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March 13, 2019

Putting people in the technology equation

There are two narratives in climate change right now. One is the day-to-day drumbeat of news stories, usually a new scientific study, and usually put aside with the day’s second cup of coffee. The...
February 6, 2019

Afrofuturism explores science fiction but is rooted in the past

Afrofuturism is a long-emerging art and cultural movement that views music, literature, films and television through a black lens. Somewhat controversial, the term — an intersection of sci-fi, art...
January 6, 2019

Nobility for the environment

Sir Jonathan Bate, a prominent British biographer, broadcaster, eco-critic and Shakespearean, is distinguished visiting professor in ASU’s Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability this...
October 7, 2018

Author to discuss rise of Detroit at ASU event

Through her book, "Beautiful Wasteland: The Rise of Detroit as America’s Postindustrial Frontier," author Rebecca J. Kinney explores the transformation of Detroit’s perception in the public...
October 7, 2018

Author to discuss nuances of Detroit’s rise at ASU event

Through her book, "Beautiful Wasteland: The Rise of Detroit as America’s Postindustrial Frontier," author Rebecca J. Kinney explores the transformation of Detroit’s perception in the public...
September 26, 2018

ASU completes $38 million in facilities upgrades during summer 2018

Arizona State University Facilities Development and Management were busy in summer 2018, opening several new buildings and completing multiple facilities upgrades. Facilities Development and...
May 22, 2018

New certificate offers innovative approach to challenges in health

A human is more than bones, muscles, neurons and DNA: ASU to offer new Health Humanities Certificate, encouraging interdisciplinary and culturally-responsive study of health and wellbeing.
April 22, 2018

ASU scholars save priceless manuscripts from obscurity

In 2015, an ASU-led group of scholars visiting a monastery in Germany was unexpectedly granted entrée to its usually off-limits library. Inside was a treasure trove of previously unknown texts dating...
April 10, 2018

ASU fellows rethink health and well-being

A group of interdisciplinary ASU scholars are conducting research to challenge and explore our notions of health through the Institute for Humanities Research’s Fellows Program. Their research...
February 13, 2018

ASU scholars preserve Phoenix history

Researchers from across Arizona State University are coming together to analyze, preserve and revitalize historic materials found during the renovation of Park Central Mall in midtown Phoenix. The...

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