July 30, 2015



New director, new direction for ASU learning sciences institute

What lies at the interface of humans, education and technology? Ask Ian Douglas, the new executive director of the Institute for the Science of Teaching and Learning, formerly the ASU Learning Sciences Institute.


Brenda Hosley sworn in as ASU faculty senate president

Brenda Hosley was inaugurated as the new senate president of the University Academic Council for the 2015-2016 academic year. Hosley is a clinical associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation.


Deborah Clarke appointed university vice provost

Professor of English Deborah Clarke has been appointed vice provost for academic personnel at Arizona State University. Clarke will oversee personnel processes for all academic personnel, including hiring, promotion and tenure, effective Aug. 1.


ASU preschool program open for fall enrollment

The Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College Preschool has openings for fall enrollment. School starts on Aug. 12.


Award-winning book extends conversation on teaching of writing

ASU dean and alum part of an editorial team exploring recent curricular innovations and administrative challenges in college writing programs.


ASU Alumni Association elects board of directors, National Alumni Council members

The Arizona State University Alumni Association recently elected its 2015-2016 board of directors and National Alumni Council.


ASU Police update fleet with new black-and-white vehicles

In an effort to improve visibility, the Arizona State University Police Department has added four new police vehicles with a a black-and-white color scheme to its fleet.


ASU startups present to investors at LA showcase

Six ASU-linked startups recently presented at First Look LA, a 250-attendee investor showcase hosted by the Los Angeles Venture Association.


5 ways the renovated Sun Devil Stadium will boost the fan experience

Football season is less than two months away and one of the main storylines this year will be the reinvention of Sun Devil Stadium.


University | Innovation / Entrepreneurship | News coverage:  ASU named a top school to land Silicon Valley job

Arizona State University, along with schools such as Stanford, the University of California at Berkeley and UCLA, was named to Business Insider's list of the top 20 schools with the highest rate of placement in Silicon Valley jobs