Competition: Telling stories from data, join in April 12–13

Posted by on Apr 5, 2019 in Competitions, Events, Opportunities, Students |

If you’re interested in data, or if you are passionate about sustainability issues like food, water and climate, then this competition is for you!

The Sustainability Storytelling Competition is a 24-hour challenge to create maps, analyses and stories from sustainability and humanitarian data hosted on Resource Watch. You’ll get the opportunity to explore connections between different resources as well as develop and demonstrate your skills in data visualization and telling stories from data.

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Fulton Schools Maroon team places second in the 2019 Academic Bowl

Posted by on Apr 2, 2019 in Competitions, Customize your experience, News, Organizations and Teams, Students |

The Fulton Schools Maroon team competes in the 2019 ASU Academic Bowl.

The Fulton Schools Maroon team competes in the 2019 ASU Academic Bowl. Photo courtesy of Melissa Stine

Fulton Schools students put their heads together and earned second place in the 2019 Arizona State University Academic Bowl. The Maroon team students — Kai Yin, a computer science junior; Geoffrey Wong, a computer science senior; Kyle Xue, a double-major biomedical engineering and computer science junior; Jack Fleitman, a computer science senior; Colton Sowers, a computer science senior; and Brian Kozik, a computer science junior and captain of the team — will split $10,000 in scholarship money.

In classic College Bowl style, the ASU Academic Bowl pits teams of four against each other in lightning-fast question and answer rounds for trivia in political science, pop culture and everything in between. Top teams earn scholarship money and bragging rights.

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Cheer on Fulton Schools teams in the 2019 Academic Bowl, March 27–28

Posted by on Mar 26, 2019 in Competitions, Events, Fulton Schools, Opportunities, Organizations and Teams, Students |

CoAcademic Bowlme cheer on the two Fulton Schools teams competing in the 2019 Academic Bowl as they compete to win scholarship prizes and bragging rights!

On Tuesday, March 26, 2019, the Fulton Schools Maroon Team defeated the ASU School of Sustainability and twice defeated the ASU College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, so far going 3-0. The Maroon Team moves onto the final rounds on Thursday afternoon and evening.

The Fulton Schools Gold team competes in their opening round of the Academic Bowl on Wednesday, March 27, 2019. First, they’ll face off with the ASU Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.

2019 Academic Bowl
Opening rounds: Tuesday, March 26 and Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Semi-final and final rounds: Thursday, March 28, 2019
Student Pavilion (STPV) Senita Ballroom, Tempe campus [map]

Find the schedule and more at the ASU Academic Bowl website.

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Be part of the 2019 Regents’ Cup! Apply by April 26

Posted by on Mar 13, 2019 in Announcements, Competitions, Events, Faculty, Fulton Schools, Students |

We are pleased to announce the inaugural Regents’ Cup and encourage you apply to be on the ASU team.
We are looking for a committed, dynamic, diverse and innovative group of students to apply to be on the ASU team in the inaugural competition. Applicants should be full-time students at any level (first-year through graduate students), have a 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA, and be willing to train, rehearse and learn during the summer and fall. The Regents plan to award scholarship support to the members of the winning teams.
Faculty and student at competition
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Support the BMES volleyball tournament and raffle event, February 22!

Posted by on Jan 23, 2019 in Competitions, Events, Faculty, Organizations and Teams, Students |

Calling all ASU students and faculty! Do you want a DNA testing kit or a gift card bundle worth more than $200?

The Biomedical Engineering Society is inviting everyone to come and support a volleyball tournament and raffle event at the Sun Devil Fitness Complex. All proceeds support Project C.U.R.E, a non-profit organization that sends medical supplies to developing countries.

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Apply for the Venture Devils Spring Cohort by December 31

Posted by on Dec 3, 2018 in Competitions, Customize your experience |

The Venture Devils Program is now accepting applications for our 2019 Spring A Cohort.

The ASU Venture Devils program supports you in turning your ideas into reality with startup support. Venture Devils provides access to:

  • Mentoring from experienced entrepreneurs
  • Venture development workspaces
  • Funding opportunities
  • A network of fellow Sun Devil entrepreneurs

This opportunity is open to ASU student, faculty, staff and alumni as well as community members! Those who apply now will be eligible to compete in the Spring 2019 Pitch Playoffs for their share of over $250,000 in seed grant funding.

Apply to Venture Devils before Monday, December 31, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.

Learn more about ASU Venture Devils Startup Funding Network.

Need more info? Email VentureDevils@asu.edu to learn more about your eligibility and next steps.

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