September 04, 2015

School of Social Transformation


Dean's medalists honored in liberal arts and sciences

The 17 College of Liberal Arts and Sciences students selected as Dean’s medalists will walk across the commencement stage Dec. 19 with diplomas in their hands and opportunities ahead.


Professor receives high honor for contributions to geography

The Association of American Geographers has selected Wei Li for one of its highest awards – the 2014 Ronald F. Abler Distinguished Service Honors.


Meditation course crosses various disciplines, boundaries

The New York Times recently reported on the emerging trend of companies dedicating resources to train their employees in the art of mindfulness and relaxation.


Neighborhood organizing is focus of 'Seeking Justice in Ariz.' lecture

Attorney, community activist and Phoenix School of Law professor Lawrence Robinson closes out the 2013 Seeking Justice in Arizona fall lecture series at ASU, Nov. 7.


New book questions conventional wisdom on religion, secularism, gender

If you support women's rights, does that mean you are secular? A new book edited by ASU professors Linell Cady and Tracy Fessenden questions that assumption.


'Young Lakota' film addresses activism, reproductive rights, sovereignty

The greater ASU community is invited to attend a pre-screening of the documentary feature film "Young Lakota," which examines the lives of three young people from the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota and their journey through a political storm.


ASU welcomes Armenian scholars in women and gender studies

Four scholars from Armenia's Yerevan State University are in-residence this semester at ASU, part of the USAID/HED-funded partnership, "Gender Equity and Women's Empowerment in Armenia."


Building coalitions for labor, social justice focus of ASU Ethnic Studies Week

The new and creative coalitions that are bringing unions, immigrant communities and communities of color together to achieve social change will be the focus of ASU's fourth annual Ethnic Studies Week events.


Graduate students | News coverage | Social Science:  Doctoral student named New Mexico 'Luminaria'

Carnell Chosa, an ASU doctoral student and a member of Jemez Pueblo, is one of 10 New Mexico "Luminarias" for 2013, selected for making a "profound difference in their communities."


ASU welcomes 5 new American Indian Scholars to faculty

New faculty members are part of ASU’s continuing efforts to foster diversity and inclusion, along with its commitment to the Native American community.

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