August 31, 2015



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.


Preliminary plan for ASU Athletic Facilities District in development

Arizona State University and Catellus Development Corporation, a nationally recognized master developer, are taking an important step toward creating a world-class urban community immediately adjacent to ASU's Tempe campus.


ASU philosophy professor tackles sexual harassment on behalf of her discipline

ASU philosophy professor Cheshire Calhoun is also the chair of the American Philosophical Association. In that role she was integral in writing an open letter to victims of sexual harassment in philosophy departments around the country.


Lifelong tree hugger helping to keep ASU green

Richard Olson remembers when Arizona State University didn't have a streak of green running through this maroon and gold campus. The self-proclaimed tree hugger has been active in green initiatives for all his nearly 30 years with the university.


New initiative, advisory board dedicated to ASU's health-related activities

ASU has introduced the New Health Solutions Initiative, a high-profile initiative and advisory board that will help garner attention, support and guidance for ASU health-related projects.