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The need to expand preparation, response and management capabilities for various-scale emergencies has led to the creation of the Center for Emergency Management and Homeland Security within ASU's College of Public Programs.
A set of recommendations made by professor Orde Kittrie in a January 2013 book chapter were signed into law on Dec. 26 by President Obama, as part of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014.
ASU has been awarded a $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Defense to create a new Pracademic Center of Excellence in Technology Transfer.
This week the College of Technology and Innovation at ASU announced its partnership with the “Million Women Mentors” initiative.
The world’s most advanced instrument for directly imaging and analyzing planets around other stars – the Gemini Planet Imager – is now pointing skyward, thanks to the help of one ASU professor.
ASU has been selected as one of 20 leading U.S. universities to serve as an academic institute for the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, the new flagship program of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI).
Sethuraman “Panch” Panchanathan, senior vice president for Knowledge Enterprise Development at ASU, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
ASU and Johns Hopkins University researchers will launch a pilot study to test the effects of an intervention targeted to reduce school-wide stress with funding from CityBridge Foundation and The Ludwig Family Foundation.
ASU's Project Humanities stepped into the national spotlight again and was recognized today by a leading higher education organization for its innovative effort to engage communities with the arts and sciences.