Get organized web content related to your courses

Posted by on May 18, 2021 in Opportunities |

Kachina Software Solutions is looking for your feedback on an app that provides organized content from the web related to your coursework. Please take five minutes to complete this survey and receive exclusive access to three months free of the premium version of the app and the opportunity to be a beta tester later this summer.

Kachina Software Solutions is owned by Krys Newman, ’16 BS in computer science (software engineering) and ’19 MS in software engineering.

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Join InnovationSpace for 2021-2022

Posted by on May 4, 2021 in Opportunities |

InnovationSpace is a transformative experience, where you can build the skills of the future and develop your capacity for collaboration and innovation. Sign up for one of the diverse projects and work with clients, sponsors and interdisciplinary team members in a brand new space at the Novus Innovation Center.

Putting Data and Technology to Use for Community Health: In this course, you will have the opportunity to investigate how we can use raw air quality data currently being collected in South Phoenix, and turn that into information, tools, products, and policy that will protect residents’ health.

Bringing a New Technology to Life, and to Market: In this course, you will research and develop applications, tools and business models for a brand-new technology from  Michael Kozicki, a professor of electrical engineering.

Create a Science Museum for Children: For this project you will work to explore, imagine, and design new ways to get young minds excited about STEAM. See the Spring 2021 exhibits:

Re-imagining Entrepreneurship: You will tackle the challenge of redefining how entrepreneurship can jump start community development and explore ways to increase access to entrepreneurial skills and tools.

For all projects, InnovationSpace is accepting juniors, seniors and master’s students. Got questions? Visit

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Need electives for Fall 2021? Check out these courses

Posted by on Apr 20, 2021 in Opportunities, Students |

ASU logoDean Steven Tepper of the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts has identified great, interdisciplinary creative classes that are open to all students. He describes these five courses as “relevant, mind-expanding, inclusive and innovative. These are ‘talk about’ classes — classes that you will talk about with friends and family.”

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Fill out your fall schedule with MCO 494

Posted by on Mar 29, 2021 in Opportunities |

Do you want to build virtual experiences and games? Join the New Media Innovation and Entrepreneurship Lab and take courses for variable credit. Classes are also available in the spring semesters.

MCO 494: Innovation & Entrepreneurship Individual Projects (3-9 credits)

Do you want to learn how to use immersive media for storytelling? The Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication’s New Media Innovation & Entrepreneurship Lab offers you a unique opportunity to learn how to use immersive media, including interactive games, augmented reality and simulations as a way to tell people about important issues. In one semester, students get hands-on experience in making small games or simulations or using augmented reality and artificial intelligence to bring news and information alive. Students can pursue work inspired by our previous projects.

Find out more from the Innovation Lab Director Retha Hill’s avatar, and email for permission to enroll.

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