Study Abroad Scholarship Deadline Extended Until Sept. 12

Posted by on Sep 7, 2016 in Announcements, Resources |

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Paris: Photography, Architecture and the City of Lights program, summer 2016

Paris: Photography, Architecture and the City of Lights program, summer 2016

The Fulton Schools of Engineering Study Abroad Scholarship for spring 2017 and summer 2017 has been extended to 11:59 p.m. on September 12. Scholarships in the amount of $500–$1,000 will be awarded to eligible students participating in an ASU Study Abroad program.

To be eligible for a Fulton Schools Study Abroad Scholarship, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Enrolled and participating in an undergraduate Fulton Schools of Engineering undergraduate academic plan
  •  Minimum cumulative ASU GPA of 3.0 preferred
  • Financial need preferred (according to the FAFSA)
  • Apply to one of the study abroad programs listed on the ASU Study Abroad website
  • Preference for Fulton Engineering exchange, faculty directed programs and Global Intensive programs
  • Two application periods a year: September 12, 2016, and February 1, 2017 (note: September 12 deadline will cover Spring and Summer 2017 programs)

Apply here! Students will choose their major, and select the Fulton Schools of Engineering Study Abroad Application.

Scholarships will be awarded once students have been accepted and have confirmed enrollment into an ASU study abroad program. Your completed application must be submitted by September 8, 2016. Please contact nicolle.sanchez@asu.edu or amy.sever@asu.edu with questions

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Study Abroad information session, Sept. 16

Posted by on Sep 1, 2016 in Customize your experience, Opportunities, Students |

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Have you been thinking about studying abroad? A study abroad experience can help you succeed professionally and personally in the global economy. Interacting with diverse populations is critical for success as a 21st century engineer and technical professional. Attend an upcoming Fulton Engineering Study Abroad Information Sessions.

Friday, September 16, 2016
noon–1 p.m.
Engineering Center F-Wing (ECF) 130, Tempe campus [map]
Register to attend. Lunch is provided.

Many programs around the world offer coursework in English. Learn about the difference between partnership, exchange and faculty-directed study abroad programs, as well as credit transfer, financial considerations and how to apply. Hear from a Fulton Engineering student about his study abroad experience!

This session will be hosted by the Student Engagement Office.

Questions? Contact Amy Sever at amy.sever@asu.edu.

Sign up for the Fulton Engineering Study Abroad Newsletter if you’d like to receive updates on study abroad programs, deadlines, scholarships and other global opportunities.

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We’re all Sun Devils, but only innovators can be Venture Devils

Posted by on Sep 1, 2016 in Customize your experience, Graduate Students, Opportunities, Students |

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Venture Devils supports student entrepreneurs who are launching ventures within a wide range of developmental stages, from ideation through commercialization. Venture Devils aims to catalyze the entrepreneurial success of founders by connecting them with Venture Mentors who provide regular, ongoing support. This dedicated mentorship is paired with an online Venture Devils course, which is designed to challenge, monitor, and advance the venture development process.

In order to become an ASU Venture Devil, you must apply to help match you with a mentor. Once you’ve applied, you can enroll in FSE 494 Venture Devils (undergraduate students) or FSE 598 Venture Devils (graduate students). The next cohorts starts in B session fall 2016 on October 12, 2016. Learn more and apply.

 

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Hacks for Humanity: Hacking for Social Good, Oct. 8–9

Posted by on Aug 18, 2016 in Events, Opportunities, Participation |

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ASU Project Humanities will host its third Hacks for Humanity event Oct. 8-9, challenging teams in a 36-hour hackathon for the social good.

This ASU and community event combines technology, innovation and the seven principles of “Humanity 101” — kindness, empathy, compassion, respect, forgiveness, integrity and self-reflection.

Starts: Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 8 a.m.
Ends: Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 8 p.m.
Stauffer Hall B Building (STAUF), Tempe campus [map]
Register to attend

Participants include creative thinkers, artists, programmers, designers and anyone interested in integrating software, apps, games and other technologies into everyday life for our collective social good. Community members, both with or without coding and tech experience, are invited to attend.

Participants form teams that include developers, designers and visionaries. At the end of the two days groups will compete in pitching their newly-created technologies to a panel of expert judges.

Hacks for Humanity is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Project Humanities at 480-727-7030 or projecthumanities@asu.edu.

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Graduate Student Resource and Information Fair, Aug. 25

Posted by on Aug 15, 2016 in Events, Graduate Students |

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Join Graduate Education and our Community of Scholars partners for our Fall Graduate Student Resource and Information Fair. Explore the academic and career resources, the nonacademic support offices and the community partnerships and programs dedicated to helping graduate students and their families succeed and thrive at ASU.

Thursday, August 25, 2016
noon–2 p.m.
Memorial Union (MU) 220 (Turquoise Ballroom),Tempe campus [map]
Register to attend

Questions? Contact Zachary Reeves-Blurton at zachary.blurton@asu.edu.

 

 

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