April 28, 2015

University

04/24/15

ASU speech team repeat national champs

The Arizona State University Forensics (speech) team continued a remarkable awards season, repeating their National Championship in Division II of the President's Sweepstakes at the National Forensics Association National Tournament.

04/24/15

Majority of state's brightest Flinn Scholars choose ASU

The Flinn Scholarship, valued at $115,000, aims to keep Arizona's best and brightest students in their home state. Of this year's 21 recipients, 15 will be attending ASU in the fall – and 14 of those are enrolled in Barrett, the Honors College.

04/24/15

A message to faculty, staff from ASU Counseling Services

The end of the semester is a time that some students may be particularly susceptible to stress and anxiety related to academic and financial pressures. Learn how you can help as an ASU faculty or staff member.

04/23/15

Work to help former foster kids garners ASU junior a prestigious Truman scholarship

ASU junior Frank Smith is one of 58 students nationwide to be awarded the elite Truman Scholarship. He was honored for his efforts urging the Arizona government to create a college tuition waiver for former foster children – kids like Smith himself.

04/23/15

Q&A: ASU's O'Donnell explains new library system

What do the changes at the ASU library mean in students' day-to-day lives? What do they mean for faculty? Jim O'Donnell explains the answers to those questions, along with what will happen to all of those precious books.

04/23/15

Honor, tradition inspire participants in Pat's Run

When the 11th annual Pat's Run rolls around April 25, people from all walks of life will come together to honor and celebrate Pat Tillman’s legacy. Here's a look at a few of them.

04/23/15

Employee recognition celebrations to be held in May

All Arizona State University full- and part-time faculty and staff are invited to attend one of the upcoming 2015 Employee Recognition Celebrations, which will be held on all four ASU campuses in May.

04/23/15

ASU's New American University library will preserve past while looking forward

ASU's library system will see a total transformation in the upcoming years, where buildings will become "showrooms" and librarians will be enthusiastic collaborators.

04/23/15

ASU, edX partnership: Transforming the landscape of higher education

With the announcement of the Global Freshman Academy, ASU becomes a charter member of edX, joining universities like Harvard, MIT, Stanford, Georgetown and others in a shared commitment to excellence in teaching, learning and access to education.