June 30, 2015



'Swarm Intelligence' scientist joins ASU

Physicist Eric Bonabeau, one of the world's leading experts in complex systems and adaptive problem solving, has joined Arizona State University and the ASU-Santa Fe Institute Center for Biosocial Complex Systems.


ASU students head to France for global entrepreneurship experience

ASU is sending some of its "best risk-takers" – 11 student entrepreneurs – to France to join nearly 600 students at the European Innovation Academy. There they will refine their business skills, build contacts and pitch their start-up ideas to investors.


ASU powers up with Green Sports Alliance

The Pac-12 Conference announced June 29 that it has officially joined the Green Sports Alliance (GSA), making it the first collegiate sports conference to count all its members – including Arizona State University – as GSA participants.


ASU-China Biodesign Center: More support, new opportunities in university collaboration

Earlier this week, representatives from Shandong University in China visited ASU to discuss potential opportunities for research collaboration.


ASU partners with LinkedIn, Markle Foundation to help future jobs market

Rework America Connected is a partnership between ASU, The Markle Foundation, LinkedIn, and county, city and state leaders that is dedicated to improving how "middle-skill" workers can find jobs and learn new skills.


Sign language workshop opens door to deaf culture for ASU faculty, staff

Helping deaf students feel more welcome at ASU can be a challenge when most faculty and staff don't know sign language. A series of beginner ASL workshops aims to teach basic phrases and etiquette, with the ultimate goal of a deeper understanding of deaf culture.


ASU Green Devils honored for sustainability habits

The Green Devils are striving to empower over 1,000 of their colleagues to incorporate sustainability into everyday workplace decisions through peer-to-peer education, support and collaboration.


Squires named vice dean, to serve as interim dean of ASU engineering

Kyle Squires has been named vice dean of engineering and will serve as interim dean starting July 1, pending a national search for the dean of the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering.


ASU Alumni Association brings home 7 awards for writing, design

The ASU Alumni Association recently received seven awards in the 27th annual Awards for Publication Excellence competition.


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.