer-mentor program, the E2 Camp, and the school's emphasis on treating its students as engineers from day one.
The number of STEM students enrolled at ASU has dramatically increased in the past 12 years. Behind the numbers, however, is something of a revolution in teaching, in personalizing education and in focus.