Apply to be a Peer Mentor by January 10

Posted by on Dec 3, 2019 in Customize your experience |

Are you interested in becoming a Residental Peer Mentor for the academic year 2020–2021?

Peer mentors provide first-year students with referrals to academic resources across campus, host events to ensure new students feel connected to the Fulton Schools, and guide first-year students through the transition to ASU.

Questions?  Contact Daniel Ramirez-Escobedo for the Tempe campus and Max Hadley for the Polytechnic campus.

Apply by 11:59 p.m. on January 10, 2020

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Join ASU for Thanksgiving dinner, November 28

Posted by on Nov 25, 2019 in Events, Students |

Enjoy a free Thanksgiving Dinner hosted by ASU Student Media/Off-Campus Housing, in partnership with the Sun Devil Family Association and Apollo Apartments — just bring a can of food to donate to the City of Tempe Food Bank!

Thursday, November 28, 2019
11 a.m.– 1 p.m.
A. J. Matthews Center (MCENT), Tempe campus [map]
Sign up to attend — bring a can of food to donate!

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Good luck with final exams!

Posted by on Nov 25, 2019 in Fulton Schools, Resources, Students |

 

The end of the fall 2019 semester is fast approaching and your academic success, as well as your health and wellness, are important to us.

During this challenging time of the semester, we encourage you to use this list of resources, tips and suggestions. We ask that you continue to embrace the ASU Student Honor Code by completing your final exams with integrity and honesty and promote these values among your peers.

  • Double-check the date, time and location of your final exam for each class.
  • If you have more than three final exams on the same day, contact your instructor to move one to a different day.
  • If you have academic integrity questions, refer to the Academic Integrity Office website.
  • Prioritize studying for tests that have the most impact on your grades.
  • Review quizzes, exams and homework and rework sample/practice problems.
  • Eat a nourishing meal and get a good night’s sleep before each of your exams.
  • Check the Fulton Schools’ Tutoring Centers schedules: The final day the tutoring centers will be open for the fall 2019 semester is Friday, December 6, 2019.  (Our tutors are students too!) ECG 104 will close at 3 p.m.  ECF 102 and CTRPT 114 will close at 7:00 p.m.  The centers will reopen for the spring 2020 session on Monday, January 21, 2020.
  • Fulton Schools tutoring is also available through our virtual tutoring format.
  • Free tutoring services are also available to students at the Polytechnic campus, Tempe campus and online.  Search for a tutor who can help with any of your class needs.
  • Finally, while the Fulton Tutoring Centers are closed for tutoring during finals week, December 9–13, the tutoring labs in ECG 104, ECF 102, Centerpoint 114 (CIDSE) and Tooker House eSpace D101 will be open for quiet study only.  While no formal tutoring will be offered, these spaces will be open as an additional study space.  ECG 104, ECF 102 and Centerpoint 114 will be open December 9–12 from 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; and on Friday, December 13 will close at noon; Tooker D101 will be open Sunday, December 8: 4–9 p.m.; Monday–Thursday: 6–9 p.m.

We wish you the very best as you prepare for and take your final exams!

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Apply for Los Alamos National Laboratory Dynamics Summer School by January 8

Posted by on Nov 19, 2019 in Opportunities |

Attention upper-division undergrads and first-year graduate students: apply for the Los Alamos National Laboratory Summer Research program!

The Los Alamos National Laboratory will be hosting its 21st edition of the Los Alamos Dynamics Summer School. The LADSS focuses students on the multi-disciplinary field of dynamics, spanning electrical, mechanical, structural and cyber-physical systems from Monday, June 8 to Friday, August 14, 2020.

The students apply their research to creating solutions to LADSS mission-relevant problems defined by LANL R&D engineers and scientists. The program also offers formal technical and career-development tutorials; it is designed for upper-division

Apply before Wednesday, January 8, 2020.

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